The roots of martial arts date back to roughly fifteenth century China. In thousands of years, the various forms of martial arts have scored a high popularity all over the world among adolescents, elders, and children. The art is also a great means of unarmed combating or self-defense, which makes martial arts the best choice […]
WARNING: This soap is nearly black—and with a little more Alkanet Root Powder, it would be even more so. My Mystic Soap also has a smoky, sensual, slightly “hippy” scent. I love it! I once had a lady order a whole block of it from me! But….some people don’t care for it. If you don’t […]
It’s been a long time coming but finally I’ve got around to taking some pictures of our tiny house or what we call our Rustic Cabin in the woods. It’s a nice place to go when we are done with our homestead chores.
If you think straw bale homes mean rodents, rotting straw, fire or other similar disasters, please insulate with something that you are comfortable with. That said, if you *are* interested in straw bale, let’s consider the pros and cons, we think the pros far outweigh any cons. We even discuss the big bad wolf!
We have spent about 2 years on our farm now and have gotten to the point where we are ready to build a house. It took about that long to get a feel for the best siting and to get various other prerequisite projects completed, such as a barn to store the straw bales. This […]
Have you thought about making your own herbal first aid kit, but then felt overwhelmed with deciding which herbs and remedies to use? You might think it’s too much trouble and expense, but creating a homemade herbal first aid kit really doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Herbal remedies are a truly wonderful way […]