Old Fashioned On Purpose
Old Fashioned On Purpose
Jill Winger
Welcome to the Old-Fashioned on Purpose podcast, where ambitious people master the art of returning to their roots.Have you found yourself disenchanted with society, wishing you could opt-out of the rate race? Perhaps you’re craving a life that’s meaningful and tangible— a life where you can create and produce instead of merely consume?I’m Jill Winger— best-selling author and long-time homesteader. Over the last 10 years, I’ve helped thousands of families create more connection, grow amazing organic food, and find the ultimate fulfillment through an old-fashioned lifestyle. If you're a trailblazer, maverick, homesteader, modern-pioneer, or backyard farmer, you've found your tribe. Join me every Monday and Thursday as we dive deep into topics that will help you launch your homestead, grow your business, and ultimately give you the purposeful lifestyle you've always wanted.
S4 E9:  Make Your Own Homestead Medicine (with Amy Fewell)
While modern medicine can provide tremendous benefits, it doesn't always provide the best or most helpful solution.  While I have some experience working with things like essential oils, I'm not what someone would call an expert in alternative...
Apr 15
39 min
S4 E8:  How to Use a Greenhouse for Increased Food Security
While Christian and I had dreamed of building a greenhouse for nearly 10 years, when it came time to plan for it the process was so overwhelming that we gave up. While we were able to eventually finish our green house, it didn't happen until connected...
Apr 12
50 min
S4 E7:  How to Stay Warm (and Cook!) When the Power Goes Out
This might sound obvious to say, but most of us never even think about heat until the power goes out.  Feeling that winter cold starting to creep in can be a really unsettling feeling if your sole source of heat is from the power grid.  Thankfully,...
Apr 8
22 min
S4 E6:  The Simple Formula for Planning a Year's Worth of Vegetables
No matter if you're a new gardener or a seasoned veteran, I can guarantee you've struggled with figuring out how much to actually plant. How do I know? I struggled with this problem for years. No matter how much I searched online, I could never find an...
Apr 5
25 min
S4 E5: Creative Off-Grid Water Systems with (Amber Bradshaw)
I must admit, while I fancy myself as being quite knowledgable as a homesteader, there is one area in particular I didn't have the slightest clue how to tackle. Although I had a good grasp on heating and cooking without electric, I had no idea what to...
Apr 1
45 min
S4 E4: Creating a Sustainable Off-Grid Homestead with (Amber Bradshaw)
What do you do when the power goes out?  For most of us, this is something we never think about and generally take for granted.  However, the recent events in Texas and in some other areas of the country have re-enforced my interest in becoming...
Mar 29
1 hr 2 min
S4 E3:  Closing the Loop with Dairy & Eggs (with Kate Schat)
Eggs and dairy are certainly no stranger to this podcast. However, even with all my experience, I've never been able to figure out how to keep things going year-after-year without heading back to the store. In order to help solve this very problem, in...
Mar 25
48 min
S4 E2:  How to Never Buy Meat at the Store Again
What if you could never buy meat at the grocery store again?  When I ask that question, I don't mean that the grocery store stopped selling meat.  I mean, what if you could create your own self-sustaining source of meat that continued to produce...
Mar 22
48 min
S4 E1:  It's Time to Buck the System
Whether it's toilet paper flying off the shelves or a historic winter storm in Texas, the past year has taught me that the systems society has created for us don't always work as designed in times of need. While us homesteaders already act outside the...
Mar 18
16 min
S4 Bonus:  The 3 Biggest Mistakes I Made in my Homestead Business
While we're getting ready to hit spring time and there's all sorts of exciting things happening on the homestead, I thought now was a great time to hit on something I always receive a ton of questions about.  When you look at what Christian and I have...
Mar 15
28 min
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