So…I caved (or rather, my husband did). I got chickens. Our friends who were relocating from a house into an apartment offered them to us and…well, that’s pretty much the whole story. Now, technically, I’m not supposed to have them in my neighborhood, but I find they’re relatively low-profile. As with everything, there are pros…
How to build a basic A-frame, from start to finish.
Quick tutorial on growing potatoes in tires.
Whew, it’s been a while! Had a family emergency, and the whole world sort of dropped away for a bit. But, I’m back. Our winter garden is growing well. We’ve got lettuces, cabbage, mustard greens, bok choy, onions, kohl rabi…lots of stuff! The green beans lived out their life and withered with the chill, and…
Working on the winter garden, tearing up the summer garden, and planting a new fruit tree – the loquat tree.
A quick intro to IUDs and menstrual cups as ways to both save the environment and money!
Why buy a lunch when you can save money and the environment by bringing one?
Starting our winter garden, and trying out vertical gardening as a space-saver.
How to build a solar oven.