Homesteady - Stories of homesteading farming hunting and fishing
About This Show
Have you ever dreamt of starting a farm? Do you picture living on a homestead, gardening and raising chickens? Do you love foraging for wild edibles? Do you spent the fall season, in the crisp autumn wood hunting for wild game? Is your perfect morning spent drifting downriver, fishing for the night's dinner?
Homesteady is a show that focuses on living a more sustainable life. We talk about all the ways a modern Homesteader can put food on the table, from the fields, streams, gardens and woodlands. Our roads may be rocky, but with the right skills and knowledge we can make Homesteady.
Most Recent Episode
How To Farm or Homestead When You Have No Extra Money
6 days ago
“It doesn’t matter where you start: you can find acres of diamonds no matter where you are at.” Are you excited for this new year? Or are you thinking, "This year, I want to REALLY homestead, but I don't have the money." Your concern is valid. Growing a farm- or farm business- does require money. So how do you do it if you don’t have any money? On this episode of Homesteady, we look at the steps it takes to walk away from a "typical" job and responsibly take charge of your finances- and your life. John Pugliano, of The Wealthsteading Podcast, and owner of Investable wealth, LLC, currently runs, "independent investment advisory firm that specializes in helping clients build wealth with active portfolio management." John’s clients start with an investment portfolio of $250,000 to invest. Oh wait, you don’t have an extra $250K hanging around? Here's a secret: John didn't start out that way either. "To me, wealth means freedom."-John Pugliano, The Wealthsteading Podcast In our first interview, John shares with us his Seven Lessons to Building Wealth. Lesson One: It doesn't matter where you start. John comes from Western Pennsylvania- mining country. My father passed away when I was six months old, passed away unexpectedly of an annurism. Learned a very important lesson from his dad: Find value wherever you are. In many ways, I was a slow starter, but at the same time I was constantly improving myself and building my wealth. It doesn't matter where your start from, as long as long as you start at that point and move and advance from there. Lesson Two: Identifying what wealth actually is. "My perception of wealth is that wealth is just an extension of your life. You are trading your time for money and the reason you build wealth is so you have more control over your time." John shares that when you have investments, you are really building "time in reserve." The goal is not to be rich in money, but to be able to enjoy your passions in life while maintaining your responsibilities- to care for yourself, your family and loved ones. Lesson Three: Don
Rated 5 out of
Inspirational and fun!
Love the stories from the homestead! It's fun to hear about farming, and all things outdoors and the stories shared are great!
Date published: 2014-07-29
Rated 5 out of
I've enjoyed the podcast. Went back and I've listened to all the episodes. Can't wait till the next one! Keep them coming!
Date published: 2015-02-04