How To Harvest Rainwater?

From perennially parched California to unseasonably dry Massachusetts, from sea to salty sea, rainwater is a precious resource. As drought rages in East Africa and groundwater systems are stretched to their limits in India, and global climate changes at an increasing rate, water will become an ever more precious commodity driving the new economic and political landscape […]

Normally we don’t like this plant in our yard, we call this is “weed”.

It’s been said that weeds are just plants whose virtues have not yet been discovered, but if you’re tired of waiting to find out what those virtues are, you might want to use one of these homemade herbicides instead of the chemical versions. Many common weeds can be either food, medicine, or unwanted visitors to […]

Build your own wood-fired pizza oven

Anyone can build a backyard oven, according to these easy-to-follow directions, and soon your oven will be the hottest attraction in town. Wood-fired pizza is a real treat, but instead of waiting in line at your favorite local pizza joint every time a craving hits, imagine being able to prepare it at home. You can […]