Peaceful Revolutionist

I am a homesteader creating a sustainable envioronment for my family. Changing everything that society's tells you is normal is a huge step, but in a direction that leads to happiness and a wealth of health. Join me in learning new ways to create a healthy, happy life while doing it and SAVING money!

The Beginning to an End!

About 12 years ago I was told I have a degenerative disease which lurked in the discs of my vertebrae. In one ear and out the other. I was young, strong, and perfectly fine. As I went about my "make everyone happy" mode of life, I never really cared too much about taking care of the most important person in my life...me. This is an extremely hard concept for mothers. We tend to make sure everyone else in the family has their needs met, down to the family pets....more
Can't wait to read more! How fortunate you are to have such a life style change, most people ...more

Change can be painless!!

I have been in the  corporate mangement profession for many years. I have worked with families and teens as a youthpastor, and even taught 3rd and 4th graders. I have held two jobs concurrently and have spent hours upon hours away from home, so consumed with providing the security I have always been told I must do, and have learned from the examples of our society that is set before us. I must say, I was pretty good at making money for everyone else, because it seemed no matter how hard I worked, I never had enough to pay for all the "things" in my life....more