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Making Fire With Shoe Laces

Source: SurvivalLilly
March 30, 2017

In this video I make a primitive fire with my left hand. Shoe laces work pretty good as cordage substitute for the fire bow.


Our unlikely cat scarer and nitrogen fixer...

The other day, in a garden centre, I saw some chicken pellet fertiliser … and the picture on the packet looked remarkably like the droppings created by our little pet at home. 144 more words

Self Sufficiency

DIY Roll Up Sides For Greenhouses

Source: UrbanFarmer
Curtis Stone
March 29, 2017


How to Grow Peas from Seed to Harvest // Gardening Coast2Coast #1

Source: Garden&HomeDIY
March 29, 2017

How to grow peas from seed to harvest and everything in between, including watering, fertilizing and easy trellising! Gardening Coast2Coast is a new collaborative series with Gary at The Rusted Garden ( 39 more words


Project Noah - Month Three

Month two was not as easy as I had hoped.  I did share lots of information about toilet paper this month and it became more of my focus than it should have.   473 more words


Is it spring? Is it winter? Using the changeable weather to make maple syrup.

“If you don’t like the weather in New England now, just wait a few minutes”…. Mark Twain

Mark Twain may just have easily said the same of Nova Scotia this past month. 470 more words

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