Urban Homesteading: Seed Vaults

Seed Vaults....sounds big and fancy right? But you can have your own, on hand, without a lot of money spent, nor space needed. After all, you're preserving seeds for your own use, not for a world. Which might have some asking why do I need one? Consider it insurance. That if something occurred, you … Continue reading

Handcrafting Melt and Pour Soap

Too many years ago I did a lot of soap making. I was a lot younger then, and so many new books on soap making were coming out then (OK, I'll date myself...it's the year 1998). I was really into it - I taught soap making classes through the school district, sold at the farmer's market on … Continue reading