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How We Source Our Food

One of the things (or should I say the main thing) that I am obsessed with here on our village homestead is buying as much food produced locally or producing as much food as we can ourselves (as some of you may be). 644 more words

Growing Your Own Food


This is the second post in the thematic series that I launched earlier this year, where each post is devoted to my observations/reflections about a certain aspect of life in the Methow. 1,747 more words

No space to grow your own food?

You’d be amazed at the bounty of gardening in containers (on balconies, patios, urban roof tops). ┬áCheck out what you can successfully grow in containers: 6 more words


Benefits of Gardening with Children

I’ve always had a very keen interest in the outdoors, animals, nature – you name it. Partly because my dad loves nature. He instilled that love in all of us (siblings) and I couldn’t be more grateful. 469 more words

Jana's Daily Events

M is for Meaningful.

Since we got back from our “vacation” we have drastically reduced our spending. This is part of how I have always wanted to live anyway so it is not much of a problem. 688 more words

Frugal Living

Fun with Sprouts

What if I told you that you could have fun with sprouts? Ok, maybe not dance around the kitchen with your sprouts kind of fun. (Well, I guess you could if you wanted to. 478 more words