Stuck in the Suburbs

For a homesteader like myself, living in suburbia can feel like living in limbo. There are so many things that I’d like to do: plant berry bushes, build a smokehouse, build a hoop house, plant fruit trees, and so much more. But since I know that this is not the place where we will be […]

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Giving thanks in the supermarket era

“And we must all bring Provisions.” “Bring what?” “Things to eat.” “Oh!” said Pooh happily. “I thought you said Provisions. I’ll go and tell them.” And he stumped off. –The Complete Tales of Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne How often do we think of things to eat as provisions–things that have been provided? As families […]