A Cord of Three Strands is Not Easily Broken

The Old Painted Flywheel

Much of the Higher Octave audience would consider themselves “self-reliant” or “self-sufficient”, or at least striving to be so. I, too, am in that camp. But a series of recent personal events has caused me to consider a balance to this approach to life.

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Selecting a Homestead Location – Evaluating a Specific Property 2/2

This episode wraps up the series on Selecting a Homestead Location. Evaluating a specific property is key to getting your ideal homestead location. To get the most out of this episode or others in this series, I suggest you go back and start at the beginning, Core Values.

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Selecting a Homestead Location – Evaluating a Specific Property 1/2

Evaluating a Specific Property

When selecting a homestead, evaluating a specific property is where the rubber meets the road. So far, you have invested time and effort into:

  1. Core Values
  2. Counting the Costs
  3. Choosing a Region 
  4. Finding Your Property 

When evaluating a specific property, that work can now begin to pay off.

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Selecting a Homestead Location – Finding Your Property

Finding your property can be a great field trip

Though it can take some time, finding your property can be fun. And it can be rewarding in other ways. There is no hurry. There are always deals to be had. Time spent up front can refine your features list and build familiarity with the market, which will help you identify a truly good deal. We’ll take a look at some ways to help in your homestead search.

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Selecting a Homestead Location – Core Values

Why Should We Consider Our Core Values?

Core Values
Core Values

Our core values will determine what we will actually do, not what we hope or say we will do. They are often unconscious, but influence us nonetheless. They do not change easily, especially when we are unaware of them. Ensuring our homestead selection matches up with our core values will help lead to our success in our selection of a homestead. Core values are not something tangible that one can put a finger on. They are internal. They can be a little slippery.

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2014-08-21 Generator & Well Pump Fixed

I’ve posted a bunch of problems of late. I’m actually kinda embarrassed by such negativity. There’s so much for us to be thankful. We are very blessed. This post has a couple of positive developments. First, not included in the video, the diesel generator is now working. Seems that it just had some bad fuel. … Read more2014-08-21 Generator & Well Pump Fixed

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