Water Problems and Pitchers

People everywhere are hunting down two things–toilet paper and bottled water. Many states are on lockdown for the Corona virus, and those are the two things people are frantic to buy.  I watched lines that made Disney lines look amateur in the warehouse store. I...

“How should I prepare a food storage for an emergency?

Someone asked a question about preparing for emergencies—specifically “Do you (or how do you) prepare?” I started to answer on the thread, but the answer’s pretty long, so I’ll put it here on the Poser Homestead instead. I got my food storage by accident. If you’ve...

PROJECT: Simple Raised Beds for the Garden

Raised beds are a great way to organize the garden. I kill sections of my garden every year. It drives my family crazy, but me, not so much. I do what I can do, then I “Where’s Waldo” for a tomato in July. This is my first year working remotely. So,...