The author devises an inexpensive and very effective way to block cold winter winds from blowing into her kitchen via her range vents.
Transforming this suburban property has been one of the most satisfying and creative adventures in my life. No need to go anywhere. Making big changes was the plan from the beginning, 15 years ago, when I bought this quarter-acre property with a modest 1,100-square-foot mid-fifties suburban house. If I reincarnated as a house and suburban property, this would be it.
Simran Sethi writes about the importance of eco-friendly mattresses, bed frames, and bedding.
Choose chemical-free organic bedding to start off the new year with healthy rest in a healthy bedroom.
Use of a mobile chicken tractors allows us to keep the birds on fresh ground and stay on top of the weeds.
Looking ahead to spring, we're using these long days to plan a rootstock order of perennial trees, shrubs, and herbs.
A winter thaw inspires starting the first seeds of the season - indoors, of course: kale, chard, and spinach to start.
Fall sheet mulching of perennial plantings assists in fertility and weed suppression.
Leaves are a valuable source of mulch and fertility within the permaculture garden.