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“Progress starts with envisioning a new (yet old) lifestyle with the home as central to all aspects of life—work and leisure, food and energy….
A lot has happened over these past few months; however, one thing that remains the same is the garden in all its…
Can you guess what we are up to?
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Dear Friends, Family, Customers and Fans,
Thank you all for the outpouring of support this past month since the death of our father, Jules…
It’s with deepest sadness that we announce that Jules C. Dervaes, Jr., age 69, passed away as a result of a pulmonary embolism.
Dad has stood up his whole life…
Our family has been keeping chickens in the city since 2002 and we are always on the lookout for the welfare of our…
It’s been a hot and dry summer and that means keeping the homestead critters cool and comfortable.
One of the favorite ways our hens cool down is by enjoying watermelon….
Summer’s winding down, but the garden bounty is bumper. We’ve definitely noticed a huge difference in the garden since our neighbor…
A simple, traditional healing balm or ointment with healing and anti-inflammatory powers. A must for your homestead first aid or beauty kit.
From beauty to to first aid, calendulas are a must for any homestead. Not only are they easy to grow but also calendulas are…