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Introduction

Introduction:
Hello, my name is Eric and I live in central Pennsylvania. I created this page to share and discuss my ideas and goals as I try to set myself up for a self sustainable life. 1,162 more words

Alternative Energy

Nettle Pesto

Focusing on my Physical Therapy Assistant program has meant zero income from my side of the equation since last autumn. Gwen and I have a deal: she brings home the bacon…I bring home the “A’s.” Of course, she likes to remind me of this imbalance whenever we are sharing a… 249 more words

Paleo

"BigPig Outdoors Wild Meal" award...

When my wife paints a picture of when we first started dating, it will inevitably focus on how I was a helpless, hapless bachelor living off cereal in a house that was more like a hunting dog kennel than a home. 238 more words

Foraging

Here and Now

I write what I know
and I know the birth of spring…
twigs sprout tiny buds that turn to soft green leaves
turtles crawl from the mud to bask on wet logs… 180 more words

Connection

Good stuff

Where did the week go?

I had every intention of posting over here earlier in the week about the amazing time I had at Ashley’s on Saturday… 713 more words

A spring affair

Spring provides an abundance of cleansing foods.  Early spring brings field garlic, used as an anti-microbial and known to lower blood pressure.  This fresh wild edible is a great way to spice up your spring cleanse.  47 more words

Anti-microbial

Protect Your Plants This Spring

If your winter is anything like the one we had (still having, practically) in Northern Michigan, then chances are the wildlife near your home are just as eager as you to see spring come, regardless of lion or lamb status. 625 more words

Native Plants