Building a chicken coop is easy, as is raising chickens. Even so, take a little advice to avoid the mistakes I made!
One family in Argentina has developed a method of building that utilizes plastic bottles, diverting them from the waste stream. The method is one that would be well-suited to creating a tiny home, a greenhouse, or storage shed.
Chinese rose beetles and Japanese beetles can wreak havoc in a hurry. Here's one way to eliminate them from your garden.
Portuguese sweet bread is common fare in Hawaii, but I still prefer my mom's recipe.
Johnny Sanphillippo works as a housekeeper, a gardener, a house painter; he's never made more than $20,000 per year. And yet he has fulfilled the American dream of owning a home.
Chef Peter Abarcar shares his recipe for Cowboy Salad. Taste it and you might just feel like you're out on the Hawaiian range. Giddyup, y'all.
When people talk about foraging, I have to admit: I feel like kind of a cheater. Because I live in Hawaii where temperatures are fairly mild year-round, I have access to a variety of fresh produce, even throughout the winter months. (Though you might be surprised to hear that this is somewhat seasonal.) Just the other day […] Read More
Attract bees and other pollinators to your garden with these flowering perennials. Plant THESE for the BEES.
As a way to record progress — and to invite you in to watch — I got the brilliant idea to create a “Tour in the Round” to track the changes we make at our new place.
When we first decided to get chickens, I worried. I'd never raised chicks. What would they need? Would they stink? How long would they fit in a small brooder? When would the be big enough to go outside (and would that be before or after they started to stink)?