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Welcome Buzzfeed & Offgridworld Readers!

April 15, 2014 by  
Filed under Noted, Sticky Acres

Thanks for stopping by! For more posts about sustainable gardening and beekeeping please click on the Sticky Acres tab above. Happy Reading! To read the buzzfeed.com article that features my citrus peel starter pot, along with 29 other clever garden hacks, go here. To read the offgridworld.com article that features my citrus peel starter pot, […]

Eating Well On A Small Budget: Homemade Junk Food

April 9, 2014 by  
Filed under Dinky Manor

My husband, A.K.A. Mr. Shoppypants, who is generally bullied into a more frugal lifestyle by me, has just decided that we will not be buying any junk food this year. If we want something terrible and unhealthy to eat, then we’ll have to make it. His decision was inspired by our mutual unemployment and his […]

Throwback Thursday: Vintage Australian Beekeeping Documentary

April 4, 2014 by  
Filed under Bees, Sticky Acres

Now that I’m directing a documentary about sustainable beekeeping, I find myself combing the interweb for old-timey photographs of how bees were managed before we became smart about our technology and stupid about our agricultural practices. So I was super-excited to find this documentary short from 1947 about migratory beekeepers in Australia. My main question […]