Eating Like Pioneers & Learning to Make Do

I sit typing this while drinking a big mug of black coffee sprinkled with a bit of cocoa and sugar. It’s a mocha latte ‘hold the latte,’ not terrible but not very good either.  I love coffee with cream and can’t stand drinking coffee black. I’ll try not to dwell on that too much as […]

Homesteading: Is It a Realistic Lifestyle?

There is a growing interest in the homestead life. We are finding more stories and coverage in mainstream news along with magazines and other publications lately. In fact, during the covid pandemic, we were inundated with emails from people in a rush to leave cities and find a homestead. It was overwhelming for us. In […]

Beneath the Surface | an Unconventional Life

Remember one thing: That you should not leave the Earth until you have made it a little more beautiful. A little lovelier. A little more loving. ~ Osho The past year our Chaga infused cups of cocoa runneth over with growth. The land that we live upon flourishes and so does our spirit. It has […]