5 Tips To A Greener Lifestyle

Here are 5 really quick and easy tips to start you on your way to self sufficiency and sustainability. Of course these are just a starting point so go for it. You can definitely do these.  1.    Start out small – No matter where you live or what you do we suggest you start out small. Make a plan and then stick to it. Leave the “Go big or go home” mentality by the […]

Thermos Bottle Technology Delivers Solar Hot Water in Cold Weather

Greetings– NY Homesteader thinks this will be of interest to you: Thermos Bottle Technology Delivers Solar Hot Water in Cold Weather Even though evacuated tube technology has been around for a while I wanted to post this to the “nay sayers” that think you can’t have solar thermal in cold climates. It is a little more expensive at the outset but, it pays for itself in a very short time. Peace,,, RG Tweet

Bringing Your Cast Iron Cookware Back To Life

Cast Iron Cookware is very easy to re-condition Before you cast off your cast iron skillet because of food or grease buildup, remember it is not difficult at all to recondition. It all has to do with heat. Sometimes our Cast Iron Cookware, (including the dutch ovens) get so built up with charcoal, gunk and grease it is virtually impossible to clean with grease removers or soap. We recondition ours all with Tweet