A Short History Of Tiny Homes

The tiny home has become a big part of the sustainable living movement and it can often seem that these homes are a modern invention. In fact, the tiny home is much older than that! When you choose to live…

What is Green Woodworking?

Green woodworking is not a clever name for “environmentally friendly woodwork”.  Instead, it refers to an ancient practice of woodworking which just so happens to be more eco-friendly than many modern practices.  This is what you need to know.  What…

Guide To Wild Mushrooms

There are thousands of wild mushroom species in America but you can’t eat them all. Sadly, many mushroom species are too fibrous to chew easily or too small to be worth foraging for.  However, this still leaves hundreds of potentially…

Pros & Cons of Reclaimed Wood

There’s a lot of upside to using reclaimed wood. It’s eco-friendly and it’s usually beautiful. But there are also some things you need to consider before opting for reclaimed wood. So, let’s take a look at the pros and cons…

Our 10 Favorite Homesteading Blogs

There’s a new craze sweeping the nation and it’s awesome.  Yes, it’s homesteading and that’s why we’ve put together a list of our favorite homesteading blogs.  Whether you’re homesteading in the suburbs, in the city, or in your backyard, there’s…