Homesteading is not just about producing food, and producing food is not the only source of income for a homestead.
I see people ask how do others go about “affording” the homestead life. They know how much they currently spend to pay their bills and comforts and they presume that they need to produce the same income they meet now in order to pay the same expenses they have right now – but that isn’t so.
So, let’s look beyond food production. How can we afford to homestead?