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October Challenge: Log Cabin Block

This Challenge/Raffle block was submit by Mariana, the winner of our Supernova blocks :-).

The Log Cabin is a traditional block that gained popularity in the Unites States in the 1860s during the Civil War years, however it has been seen as far back as on Egyptian mummies! 288 more words

Raffle Blocks

Nasiba Amonboeva - Be Yodi Tu

This week we pay a visit to Tajikistan, and we take a look at one of the country’s more traditional singers. Nasiba has an incredible voice, and really shows off her vocal skills here. 53 more words

Music Videos

Recipe #3: Spicy Bitter Gourd

I’m on a roll! My third recipe at the farm’s kitchen. We’re currently harvesting pare (bitter gourd in Indonesian), so this dish has been a loyal rice companion for the past one month. 148 more words


Toronto's Only Urban Homesteading Store

Little House In The City truly is a hidden gem in this city – maybe even the entire country!

Located at 555 Parliament St., just around the corner from the ever popular Riverdale Farm, Little House In The City is Toronto’s first urban homesteading and sustainable living store . 269 more words


Book Review: The Midwich Cuckoos- John Wyndham


This was actually the first traditional ‘aliens impregnate humans’ story that I’ve ever read. It’s certainly well written, and a very strange story, and I really liked it. 303 more words

Book Club

Rag Pahadi: Traditional Indian music.

Rag Pahadi: The music of India.
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