The Best Things In Life Happen On The Other Side Of Your Comfort Zone

“The Best Things In Life Happen On The Other Side Of Your Comfort Zone” by Tammy Trayer

Don’t wait for the perfect moment…   Take that first step, that’s all it takes….


Helping Your Family Deal With Unexpected Illness

We typically write and video things that are happening on the homestead to share and educate our audience.  This is a bit of a different season for us.  Although we still have projects and we are living life, we are also dealing with an unexpected setback and illness.  This season has also brought lessons to […]

How To Be A Blessing To Others

Illness, chronic illnesses and disease are extremely tough things to go through.  They are life changers, affecting each person differently physically, emotionally, mentally and even spiritually.  You need to remember that it affects not only the individual, but also their families.  So many people feel alone and that God has given up on them or […]

Mountain Woman Radio

Mountain Woman Radio is available every Wednesday either on our website or iTunes. Mountain Woman Radio is  loaded with inspiration, encouragement and knowledge on self-reliance, preparedness, sustainability, homesteading, off-grid living, wilderness survival, day to day life, autism, traditional and primitive skills, gardening, canning and so much more.  Not to mention, there are guests from all […]

Trayer Wilderness Off-Grid Homestead Tour With Beyond Off Grid

Homesteading Traditionally Off-Grid Today ~ Preparedness & Survival For Tomorrow

It was a great honor and privilege to be a part of the Beyond Off Grid Summit/Webinars. As you all know, we feel very led to share our knowledge, skills and inspiration in these uncertain times. We decided to give you a tour of your homestead, show you around a bit and offer some tips […]

Grieving A Loss

It is a fact of life, we are made from dirt and we will return to dirt. We were born and are destined to die at the time God has planned for us. “All go unto one place; all are of the dust, and all turn to dust again.”  Ecclesiastes 3:20 KJV As a Christian, […]

Podcast #101: Interview with April Lewis, author of The Beginner’s Guide To Zero Waste Cooking

May 27th, 2015: In today’s show I had the privilege to speak with April Lewis of and author of The Beginner’s Guide To Zero Waste Cooking.   Her website is a blessing to so many, but especially to the single Mom of today’s world.  She offers inspiration, hope, guidance, advice and support.  April has even offered […]

Review: Aftermath by LeAnn Edmondson

A Story Of Survival

LeAnn sure got my attention with this book.  There have only been two other authors that I need to pre-plan when I will read their books and that is Cathy Bryant and Robert Vera, but LeAnn has joined them with her 1st book Aftermath.  I was hooked from the first page and really had a […]

Review: Crossroads by Cathy Bryant

I would like to introduce you to my FAVORITE #1 Best Selling Christian fiction author, Cathy Bryant.   I had never found an author that has caused me to be so extremely cautious as to when I pick up their books until I read Cathy Bryant’s first book about two years ago!!  Now let me […]

Simple Life Sunday #65 Featuring Nature or Nurture? & 5 Thrifty Activities For You And Your Children

Thanks so much for joining me for Simple Life Sunday.  Grab your cup of tea or coffee and sit down with me and join me while I look through all the wonderful posts everyone has shared! Before you leave be sure to share one of your favorite posts. I’d like to take the time today […]

Simple Life Sunday Blog Hop