May 23rd, 2018 | 6 mins 45 secs
focus, goals, healthy living, live simply, midweek motivation, mindset, simple living, small scale life podcast, stop distractions
This week, Tommy is on the road and is broadcasting from somewhere near the Front Range in Colorado. In this episode, Tommy discusses how you should always stop distractions and focus on the people and places around you.
May 22nd, 2018 | 34 mins 28 secs
compost, garden, grow what you eat, homestead, rain gutter grow systems, raised beds, seedlings, seeds, soils, square foot gardening, trellis, urban gardening, urban homestead; 2018 vegetable garden season, vertical gardening, wicking beds
This podcast is all about starting my 2018 vegetable gardening season, and if you think that everything is rainbows and unicorns, you are wrong. I had immediate trouble including rotting raised beds, dead plants and rabbits. Can anyone relate to this?
May 10th, 2018 | 6 mins 8 secs
community, family, friends, healthy lifestyle, life lessons, midweek motivation, mindset, nature, small scale life podcast, turn off social media
Gary Vee recently said that the cell phone is the remote control of today’s society, and your activity on Social Media is nothing more than the reality shows of our current year. Why not turn off Social Media, put down the cell phone, and enjoy people and nature instead?
May 8th, 2018 | 35 mins 48 secs
compost, earth day, earth day tip, earth day tip teach gardening, garden, grow what you eat, homestead, lessons learned from starting seeds, rain gutter grow systems, raised beds, seedlings, seeds, soils, square foot gardening, starting seeds, teach gardening, trellis, urban gardening, urban homestead, vertical gardening, wicking beds
As part of Earth Day Week, I went to a local elementary school and presented about the three basic elements needed for gardening: light, water and soil. For those of you who want to make a difference in a student’s life while helping the planet, my Earth Day Tip is Teach Gardening.
May 2nd, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
how to start, how to start a lifestyle business, kevin geary, lifestyle business, online business, rebooted body, six figure grind, small business
Kevin Geary and I discuss how to start a lifestyle business that allows you to put some of that stress at ease by earning extra income while charting your own destiny from almost anywhere on this planet.
April 11th, 2018 | 42 mins 23 secs
bellcast, dallas half acre farm, interview, market garden, michael bell, podcast; profitable urban farming, small business, small scale life podcast, urban farm, urban farming
Micheal Bell returns to the Small Scale Life Podcast to discuss progress at his urban farm in Dallas, Texas. Michael and I discuss a number of topics including the great weather in Texas right now (and the crappy weather in Minnesota), what he has planted and some of his profitable urban farming strategies.
April 5th, 2018 | 5 mins 2 secs
4 tips to keep going; fun to done, completing goals, completing projects, goals, healthy lifestyle, how to complete goals; be ready, keep going, life lessons, midweek motivation, mindset, new years resolutions, small scale life podcast
Here is a question for you to ponder: would you be ready to drop everything and go if opportunity knocks? If you are, you might have an opportunity of a lifetime. This episode is all about the lessons learned from a local accountant turned Superman for the Chicago Blackhawks.
April 4th, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
debt free, declutter, giving, goals, intentional living, living simple, mindset, minimalism, reduce debt, simple life, simple living, small scale life podcast, sustainable living
in this episode, we are coming back to discuss one of the 5 steps in more detail. We are going to discuss How to Declutter to make a Simple and Intentional Life,
April 2nd, 2018 | 25 mins 34 secs
compost, do it yourself, garden, grow lights for indoor plants. grow lights, grow what you eat, homestead, how to, how to start seeds indoors for spring gardens, rain gutter grow systems, raised beds, seedlings, seeds, soils, square foot gardening, trellis, urban gardening, vertical gardening, wicking beds
In this podcast, I will discuss grow lights and my inexpensive grow light stand made out of scrap wood and extra materials. At the same time, I will discuss leggy seedlings and how to solve that problem.
March 26th, 2018 | 34 mins 54 secs
compost, do it yourself, garden, grow what you eat, homestead, how to, how to start seeds indoors for spring gardens, rain gutter grow systems, raised beds, seedlings, seeds, soils, square foot gardening, trellis, urban gardening, vertical gardening, wicking beds
Welcome to Spring 2018! It is time to plant seeds and grow some seedlings! In this post and episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, I am going to set up an indoor gardening area and start seeds indoors for spring gardens.