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Slaughter Day

I have a feeling this is going to be a big hearty soup and stew week. I’ve caught another cold and just putting a big pot of something on to eat off of for a few days seems like a good idea. 408 more words



A single photo to sum up my week and help me stay motivated for the week to come. Please feel free to add a link to what motivated you through the week in the comments section below. Happy Monday. Stay positive!


Fire Cider - Immune Booster

We actually just made some of this yesterday and it is now infusing to be ready before winter.  We look forward to having it in our ‘medicine cabinet’ and daily lives. 500 more words


Chickens have a slightly longer memory than goldfish.....

I have just recently celebrated my birthday and my wonderful son Warlord, gave me a couple of books on gardening and permaculture. I have previously heard of permaculture, but it sounded too hard core for me to really get into. 630 more words


15 Plants and Herbs That Can Boost Lung Health, Heal Respiratory Infections And Even Repair Pulmonary Damage

Here in North America, we keep hearing more and more about respiratory illnesses and with winter approaching it is always a great time to begin reviewing what “medicines” you have available… especially a more natural approach.   1,698 more words


Recipe For Change - Ushuaia Earthship Build Documentary by Valhalla

This past summer my family had the awesome opportunity to be a part of an Earthship build in Alberta, Canada.  My husband volunteered on the build.  111 more words


Back to School Breakfast--Omelet Muffins

Tonight I made up a batch of pancakes and some individually-sized omelets in a muffin tin. This gives the kids their breakfasts for the next couple of days and allows me to be completely spaced out in the mornings while I adjust to their new schedule. 351 more words