The first loads of mulch weren’t big enough to cover either of the garden plots, but there was enough to do SOMETHING, right? How about covering a muddy walkway?
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!
After waiting for what seemed like FOREVER, the first loads of mulch finally arrived! We couldn’t have been more excited, and judging by my conversation with the folks dumping the mulch, neither could they!
When we bought our first homestead – one acre of land with a 50 year old farm house in Mission, BC — about a 45 minute commute from Mr. Joybilee’s work, we thought we had arrived. We were in our mid 20s with our first baby and making decisions about housing and employment that are […]