Hospitals traditionally are famous for their terrible food. A recent experience shows it has not changed much.
Fire pits can be great things. They are attractive, inexpensive to use and help to extend the use of your yard through the fall and winter. But they must be used safely. Here are some guidelines for fire pit safety.
This is the pita sourdough of the desert.
This low-cost, easy-to-assemble fire pit from Instructables is made with concrete tree rings and rocks. Just add a grill and you've got the perfect backyard hangout, all for around $50.
Friday, May 10 is National Public Gardens Day. Find out what special events are happening at a garden near you.
Make your own rotisserie spit that is solar powered.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has started a global campaign to help reduce food waste worldwide.
The Environmental Protection Agency has compiled a list of more than 100 green apps.
Watching TV or sitting may take time off of your life expectancy, according to an Australian study.
Announcing an opportunity to get Anna's new Ebook for free today at Amazon on the subject of homesteading in a mobile home otherwise known as a trailer.
A short description of why we prefer small city living over large city living.
Learn about using the Piteba to press your own homegrown oil.
Judy Mimranek shares her father's time-tested tip for digging a root pit and covering it with layers of straw and cow manure in order to store fruits and vegetables through the winter.
A little background on how Ric and Vicki moved from Detroit to a Tennessee homestead, and starting to get up to date on what they've done since.
I made a hole in the ground, and then decorated it with rocks!
Thanks to local advocates, Santa came early for cyclists in the Steel City.
This is a fun story about planting seeds for future generations and not recognizing a gift when it is blooming right in your face.
This is a fun story about planting seeds for future generations and not recognizing a gift when it is blooming right in your face.
Branded as smarter capitalism, the Petition for a Green Recovery seeks a new kind of environmental policy to green America. Using financial incentives, this idea plans to create a marketplace that takes into account environmental and social costs while increasing the green jobs sector.  
Build a simple backyard barbecue pit with no more than a shovel and a good cover panel for your next barbecue party.
Entrepreneurial capitalism could provide important answers for questions about social justice and environmental sustainability.

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