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Take the Holidays Outside with these Family Activities

by: Sara on 12/02/2019

We have all heard about, and hopefully experienced, the health benefits of the great outdoors, but when winter sets in it can be a bit more challenging to make the trek outside. But the effort is well worth it, especially during the busy holiday season, when kid energy and stress levels can run high.

So to help inspire you and your family into the …

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Interview with Jeff Lowenfels, author of DIY Autoflowering Cannabis

by: Sara on 11/14/2019
Posted in: Gardening

Today's blog interview featuring our winning giveaway questions, is with Jeff Lowenfels, author of the just released book DIY Autoflowering Cannabis: An Easy Way to Grow Your Own . DIY Auto-flowering Cannabis is a complete, full-color how-to guide to cultivating these small, container-grown, fast-producing, day-neutral plants, while reaping their …

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Autoflowering Cannabis, A brand-new category of plants that are easy for any gardener to grow!

by: Sara on 11/07/2019

Today's excerpt if from Jeff Lowenfels new book DIY Autoflowering Cannabis: An Easy Way to Grow Your Own Autoflowering  Cannabis is a  brand-new category of plants that are easy for any gardener to grow, from casual to expert. Be sure to enter our giveaway running until November 12th on Facebook and Instagram. Post a question for the author and …

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Interview with John Moody, author of The Elderberry Book

by: Sara on 10/30/2019

Today's blog interview featuring our winning giveaway questions, is with John Moody, author of the just released book The Elderberry Book: Forage, Cultivate, Prepare, Preserve  John Is also the author of The Frugal Homesteader and the upcoming book DIY Sourdough

For a bush that has been around for tens of thousands of years, what do you think is …

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Our History with the Elder - food, medicine and more.

by: Sara on 10/28/2019

Today's blog is from the newly released, The Elderberry Book: Forage, Cultivate, Prepare, Preserve by John Moody. It is also part of our Homegrown City Life series where our authors bring country living to the city with big ideas for small spaces. Topics include cheesemaking, fermenting, gardening, composting and, more—everything you need to …

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