Co-Host of Small Scale Life Podcast
Tommy Cakes has hosted 216 Episodes.
Full Moon Energy and 2022 Guiding Words
February 23rd, 2022 | 58 mins 4 secs
In this episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, Julie and I talk with Maria the Intuitive Energy Healer about the Full Moon Energies, the importance of community, and our 2022 Guiding Words
Top 10 Surprises Moving to the Country
February 17th, 2022 | 36 mins 38 secs
diy, financial freedom, gardening, homesteading, resilience, simple living
For our 200th Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, Julie and I talk about the Top 10 Surprises Moving to the Country from the City/Suburbs.
Creating Heritage Meals and Deep Roots with Adam Rick
February 9th, 2022 | 57 mins 8 secs
debt free life, escape velocity, financial freedom, side hustle, small business
In this 199th Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, Adam Rick and I are talking about Creating Heritage Meals and Deep Roots in Central Wisconsin. I like to call this episode “All Roads Lead to Oxford, Wisconsin.”
Grass Fed Farm Business with Adam Rick
January 20th, 2022 | 1 hr 9 mins
homesteading, regenerative agriculture, small business
I talk with Adam Rick about his Grass Fed Farm Business in Wisconsin. Adam is a partner in and salesman for an Amish co-op. This co-op is beyond a grass fed farm: they are focusing on using principles and protocols of Regenerative Agriculture to raise chickens, pork and cows.
Monetizing Your Homestead with Brian Aleksivich
January 15th, 2022 | 1 hr 26 mins
escape velocity, financial freedom, homesteading, side hustle, small business
My guest on the Small Scale Life Podcast this week is Brian Aleksivich from the LOTS Project and our Fireside Freedom Podcast! We are talking about monetizing your homestead
Our Journey to Driftless Oaks Farm
January 6th, 2022 | 49 mins 50 secs
financial freedom, gardening. diy, homesteading, simple living
In this 196th Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, Julie and I discuss our journey to Driftless Oaks Farm. We discuss Eagles Ridge, why we started looking for property again and finding Driftless Oaks Farm.
Revisiting Gratitude: Putting It into Action
December 10th, 2021 | 18 mins 36 secs
In this episode, I revisit gratitude and discuss how I put it into action this week with three people in my life.
Gratitude Practice: How to Start Expressing Gratitude
December 1st, 2021 | 18 mins 11 secs
In this episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, I am going to talk about starting my gratitude practice after writing Practicing Gratitude for the Good, the Bad and the Ugly in October 2020 and how I am going to improve that practice. I also give you four tips to start your own gratitude practice. Remember: less is more; keep it simple!
Halloween Livestream: Breaking the Silence
October 31st, 2021 | 25 mins
escape velocity, finances, folk, food, homesteading, resilience, simple living
In this episode, I break my silence and restart the Small Scale Life Podcast! I talk about our new farm in Western Wisconsin and starting to live at our farm.
Go with the Flow; Our 10 Step Plan for Difficult Times
May 27th, 2021 | 37 mins 29 secs
escape velocity, homesteading, resilience, simple living
In this episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, Tom talks about "going with the flow" and how he is developing a 10 step plan to navigate the rapids, waterfalls and log jams in life.
5 Lessons Learned from Our Stair Project Failure
May 4th, 2021 | 32 mins 11 secs
diy, homesteading, how to, lessons learned, life lessons, resilience, what is resilience
In this Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, I provide an Eagles Ridge Update: Community, House Project and Stair Project. I talk about 5 Lessons Learned from our stair project failure that can be applied to our lives: relationships, jobs, money, tasks, DIY projects and even social media.
Homestead Hunting and Liberty All Day Long with Letti Loo
March 24th, 2021 | 1 hr 7 mins
homestead, homesteading podcast, simple living
On this 189th Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, I am talking homestead hunting, Roberts Rules, grounding and gardening with Letti Loo from the Liberty All Day Blog, Podcast and Vlog.
Introduction: How to Start Gardening
March 15th, 2021 | 35 mins 10 secs
gardening, homesteading, podcast
If you feel this way, this new How to Start Gardening Series is for you. I am designing this series for people starting from scratch and with a clean canvas. My goal is to reduce the confusion and help you successfully grow plants and vegetables.
Our Time is Finite; Prepare for a Season of Change!
March 2nd, 2021 | 41 mins 6 secs
homesteading, resilience, simple living
On this 187th Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, I discuss about how Our Time is Finite as we enter a Season of Change here at Small Scale Life. Spring 2021 is coming, and there will be a lot happening on Eagles Ridge, Small Scale Gardening, Small Scale Life and in our lives.
Raise Your Vibes with Maria the Energy Healer
February 17th, 2021 | 1 hr 33 mins
energy, energy healing, resilience, rewilding, spirituality, wellness
This episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast is all about How to Raise You Vibes with Maria the Energy Healer.
The Struggle is Real; Find Your Lighthouse
February 12th, 2021 | 19 mins 30 secs
mindset, resilience, simple living, wellness
On this 185th Episode of the Small Scale Life Podcast, let’s put on our Captain’s hat, hoist the sails and grab the charts and a glass. After all, its time to discuss When the Struggle is Real, Find Your Lighthouse to skirt the rocks and find better seas or a safe harbor.