We moved to country living in 2011. Since then we have learnt so much about living on a property and what is required to manage a homestead. We are childless, but living in the bush and on property really is a great place for kids to grow up, and even moreso, for adults to have space away from the hustle and bustle. This is not to say that there aren’t some challenges, but challenges do arise and they are often fun and interesting to solve. There is so much to say about living on a farmlet, and here is where I’ll talk about some of the challenges and always about the benefits.
With the impending La Nina coming for this wet season, there is no better time to look at your property preparedness and make sure you are ready for emergency situations. Read on to find out what you need to do during short-term power outages and how to best prepare.