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Top Posts of 2011

End of the year. Wrapping things up. Looking behind.  Last year I gave you  Top 5 posts of 2010.  This year, I’m going for 10. While some posts from 2010 continue to rank higher, this list if for posts from 2011. … Continue reading

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Ordinary Resistance

What have you been up to in the garden or kitchen this week?  Any plans for the weekend? Will you be resisting?  Big or small, I’d love to hear about it! This week I blogged in resistance to capitalistic land … Continue reading

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(Urban) Homestead: A Different Kind of Critique

By now you’ve likely heard about the Dervaes regime family trademarking the terms urban homestead and urban homesteading.  The internet has been in an uproar.  A Facebook group to Take Back Urban Home-steading(s) quickly swelled to nearly 4,000 fans. Twitterers … Continue reading

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(Urban) Homestead Act 2.1

Toodling around on the internet today I read Crunchy Chicken and got tipped off to what is quickly becoming quite a debacle. You might have heard the the folks at Path to Freedom® have trademarked a few terms- some legitimate … Continue reading

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All California is not the same: Oakland is not Roseville. But citrus & sun are everywhere.

It is 62 degrees. And blindingly sunny. In February. Mid-february no less. Clearly I am not in Seattle.  I’m in California. I came for shitty purposes (my dad had an initial consult for potential liver transplant,) but now I am … Continue reading

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