Create a natural pollinator garden for the bees & birds; an easy low-stress gardening method of cultivating and creating a new garden that helps wild pollinators like birds and bees, provides them with habitat and pollen and nest areas. Bean & Bantam blog post about how I created my own pollinator garden.
Heating with a wood stove, during Vermont winters. How we heat our home off the grid with a woodstove. Wood heat makes for a self sufficient homestead and a lot of it is DIY. Getting ready for winter means having enough wood split and stacked, and a good woodpile.
Mottled Java cockerel from The Double Triple C Farm in Virginia