Hale bales are iconic of farming, but one of the limitations of keeping animals on a city lot is figuring out how to store them. Whole hay bales are easy to stack in the corner of a garage, shed, or coop, but once you open it up a hay bale or straw bale, it will […]
Colony raising rabbits isn’t hard, but there are a few considerations that can make setting up a rabbit colony go more smoothly. When I brought home our American Chinchilla breeding trio, I had researched raising meat rabbits extensively. I knew I wanted to raise my rabbits in a colony. I found good information on the […]
Growing your own food is fun, but the really special part comes when you sit down to the dinner table and the main course is something you grew yourself. Potatoes are a great crop for small spaces, because they can be grown in containers. They are also super easy to cook with. There are so […]
Maybe you woke up this morning and your dryer decided to be stupid. Perhaps you usually hang your clothes outside to dry, but it’s raining cats and dogs. Whatever the reason, sometimes you just have to line dry clothes indoors. Line drying clothes in winter isn’t so bad if you live in a fairly dry […]
Many grocery store produce items can be planted and grown from home. An easy and attractive one to grow is ginger.
A little creativity gave this broken futon a new purpose in life.