What Mountain Home is About

This blog will be the chronicles of my adventure into modern homesteading in beautiful West Virginia. It's always best to start from the beginning, which is where I am. I've got nothing akin to a homestead at this moment. My home looks like a perfectly ordinary suburban home, but I'm inviting you all to join me during its metamorphosis and my journey into the wonderful world of the homestead.

You can follow me through the ups and downs, triumphs and disappointments as I strive to achieve my ultimate life goals. I want to know where my food is coming from and what goes into it, and I want to be as self-sufficient as I can manage. This isn't a short-term goal. It's going to be expensive, challenging, hard work, and ultimately rewarding. Let my story begin...