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Wild Chamomile: Finding, Identifying, and Using

I gather and use all the above-ground parts of the plant (or just the flowers) to make tea. Once picked, I rinse all the dirt off, then pour boiling water directly onto the plant to make my tea or dry it, then put the dried flowers/leaves into a press pot or tea bag to steep. Continue reading

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Grow Your Own Chicken Feed

Chickens are incredible bio-cleaners, and can eat all kinds of table scraps, fruit and vegetable remains, and grasses/salad leaves, but there isn’t always enough of this left over from your dinner table to support your flock.

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Introduction to Simple Living

The point of this blog will be to update our readers on methods to save money, live with nature, become better citizens, become better people, and develop ways to live sustainably in the fast-paced, materialistic world, of today. I’ve long … Continue reading

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