MOTHER EARTH NEWS: February/March 2013

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MOTHER EARTH NEWS: February/March 2013 

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Simple Living: How to Save Money and Smile More
Are you drawn to the idea of simple living, but aren’t sure where to start? Three families share the changes they’ve made that have allowed them to live with less cash income but greater security and satisfaction.



Sweet Sorghum Revival: How to Grow Your Own Natural Sweetener
Allergic to bees and don’t have sugar maple trees, but still want to produce your own sweeteners? Try sweet sorghum syrup, a natural sugar substitute that can grow in most U.S. gardens.

Artisan Home Distilling
Use a small pot still to make eau de vie (brandy) from your fruit harvests to capture the exceptional, sumptuous flavors and aromas of ripe fruit.