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When describing an earthworm to someone who has never seen one, it sounds like you are describing a creature that is too good to be true and can’t possibly exist. They don’t have any ears, eyes, or a nose, but…

Heirloom Vegetables
Flowerpot Farming
Compost: cooking a meal for your garden

Self-Sufficiency

Chicken
The amount of hormones, antibiotics and similar junk that has been fed, injected and sprayed onto the food that makes up the…
Backyard Chickens?
Frugal Parenting
Chicken Facts
Chickens in the City
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey
Urban Homesteading in Cape Town

Food

Preserving Summer’s Bounty

If you want to become more self-sufficient in your kitchen, it makes sense to extend this self-reliance beyond the kitchen…

Kneading Dough
Home-Baked Bread
Dried Mushrooms
Drying Foods at Home
Using residual heat for cooking
Energy Efficiency in your Kitchen