Archive of ‘Simple Skills’ category

Help for Veterans at Veterans Healing Farm

Help for Veterans at the Veteran's Healing Farm

Veterans Healing Farm Fosters Healing Community for Vets Many veterans lack the adequate tools and resources needed to meet the challenge of transitioning from military life back into the civilian sector. Although returning Veterans do have available resources through the Transition Assistance Program (TAP), they often lack the ability to locate ongoing “local” support — […] Read more…

Gifts: Egg Gathering Apron by The Yoder Sewing Room

Gifts: Egg Gathering Apron by The Yoder Sewing Room | Sacred Habitats

There are so many ways to gather eggs: a vintage basket, a repurposed bucket, a recycled egg carton – however, they require you holding the vessel in your hands. I just love great ideas that are functional and efficient. So naturally I couldn’t resist posting about these very cool Egg Gathering Aprons. These cute, practical […] Read more…

Gifts: Adopt a Bird From the Audubon Society

According to the Audubon’s Birds and Climate Change Report (PDF), 314 bird species are on the brink of disaster from shrinking and shifting ranges that could imperil nearly half of U.S. birds within this century. Audubon scientists have used hundreds of thousands of citizen-science observations and sophisticated climate models to predict how birds in the […] Read more…

Coop Dreams Presents Coop Camp! Expert Speakers & Authors on Backyard Chickens

Coop Dreams Coop Camp: learn how to tend to your flock and build coops | Sacred Habitats

Coop Camp™ is the first of its kind weekend workshop for chicken lovers. Explore the amazing world of backyard chickens with today’s foremost chicken bloggers and experts. Start your weekend on Friday evening with an All-Camp Social. Then, spend Saturday and Sunday attending workshops on topics including coops, breeds, equipment, runs, chicken health, enrichment, composting […] Read more…

How To Handle & Determine a Quality Breeding Chicken

How To Hold and Determine a Quality Breeding Chicken for Your Flock | Sacred Habitats

Wonderful video here with Jeannette Beranger from The Livestock Conservancy, she teaches Farmer George how to breed a better chicken and build a stronger flock. A perfect how-to for beginning backyard farmers or the seasoned pro. Watch as they cover how to hold a chicken so it feels comfy and safe, and factors to look […] Read more…

Toilet Paper: Should it go Under or Over

Toilet Paper: Should it go Under or Over | Sacred Habitats

Your toilet paper, do you prefer it to go ‘under’ or ‘over’? Which is best? That depends on your thinking, preference and how many little tinkering paws you have in your house. Here are some ways of looking at the eternal question and their advantages and disadvantages… Over or Under: The Great Toilet Paper Debate […] Read more…

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