It seems only common sense that you don’t depend on a single source alone for life-giving home heat in the winter.
Forty years ago a trombe wall worked to store and release heat in a passive solar house. Is it obsolete in the 21st century?
HOMEGROWN Life blogger and Bay Area homesteader Rachel of Dog Island Farm covers the essentials of how to can safely.
Black pepper, the king of spices, has been part of Indian cooking and medicinal traditions for thousands of years, and now sits next to almost every saltshaker on countless tables across North America. Find out black pepper's medicinal and culinary uses in this post.
This posting will discuss the relationship between the current global warming trend and hurricanes, extreme winter winters and massive flooding.
A would-be farmer finds chills and perspective during a long winter on the farm.
Heat Holders keep in the heat in your feet.
TERA-Light is a perpetually renewable fire starter that requires no batteries, no chemicals — only air and organic plant material!
Heat Holder thermal socks are the perfect gift for dads on the go.
Highly nutritious, maca has been used as a staple food source by the people of Central Peru for thousands of years, as well as a ceremonial offering in traditional sacred rites, as currency, and as medicine to improve overall health in both animals and people.
Cam has had to learn lots of new skills living in his off-grid home!
We discuss the role of ocean currents in preventing a runaway thermal imbalance on our planet. We also discuss the impact on the climate when the ocean currents are shut down or reverse course.
An introduction to Cam Mather's off-grid home and lifestyle.