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Bin there, dung that

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When it comes to compost, we don’t really know crap. There are a million schools of thought on the best way to turn those leftover…

Push in the Stops

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As of our April 1st payment, Operation Mortgage is one-third complete, and we’re surprised to find it’s changed the way we look at holidays and celebrations….

On the Money

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We survived the first month on the new budget, but there were some surprising revelations. Withdrawal. And not the kind from an ATM. The first…

(Gr)attitude

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On this week’s On Being podcast, Brother David Steindl-Rast speaks about the importance of gratitude, and something he said stopped me in my tracks. He…

The Call

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I know, I know. This has nothing to do with homesteading. But our two eagles have returned for a second winter, hunting behind the…

Mortgaged Heart

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It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, but Brad and I are doing something a little unusual. Instead of a laundry list of projects, we’ve…

Hair Loss

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As my old friend Jeff always says, “Great minds think alike… And so do we.” When we at The Dew Abode made a point…

Skeleton at the Feast 2015

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They’re the most wonderful sounds of the year. At least that’s one guy’s opinion. It’s time for the annual Skeleton at the Feast tracklist…