• TO THE POINT

    – we have a cellar! Could our plumbing and greywater project be not far behind?   Since we cleaned out the garage a few years back and turned it…


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  • WHAT’S YOUR WATER FOOTPRINT?

    People use lots of water for drinking, cooking and washing, but even more for producing things such as food, paper, cotton clothes, etc. The water footprint of…


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  • WHAT'S YOUR WATER FOOTPRINT?

    People use lots of water for drinking, cooking and washing, but even more for producing things such as food, paper, cotton clothes, etc. The water footprint of…


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  • GOINGS ON

    Green driveway strip, kombucha mother, this year’s wine crop – made apricot fruit sauce with homegrown apricots – bought a few 1 gallon glass jars wholesale so…


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  • ONE STEP AT A TIME

    BOOKMARKS Strange but True: Antibacterial Products May Do More Harm Than Good {SCIAM} Antibacterial soaps and other cleaners may actually be aiding in the development…


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  • HIGHLIGHTS

    We are back after a brief down-time spell… – of course we’d like more land but another one of our dreams is to have a barn. a place to store…


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  • UPDATES

    Visitors to the urban homestead Green Building Tour PTF’s urban homestead was one of five sites on Pasadena’s Green Buildings Tour last Saturday. About 100 Pasadena residents had reserved…


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  • TIDBITS

    What a mess! Protecting the garden from the house being sanded Back to Normal? Had enough of chicken news yet?    It’s true that there’s other news/stuff happening besides…


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  • STEPS

    In the Works…. Here’s a list of the current projects we are working on. Since we finally got a new metal roof installed back in January, next on the WW agenda…


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  • THIS & THAT

    Grow the Future Thanks to a recent $10 donation from GM,Grow the Future fund reached 20% of its goal to run and maintain the website and continue…


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