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Town House Update

December 22, 2014

The town house is now painted and furnished.Read More


July 13, 2013

We now have a primary corral done, right outside the barn.Read More

Barn Frame

August 26, 2012

The frame of the barn is now up and welded in place. Everything is now ready for the covering.Read More

Barn Beginnings

August 18, 2012

Construction of the Food Web model system has now begun. It’s exciting!Read More

BoingBoing: Profile

September 15, 2009 Treehugger profiles off-gridders Abe and Josie about their desert homestead

BoingBoing talks about the Focus Piece.  There are some great comments on this article.

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Make: Two Person Shovel

May 1, 2009

Make Magazine Volume 18, Page 141

With a few simple steps you can alter a shovel, so that two people can work together. Shovelling all day will no longer tire you out.

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BoingBoing: Focus

January 2, 2009 Resources for Sustainable Living

BoingBoing did a nice focus piece on our homestead in Texas.

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