I am very aware of the amount of water we have been putting through the washing machine with all the household laundry we were doing. I figured if we could capture the grey water and send it to the plants, it would solve both the issue of flooding out our sewerage field with too much […]
Do you have a small house with minimal storage? Need a little something to store your daily things? We built a small entry hall shelf with hooks for keys, coats, bars and more! Takes up small space and works great! This article breaks down this simple project from start to finish.
Wants to plant a fruit tree, you live in a small urban space, not sure what to do? This article will help you look at what you can plant where you are! Enjoy the fruits of your labor with home grown fruit off your own tree!!!
How many lists have you seen of “Homesteading Skills?” There are so many little things that make up the way of life we refer to as homesteading or sustainable living. It seems that each area requires a skill or knowledge base in yet another area. We are not out to do it all or mark […]
Tinctures are a great and easy way to extract the vital, medicinal constituents of plants and make them more accessible to humans. This simple step-by-step guide will show you two methods of measuring, making, and prescribing herbal tinctures.
How ugly is this? Wait until you see the “After” photo! See how we transformed this scary stairwell in just one weekend. Now it’s a country looking staircase, with wood features! Patching and painting stairwells is always an awful job, mostly because of the wall height. We were determined we were only doing this job […]