• Q & A

    Chris Kimball, left, and Harry Smith discuss solar cookers on The Early Show Monday (CBS/The Early Show) Q. …we’d like to do some solar cooking and are unsure of…


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  • Q & A

    Chris Kimball, left, and Harry Smith discuss solar cookers on The Early Show Monday (CBS/The Early Show) Q. …we’d like to do some solar cooking and are unsure of…


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  • IN THE KITCHEN

    Grape leaves Grape Leaves With the longer days and warmer weather the garden’s finally taking off and that means busy days on in urban homestead’s kitchen. The grapes vines are…


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  • SAY CHEESE

    Urban homestead cheese The Worlds Easiest Cheese (Vinegar Cheese) 1. With frequent stirring, heat one gallon of milk to 185 degrees F. 2. Add 1/4 cup vinegar, stir briefly. 3. After…


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  • TROPICAL DELIGHT

    Passion Fruit Sauce Thanks to an increase in our passion fruit production this month we were able to make a huge batch of “tropical sauce.” To add a bit of…


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  • NO KNEAD BREAD

    Homemade bread We tried out a new bread recipe this week and it turned out really yummy. Besides that fact that it’s a “no-knead” recipe (leave it rise…


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  • ODDS & ENDS

    Bike trailer We are inspired by folks we know who use bikes as their only form of transportation. So, continuing towards our goal to lessen the use of…


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  • ODDS & ENDS

    Bike trailer We are inspired by folks we know who use bikes as their only form of transportation. So, continuing towards our goal to lessen the use of…


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  • THIS & THAT

    Figs for lunch It’s another cool and overcast morning, quite unusual for August. Everyone’s wearing a light jacket/sweater.   Poor plants are just as confused as we are. We…


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  • THIS & THAT

    Figs for lunch It’s another cool and overcast morning, quite unusual for August. Everyone’s wearing a light jacket/sweater.   Poor plants are just as confused as we are. We…


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