• 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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  • CONCRETE REMOVAL

    Before, during, after, goats enjoy playing on concrete pile A few years ago we removed theback 1/2 of the drivewayso that the property could retain any…


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  • WATER

    Ollas making a comeback in dry regions Water Water Everywhere? Water is on everyone’s brains here on the urban homestead – we are praying for a miracle shower, storm…


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  • DIY CLIPS

    Filming Last week we heard from someone working with the Hallmark Channel that one of the DIY clips made it to one of the ‘New Morning‘…


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  • AROUND THE URBAN HOMESTEAD

    Edible landscaping, tomatoes around clay pot, chick under heat lamp, installing solar attic fan Calamondin, broccoli, chick in grass, wildflower beneficial border Spring Garden’s growing, flowers blooming. Spring is…


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  • MIRACLE

    Bundle of fluff Numero Uno Sorry for the lack of postings lately, we’ve (I’ve) been so busy. Besides the exciting everyday urban homestead life and working on the upcoming…


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  • EVERY DROP COUNTS

    Brac’s Here! Brac’s system captures greywater from showers, bathtubs, and laundry washing machines, and supplies the water under pressure to flush the home’s toilets . Based upon…


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  • NEWS

    PTF On Discovery Health April 5th Our family doesn’t have cable so we won’t be able to see the show, but for those of you who do, PTF’s…


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  • SAVING H20

    Get water wise SinkPositive Featured on TreeHugger! TreeHugger has seen a few different water-saving sink/toilet combinations in the past, but there’s always room for one more smart implementation of…


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  • URBAN HOMESTEAD HAPPENINGS

    New olla bed, winter garden, Fairlight, baking day, spring! Snapshots from around the urban homestead. I had to put in a picture of ‘Lady Fairlight’ (our Nigerian Dwarf) because…


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