Archive for March, 2015

Legit Late Night Fare At Crossroads Kitchen

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Morros, a native of Charleston, North Carolina, had been in San Antonio for five years at that point. The 29-year-old fan of homesteading first worked at The Cove under Mike Sohocki, where she took charge of adding vegan and vegetarian menu items such as …

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What To Do at the End of Maple-Tapping Season – Mother Earth News

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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What To Do at the End of Maple-Tapping Season
Mother Earth News
Like all good things, the maple tapping season must come to an end. Those few weeks sure went by fast! Just a few quick chores left and then you can get to enjoying your sweet bounty. Before you can call it done, you'll need to remove the taps, clean …

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Things You Should Never Say to a Homesteader – Mother Earth News

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Mother Earth News
Things You Should Never Say to a Homesteader
Mother Earth News
When we first started our homesteading journey, I was constantly amazed by some of the things people said. Not just from those who don't understand self-sufficiency, but also from those who are just like us. We are in competition with no one. We love

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Registration for 3-year-old program begins April 13

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Foundation plans modern homesteading series Presented by the Accokeek Foundation, modern homesteading workshops are held monthly on Sundays through November from noon to 3 p.m. at 3400 Bryan Point Road in Accokeek. Learn heritage skills that promote a …

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How Do All Those “Log Cabin Republicans” Like Their Indiana Governor Now?? – Ring of Fire

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Ring of Fire
How Do All Those “Log Cabin Republicans” Like Their Indiana Governor Now??
Ring of Fire
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) won't say whether or not the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) was designed to discriminate against gay people, but he doesn't have to. Pence was photographed while he signed the bill and was joined by …
Indiana's Pence sets back national GOP Sacramento Bee
Mike Pence's 2016 plans in spotlight with religious freedom law USA TODAY

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Things You Should Never Say to a Homesteader

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

When we first started our homesteading journey, I was constantly amazed by some of the things people said. Not just from those who don’t understand self-sufficiency, but also from those who are just like us. We are in competition with no one. We love this …

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“Rollie pollies” remove heavy metals from soil, stabilizing growing conditions, protecting groundwater

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Breeding or collecting pill bugs may be an important practice for homesteading and gardening. The guts of these pill bugs contain a number of microbes that help the critter feed on dead, organic matter. By releasing mass quantities of pill bugs into a …

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Gordie Howe fishing, doing well as he nears 87

Monday, March 30th, 2015

“When you look back at December 1, we just didn’t think he’d be around, today.” Howe was born amid homesteading condition, nine decades ago in Floral, Saskatchewan, then a collection of a few buildings in the barren Canadian wilderness. He described the …

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Gordie Howe fishing, doing well as he turns 87

Monday, March 30th, 2015

“When you look back at December 1, we just didn’t think he’d be around, today.” Howe was born amid homesteading condition, nine decades ago in Floral, Saskatchewan, then a collection of a few buildings in the barren Canadian wilderness. He described the …

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Former Wilton resident discusses ‘Suburban Homesteading’ – Wilton Bulletin

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Wilton Bulletin
Former Wilton resident discusses 'Suburban Homesteading'
Wilton Bulletin
On Wednesday, April 1, Mr. Gorkin will tell his story of “Suburban Homesteading” on the two-acre Wilton property at the Ridgefield Library, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.. Mr. Gorkin said he and his former wife bought the home on Grumman Avenue because it got

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