We are in the very first stages of breaking ground on our future homestead. Starting this phase in our lives is incredibly exciting and sometimes feels overwhelming. Follow us along the journey and help cheer us on! Knowing there are others out there who have been through the experiences helps an incredible amount
Western Red Cedar and Oregon grape are two incredibly powerful medicinal plants and when combined together they create an excellent treatment for colds, flus, and a host of other ailments. Bring these two plant allies a little closer, see what they have to offer and maybe you will find a place for them in your […]
The method of building with earthbags offers an incredibly strong, safe and ecologically sound way to build structures in a vast array of sizes and shapes with the potential to last many times longer than typical construction methods. Earthbag construction has a lot to offer anyone who wants to put up very strong walls with […]
Usnea is a beautiful tree lichen that grows in regions across the world. It is very easy to identify and very easy to bring into your life as a healing medicinal herb with powerful antibiotic properties. Learn the many benefits of this ally and how to use it in your own home.
If you have oak trees near you, then you have access to a great bounty of food and medicine. If you want to learn more about how to take advantage of all the oak has to offer, here is an introduction to identifying oak trees, best harvesting practices, preperation and the many beneficial properties of […]