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For gardeners with a bit of unused space and a little ambition, keyhole gardens are ideal. They work like an organic recycling tank, using your food and garden waste as fuel to grow vegetables! Keyhole gardens are a mix between…

Heirloom Vegetables
Compost: cooking a meal for your garden
Gardening with Worms


Fresh Eggs
When people think of chickens, they picture tractors and ploughed land as far as the eye can see. Well, I’m here to…
Sustainable Poultry
Urban Homesteading in Cape Town
Chickens in the City
Chicken Facts
Frugal Parenting
The Freeman Family’s Sustainable Journey


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…

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