Do you like to reuse and repurpose? Well, here is a new use for abandoned houses!
This traditional get-together makes new home owners feel welcome in the community.
With a little imagination, you can find art even in a woodpile.
You want to build a straw bale house? He'll huff and he'll puff! Oh yeah. We have heard that one before!
Transplanting seedlings and hardening off plants.
My childhood favourite pecan pie.
Are rummage sale bargains really bargains?
Small successes in keeping the cat out of my houseplants.
A smokehouse for the homestead.
What Chef Elizabeth served for Christmas this year .
The author notes with relish all the amazing things a homesteader can accomplish with WD-40.
An update of spring tasks and happenings at Green's Organic Farm and Apiary.
After gathering lots of old windows to build a greenhouse, life happened. We decided a mini version would be perfect this year!
We think you'll be inspired to keep your old buildings when you read about Todd's ingenuity, perseverance and hard work while saving the old chicken house.
This building continues to serve us, even after it was razed.
Cleaning up old buildings and saving what you can just makes a body feel good!
We converted a 1947 disabled water well house into a usable potting shed.
We read that one need not be hasty in destroying old farm buildings, especially if you can’t afford new ones, as they can often still be used.
A transplant's recognition of the realities of farm life and how to adjust.
When space is at a premium, creating a multi-use structure is a must.
For my next installment on the blog, I’m FINALLY getting around to telling you about my little greenhouse(ish) project on the patio of my apartment.
Along with the land came a house, along with the house came a disgusting basement.
It was a house that most women would run from, but somehow, I was blind to the mess.