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Planning For a ‘Self Sufficient’ Thanksgiving

A Homegrown & Homemade Thanksgiving Dinner It might be difficult to raise everything you need to serve a completely self sufficient Thanksgiving dinner. However, what …

Avian Flu, The Price of Eggs, & Raising Your Own Hens

This article was reprinted on Honey Colony. Will Avian Flu Lead to the End of Cheap Eggs? I stopped looking at the …

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Should You Invest in a Wind Turbine?

Are Residential Turbines Worthwhile? With an increasing interest in self sufficiency, renewable energy, and off grid living, many people are investing in …

Solar Electricity at Home

by Dr. Tom Lombardo Generating electricity from sunlight is more practical than you might think. Germany is one of the world leaders …

Passive Solar Heating, Cooling, and Lighting

by Dr. Tom Lombardo Passive solar is one of the oldest solar technologies known to mankind. Archeologists have found evidence of passive …

The Self-Sufficient Home ~ a Book Review

The Self-Sufficient Home By Nancy Hoffman This book provides an overview of the many aspects of living a more self sufficient lifestyle. …

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Energy Conservation at Home – Part 2

by Dr. Tom Lombardo You may also be interested in reading Renewable Energy for Self Sufficiency Part 1 of this series looked …

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Energy Conservation at Home – Part 1

by Dr. Tom Lombardo You may also be interested in reading Energy Conservation at Home Part 2 and Renewable Energy for Self …