Homesteading brings to mind visions of an abundant life full of nature, animals, family, and many new friends and neighbors. A simple life that also challenges your ability to adapt, observe nature and learn how to live in an environment full of challenges.
Posts Categorized: Permaculture
Sustainable Homes and permaculture principles go hand in hand. As many people are looking to sustainability and the environment for a more peaceful life, Permaculture (permanent culture) principles simplify the creation of a sustainable home.
Preparing for winter on the farm creates lots of options
Permaculture Principles, Share the surplus or limit consumption? The definition by some practitioners of permaculture state 3 principles, they are usually stated as Care for the Earth, the People and the Future. I have used the principles and steps in this book that we just published to survive a death sentence of congestive heart failure. It is by getting back to living a life that is full of Gratitude, great nutrition and a community that enjoys the responsibility of taking care of Creation that has made a huge difference in my health and life.
The City of Palm Springs California has taken the leap into making their lives and the lives of its community Sustainable! Congratulations to them for taking action on making this a better planet to live on! We have all heard the saying “Think Global, Act Local”! They have even added a section called: “Your Sustainable… Read more »
Small scale farming is reliant upon water rights. Without water, it will be impossible to grow your crops, animals or even survive yourself. There is a growing trend to privatize water rights. Generally in favor of larger corporations. Some states the water is owned by the state. There is a great Explanation of Who Owns… Read more »