The plan for my free time these past few days was to keep working on the chisels so I can start constructing the raised beds for the garden this weekend.
This is one of the most important questions of our time. The National Resources Defense Council estimates that Americans throw out about 40% of the food we produce. "Imagine going to the grocery store, buying three bags of groceries, dropping one in the parking lot, and not bothering to pick it ... (more)
It's never too soon to start thinking about the vegetable garden. Given the mediocre performance of my very first garden last year, I'm feeling extra motivated. This year I want to take a big step forward with food self-sufficiency: I want the majority of my canning and winter food stocks to com... (more)