Three Bean Venison Chili is a staple in our house and a meal we eat at least once a month. It is a healthy, hearty meal we eat year round and one that freezes well. You can also substitute ground beef in this recipe if you are not a hunting family like ours and don’t […]
Distilling removes minerals and turns dirty water into safe drinking water. But, that’s not all distilled water is good for! You can use it in your fish tank, in your iron and more! Learn how to distil water!
After watching the “Back to Eden” film, we were convinced that creating a sustainable permaculture using tree-limb mulch was the way to go, and we set about finding a source. We located a source, and they promised to deliver. So we waited…and waited…and waited. This post describes the wait.
The Strawbale Studio is an educational center in Oxford, MI that teaches people about natural building and other sustainability skills. See examples of buildings that can be constructed from the ground beneath your feet! They’re beautiful, too!
You know what you want to grow in your garden this year, but you’ve never started seeds indoors. Here are some simple steps that can help you on your way to cultivating an abundant vegetable garden.
If you want to add chickens to your backyard flock the cheapest way to get them is as mail-order day old chicks. See our experience with our favorite chicken hatchery!