Mitch Wilson

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How To Prune Trees • When To Prune Trees

Lets touch base about how to prune trees, because it is one of those gardening chores that must be done at a certain time of year. If you have run …

Home Wind Power: Yes, in My Backyard!

So maybe you’re thinking you want to generate your own electricity, and home wind power has crossed your mind. After all, who really enjoys paying a …

Renewable Energy

DIY Wind Turbine

Small Drawknife<p>Powerful Water Pump<p>Building a "Floating" Lumber Rack<p>PVC Class<p>Won't the wires tangle if the thing turns toward the wind all the time? …

How to Grow Your Own Lemon Tree from a Seed

If you love plants but don’t have much outdoor space to indulge your green thumb, you might feel a bit bummed about all the things you can’t grow …

Gardening

From Laundry to Landscape: Tap Into Greywater - Green Homes

In the United States, the average person uses about 40 gallons of water per day to bathe, wash dishes and clean clothes. Unfortunately, this water …

Washing Machines

How to Grow Edible Mushrooms

1<p><b>Choose a cooler or terrarium with a lid.</b> Styrofoam coolers, plastic terrariums, or even old grow-trays covered with enough wet newspaper can be used …

Options for an Affordable Outdoor Kitchen

Home Improvement

HOW TO: Grow a lemon tree from a lemon seed

Here’s a fun gardening project you can do with your kids to connect them to nature and teach them a bit about how food is grown. Growing a lemon tree …

Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead

Everyone will have a different approach to keeping a self-sufficient homestead, and it’s unlikely that any two 1-acre farms will follow the same plan …

Growing Mushrooms The Cheap And Easy Way

Image source: 66squarefeet<p>I have a confession to make. I do not like mushrooms. When I say this, I don’t mean to imply anything other than the simple …

How to Freeze Cilantro

Cilantro is a great herb to use in many Asian, Indian, Mexican, and Middle Eastern dishes. It has a bright, crisp flavor, and can liven up almost any …

There Are An Increasing Number Of Ways To Invest In Solar Power's Rise

SolarCity—Wall Street's newest renewable energy darling—last week announced that it will offer debt investments backed by pools of solar assets this year. Last year, SolarCity, which is backed by Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk, issued about $54.4 million in the first-ever solar bonds. They secured …

How to create a dog-friendly garden

With a few hours’ training, a dog can make an excellent gardening companion<p>My dogs definitely use the garden, or more specifically the sun loungers, more than I do. My canine companions are an asset as, not only do they come gardening with me, encouraging my endeavours, but they often join in as I …

Grow your own delicious mushrooms

A look at different growing methods and varieties enabling you to pick your own edible fungus at home<p>The day we moved to Otter Farm it rained solidly. By the time boxes and bags had been dumped and the kettle found, it was dark. There was no chance to go outside. I woke early and headed over the …

How to Grow Basil

Will the basil plant continue to grow if the stem was cut off below the bottom leaves?<p>How deep should the soil be when planting basil in a pot?<p>Can I …

Gardening

Sunday Supper: Grilled Greek-Style Meatloaf with Herbed Potatoes and Grilled Lemon

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Fragrant <i>loukaniko</i>, headily spiced Greek sausage flecked with orange zest, is pretty hard to resist. Instead of making encased meat from scratch, though, …

5 Great Steaks to Remember for Killer Grilling! Plus, a Caveman T-Bone Recipe You'll Never Forget

S T E A K. Five simple letters that spell a world of carnivorous pleasure. A well-grilled steak (like this Caveman T-Bone recipe!) stimulates all your senses: the sight of the dark crust, the scent of smoke, the sizzle of the meat on the grill, the meaty chew, and, of course, the inimitable flavor: …

Paleo Chicken Pot Pie - Fed & Fit

<i>on</i> December 1, 2012<p>I love chicken pot pie. My best friend recently suggested that I come up with a paleo version. I accepted the challenge and got …

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …