Author Archives: Erin O'Neill

About Erin O'Neill

Hi, my name is Erin O'Neill. I am a part time urban homesteader and a full time homemaker and new mom. I enjoy canning my own food, crafting, raising chickens and working my bit of land. This blog is for anyone who wants to hear about the day to day struggles and successes of incorporating the old ways of life back into today's busy world.

Beautiful Spring!


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Good Stuff Brewin

Worm Compost. Chicken Soup. Yum.

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Spring Has Started

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River’s Hope Chest

Here in our home we are both old fashioned and modern. We carry on old traditions, while participating in the digital global  world happening around us.   Each of our three children and stepchildren have received a hope chest filled with … Continue reading

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Winter Holidays 2017

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This October, just before Día de las Muertes, our Family Dog Rudy passed away. He was almost 15 years old and had had bone cancer for nine months. He spent the summer and fall lounging under his big Doug Fir … Continue reading

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