1 Thessalonians 4:11-12Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business and to work with your hands, just as we told you, so that your daily life may win the respect of outsiders and so that you will not be dependent on anybody.
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"Post industrialization has led to hectic lives that seem to leave little room for self-sufficiency. Or so it may appear on the surface. What if, instead of sedentary hours in front of the TV, we took back the teachings of our forefathers? Instead of running to the store for ears of corn, or fresh lettuce and tomatoes for a healthy salad, should we shift our priorities back to the soil to provide for our needs?"
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Well, as with so many things in my life, good intentions don’t always come to fruition. Life took a drastic turn for us last year with an addition of a family member for a month or so, then the garden … Continue reading
I came across The Urban Homestead website yesterday and LOVE, I say LOVE their little homestead. To think they can produce 6000 POUNDS of produce a year in such a small area. Yes, they live in California which has a … Continue reading
Yesterday I posted on my Facebook wall how much I loved sautéed onions that were almost to the point of being burned – but not quite. They are SOOO good and sweet. Well, lo and behold, in an email this … Continue reading