I’m an Urban Homesteader!

Posted February 17th, 2011 by .

If you are reading this right now, you've probably gathered as much. I live in Brooklyn, grow vegetables, fruits, keep bees on my rooftop and

A Little Weary, A Little Mindblown

Posted January 14th, 2011 by .

Times have been pretty lean for me since May. Leaving the security of a salaried job with benefits during the worst recession of my lifetime

To Kill or Not to Kill?

Posted June 22nd, 2010 by .

(Photo by Farmer Bee) As I come upon the 1 year mark of raising chickens, the end of their egg laying coming nearer each

On Becoming a Backyard Bumpkin

Posted May 18th, 2010 by .

When I mention to folks that I keep bees, grow vegetables and have a small flock of hens that produce the best eggs ever,