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Rockin' The "No Poo" a Year Later

So as promised I said I would give an update on how I’ve been rockin’ this amazing no-poo method. I’ve been at this for a little over a year now and while I  949 more words


Vermicompost is ”  the practice of using worms to break down food scraps. The resulting material is a mix of worm castings and decomposed food scraps,” taken from Google. 300 more words


Mr/Mrs. Know It All

Be self-sufficient, but accept that you can not do everything on your own. As much as some people shy away from aid from others, it is necessary in our lives. 89 more words


Why We Choose to Homestead

Some people may think we are crazy.  Some may be envious.  Mostly, everyone wants to know WHY.

Here is the deal, guys.  The husband and I both feel strongly about what we want to put in our bodies.   344 more words


Little trip north

Well after the Easter rally I have sat on Mel’s path and it has been cold.  I have had the fire going most mornings and sometimes at night.  1,443 more words

Signs From Nature

Mother Nature works in mysterious ways.  I have always been fascinated by weather and that other-worldly feeling the air sometimes gets right before a storm.  Humans are not known for being overly in tune with their surroundings.   432 more words


Nettle Fertiliser

Despite their weedy, stingy reputation, nettles are actually a really useful addition to your garden. Yes, they can be a pain to get rid of (and certainly painful if you get stung!), but they’re also jam-packed with nutrients like iron, potassium, magnesium and calcium. 548 more words