What is Texas Homesteader About?
This blog is dedicated to sharing the experiences of a family in Texas living a more self-sufficient existence in the 21st century. They garden, raise their own animals, make their own soap, grind flour, etc. It will be updated five days a week with articles, recipes, and/or stories.
Who is Lara DeHaven?
The content on this blog is produced by Lara DeHaven. She is a homesteading and homeschooling mom of five children. Lara grew up on a small ranch/farm while learning the skills necessary for country living. Later, she graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in English with a Spanish minor. She taught Spanish in public schools for five years. Lara and her husband have been homesteading for years while raising their family together. Not only are they teaching these skills to their children, but Lara wants to inspire others to be more self-sufficient.