• 2015 HOMESTEAD RESOLUTIONS

    Over 3 decades of homesteading in the city, I find that each year our goals and resolutions evolve with the years. For a mature city homestead like ours, goals are definitely different than a newbie and little more challenging, I think.

  • BACK IN THE GROOVE

    Oh dear, seems I am failing to get back into the blogging groove. I know that old saying about getting back on the horse, but seems I can't quite swing my legs over. It's not for lack of trying, believe me!

  • FARM BOX PROGRAM

    Our farm box program is growing into it's second year and we are happy to announce some new offerings

  • HOMESTEAD HAPPENINGS

    NOURISH YOUR MIND, BODY & SPIRIT!

  • BLOG IS BAAAAACK!

    We apologize for our long blogging absence. I know y'all are probably wondering "where the heck did they go?" And that's a very good question!

  • WESTON A PRICE: Preserving a Homegrown Way of Life

    “People think food magically appears on the table,” remarked Anais during the presentation. A big part of a sustainable lifestyle is being a conscientious consumer. Do you know your farmer personally?

  • CENTER FOR PROGRESSIVE URBAN POLITICS

    Center For Progressive Urban Politics interview with Jules Dervaes of Urban Homestead ... sharing never before aired stories and hope for the future

  • Interview with Urban Homestead (CFPUP)

    In its continuing search to find citizens who are doing things to improve themselves, their families, communities, cities, states and country, the folks at CFPUP conducted a lengthy interview with Jules Dervaes, the patriarch of the Urban Homestead in Pasadena, California. Surrounded by urban sprawl and just a short distance

  • LIVE FROM PASADENA

    Did you know we are now live streaming Skill Share Workshops and Sunday nite Hootenannies?

  • CITY STOCK: Holistic Chickens & Ducks

    Are you thinking about raising chickens or ducks in your backyard? Then this class is for you! We’ll give you the nitty gritty details--for newbies only (who have no prior experience raising poultry)