Our Forest Garden is Finished!

After a little over three years I’m very happy to say our tropical forest garden is finished. The hard work of raising the garden beds 12” with about 60 dump truck loads of amendments is done. The trees are well … Continue reading →

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Poll — What Type of Articles Would You Like to See?

We’ve just added a poll on the right sidebar that asks readers “What topics would you most like to see on our Natural Building Blog?” The choices in the poll are the same as those listed in the text box … Continue reading →

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How I Got My Off Grid Land With No Credit & No Banks

“I bought my land with no banks, no credit and no money down. Here is how I managed to buy my 56 acres of off grid homestead land in Upstate New York. The talks and paperwork took us a year … Continue reading →

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Aug 27, Branch Slice Ornaments – Rustic Christmas Decor

Get your rustic on with these Branch Slice Ornaments…

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The Rustic and Romantic Firefly Cabin

“Tucked away in the Cornish countryside, an old carpenter’s workshop offers a unique setting for a romantic getaway. Well, Firefly cabin is actually a recent build but it was designed to have the timeworn patina and rough charm of a … Continue reading →

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Charming Rustic Tiny House in Argyle, NY (On an Organic Homestead)

This is my favorite tiny house so far from Relax Shack.com “Derek “Deek” Diedricksen (HGTV’s “Tiny House Builders” and “The Micromen”), tours a rustic, country cabin/tiny house located on a 5 acre organic homestead in beautiful Argyle, NY. This home, … Continue reading →

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Alberobello — the Italian 16th century Hobbit town

“Recently we stumbled upon an incredible little place that looks like a fairy tale town. Alberobello they call it, which literally means “beautiful tree” is an adorable little town in the province of Bari and you should immediately put it … Continue reading →

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Living Tiny Legally: Part 1

This video documents a groundbreaking moment in tiny house/natural building history by showing how tiny houses and tiny house communities can be legally built within US cities. Please ‘like’ and share this video with your friends. “Living Tiny Legally is … Continue reading →

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