The dream of making a real living from the homestead – only venturing into the hustle and bustle of things for feed and farmers’ markets, and maybe the occasional bookstore – is one I’ll bet most of us share. And while it can feel elusive, I can see that each year we do get a [...]

2017-09-18T07:46:11+00:00 September 18th, 2017|DIY, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

Straw Bale Gardening: 10 “Easy Growing” Reasons To Try It-The Best Plants To Grow In Straw Bales

Straw bale gardening has been growing in popularity. It’s a unique way to garden that honestly, some people swear to… and other swear at. You’ll have to make up your own mind. The concept of gardening in a straw bale wraps the world of raised bed gardensalong with container gardening all into one “growing unit.” In the system [...]

2017-09-12T12:21:47+00:00 September 12th, 2017|DIY, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

Best 100 + Old-Time Recipes for Home Made Wines Cordials and Liqueurs! Part.1

Old-Time Recipes for Home Made Wines The idea of compiling this little volume occurred to me while on a visit to some friends at their summer home in a quaint New England village. The little town had once been a thriving seaport, but now consisted of hardly more than a dozen old-fashioned Colonial houses facing each other [...]

2017-09-03T12:52:56+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|DIY, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

100 Gardening Secrets the Experts Never Tell You – Expert Guides

A well-tended 400 square foot garden will feed a family of four. The trick is planning, planting, tending, and harvesting that garden right. Below, you’ll find everything you need to know to maximize your garden’s production, everything the experts don’t tell you! How to Grow from Seeds I like to use natural topsoil to start [...]

2017-08-30T20:56:00+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

Hay Bale Gardening: Effortless Food Production with No Weeds, No Fertilizer & Less Watering (VIDEO)

Hay bale gardening is probably the most fun you’ll have growing your own food and herbs, requiring almost no work or maintenance. After a search online to find the simplest and easiest “no work” gardening method, I stumbled upon straw bale gardening. The concept is simple: You plant directly into bales of straw, and as the [...]

2017-08-23T09:58:05+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

Build a $300 Underground Greenhouse For Year-Round Gardening

This low-tech technology is a true gift from mother nature.For as little as $300 you can create an underground greenhouse that will provide enough food to live on year-round. Growers in colder climates often utilize various approaches to extend the growing season or to give their crops a boost, whether it’s coldframes, hoop houses or [...]

2017-08-21T19:39:11+00:00 August 21st, 2017|DIY, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

The 25 Best DIY Root Cellar Plans & Ideas To Keep Your Harvest Fresh Without Refrigerators

Have you ever stopped to think what people did long before refrigeration? How to live without refrigeration? Have you ever really stopped and thought what life would be like without it? Well, one way was with the help of root cellars.The great news is that they are still around today. So today I wanted to [...]

2017-08-20T16:40:25+00:00 August 20th, 2017|DIY, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

Destroy Cancer Naturally in 40 Days-The Anti-Cancer Effects of Thunder God Vine (Lei Gong Teng)

A little-known plant with a truly bizarre name is now making headlines as a cancer killer, with the compound of the plant vanishing tumors in mice with pancreatic cancer. Known as the ‘thunder god vine’ or lei gong teng, the Chinese plant is actually integrated into Chinese medicine and has been used for ages in [...]

2017-08-13T22:05:38+00:00 August 13th, 2017|Health, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|

14 Most Powerful Cancer-Fighting Plants For Your Indoor Herb Garden-How to Plan & Grow-Make Fresh Herbs Part of Your Anti-Cancer Diet

I love the summer growing season. However, what I especially love about my herb garden is that I can enjoy it all year round. There is something very special about having fresh herbs and spices growing on the windowsill to snip for my pesto, salads, and smoothies. I derive great pleasure from watching them grow [...]

2017-08-11T20:16:07+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Health, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained, Uncategorized|

The Cancer Miracle : Cannabis And Coconut Oil Make Powerful Mixture To Kill Cancer Cells – Say NO Chemotherapy and Radiation

Humans have cultivated and used the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant, known colloquially as marijuana, since history was recorded. Archaeologists in Central Asia even found over 2 pounds of cannabis in a 2,700 year-old grave of a shaman.   Written and pictorial evidence of cannabis use is scattered throughout numerous cultures indicating a [...]

2017-08-11T20:20:15+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Health, Natural Farming, News, Self Sustained|