EP. 23 Homesteading Hacks That Will Save You Money

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There are so many different ways that homesteading can save you + your family money…whether it be with planting a few small herbs in a pot or replacing one time use products like paper towels. Erin Tannehill from The Tannehill Homestead is sharing her favorite hacks that will not only help you be more intentional + environmentally friendly, but also save you a ton of money!


In this episode, Sami + Erin talk about:

  • Erin’s favorite money saving hacks

  • How homesteading can save your family money

  • How to be more environmentally friendly in your home

  • How to be more energy efficient in your home

  • Homesteading tips for beginners

  • The mindset behind repurpose, reuse, recycle, or replace

Memorable Quotes:

“While you’re trying to be more responsible and environmentally friendly, and just the homesteading principle of going back to the basics...it also can create a more thoughtful perception.” -Erin

“You’re being so intentional with how much money you’re spending, how environmentally friendly the item is, how useful it is on the minimalism side, how thoughtful it is...it’s just a nice little package of intentional living.” -Sami

“I think that’s just the root of all of it...just being intentional with everything that you’re doing, and that can help you in so many different aspects.”

“Repurpose, reuse, recycle, or replace.” -Erin  

“Start small. Start with one project.” -Erin

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Who is our guest?


Erin Tannehill is the founder of The Tannehill Homestead. She’s a wife, a career women, + a caretaker to their ever-changing homestead that’s home to their two fur babies, a flock of chickens, + more! Her mission is to help you remove distractions from your life to enjoy a simpler lifestyle. 

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