Did you know that it doesn’t take much space to grow a hearty amount of your own food? You don’t have to have a few acres in the country to have a big garden. Gardening doesn’t have to mean hours slaving in the hot sun to weed and care for rows and rows! No matter […]
Learning to become an urban homesteader is all about the art of making do with what you have, where you are and going forward into a dream. A dream where you can take care of yourself, grow your own food, and be “one with” the world around you. Pursued in different ways around the world […]
Hey guys, welcome to my home and urban homestead. This summer I shared an in-depth kitchen tour with Lindsay from Cultivate Nourishing, but knew in the back of my mind that you voyeurs would like to peek inside my kitchen, too. Let’s head into the kitchen and get down to business, shall we?
Once in a while, every homesteader comes across the score of a lifetime. In this case, it’s an antique cast iron wood stove, perfect for The Sustainable Couple’s urban homestead. Check out this photo tutorial for a step-by-step guide on refinishing and restoring a cast iron wood stove, to be installed in a garage.
Whenever I tell people about my folks’ Urban Homestead, I usually get the deer-in-the-headlights look when I mention the 38 fruit trees and master garden in a regular city lot. That’s why I want to post a bunch of photos we took during our recent summer trip up north to give you a feel for […]
A bounty between two covers! Take a peek into Angela England’s comprehensive backyard farming guide and see why it is a definite for your homesteading shelf!