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Ultimate Off Grid Guide By LaMar Alexander
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This book is for anyone that lives off-grid or would like to live an off-grid homesteader lifestyle. It is 355 pages and includes detailed step-by-step plans, full color pictures, and material list... More > for building an off-grid cabin and over 30 useful homestead projects. Also included are directions for installing a small solar and wind power system, rain water harvest system, composting toilet, outdoor wood furnace and more... This ebook is printable and works on Linux, Windows, and Mac!< Less
Off the Grid By LaMar Alexander
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This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid. It includes detailed step-by-step plans for a solar cabin and over 30 other projects. This is an encyclopedia for homesteading and... More > off-grid living written by a homesteader and includes cabin plans, solar and wind system installation, solar composting toilet, how to make a living from your homestead, where to find cheap land and much more... This book was designed as an Ebook with links and videos that will not work in the printed version. If you want full color pics, links and videos to work please order the Ebook download or CD version available on Lulu.< Less
Ask a Master Gardener Columns 5-21-2011 By Bill Sevier
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Four years of weekly "Ask a Master Gardener" columns in the Tulsa World newspaper.
Garden Planner & Graph Notebook By Rebecca Barr
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150 page notebook that includes 100 pages of 1cm sized graph paper, 25 pages of layouts to label your seedling trays (standard 72 cell trays), and 25 pages ready to go to organize your plantings in... More > your garden. The garden pages are designed for a 4x8' bed but can be used for smaller areas and as a square foot gardening planing guide as well! Use it for both designing your garden and tracking your little seedings. This is the perfect garden notebook to draw up your plans of your next gardening adventure!< Less
Circuit Down By Larry Dimock
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This is a guide for solving problems in the electrical circuits of a home - shorts, loose connections, GFCIs tripping, etc. The book is thorough but not overly technical, and gives over 30 helpful... More > black and white diagrams and charts. Homeowners will come to understand their wiring system and what can happen to it. Many problems will become easy to fix with confidence.< Less
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AMERICAN HOMESTEAD: Many Americans yearn to live a simpler, more self-sufficient lifestyle. For most folks, this means moving to the country and growing a large garden and, perhaps, raising animals... More > for food. On the other hand, some believe that urban homesteading offers many benefits. The photos in this book portray the various experiences of country and city homesteading, both today and yesterday. You are invited to look into the good life that many self-sufficient homesteaders have chosen to live. Enjoy all the wonderful and inspiring photos you'll discover in this book, American Homestead.< Less
Hellraiser Homemaker By Amy Bugbee
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Hellraiser Homemaker is the Gonzo Domestic Survival Guide. It is written for bad girls by bad girls, and offers unique and helpful information on life, relationships, household duties and more.
Simple Solar Homesteading By LaMar Alexander H.E.S.
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SIMPLE SOLAR HOMESTEADING: Self-Help This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid that wants to learn how to build simple solar projects to make life easier. ... More > Includes 15 plans with many pictures, drawings and material list. Learn to build: a solar cabin, solar composting toilet, solar water heater, solar food dehydrator, rainwater harvesting system, root/storm cellar, drill a water well and more... Also included: How and where to find cheap homestead property and a resource guide for homesteader supplies.< Less
Maid in Thailand By Kristen Rossi
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When expat Kristen Rossi first hired her maid she thought, ‘no problem, I speak some Thai, she speaks some Thai, we’ll be fine.” Little did she know, things would be a bit trickier... More > than that! The newly hired maid was an expatriate herself from Burma, and could only read and write Burmese. This created some communication barriers, especially when it came to cooking; thus spawned the idea to write Maid in Thailand. Maid in Thailand, is a tri-lingual guide and cookbook to dealing with your household help and them with you”! Have a new maid? Struggling to communicate? Maid in Thailand steps in and provides chapters on polishing domestic skills as well as a western cookbook with starters, sides, mains, drinks and desserts! Plus menu options, a glossary with foreign ingredients and a conversion chart too!< Less
The Art of Building a House of Stone: Using an Advanced Slipform Technique By Joe Kohler, Mona Anderson
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We have always loved the look and feel of stone houses. They have an ageless quality that stands in contrast to the built in obsolescence prevalent in today's world. Thirty plus years ago we built... More > own stone house. We researched the available methods, and settled on the slip-form technique popularized by Scott and Helen Nearing. We made several major improvements including better slipforms, creation of a reveal at face of the stones, and foam insulation built into the walls. We have organized our book into two parts. Part I: The Art of Building a House of Stone details an Advanced Slipform Construction Technique from the gathering of stones to the construction of finished structures with a special section detailing building Garden Walls. Part II: From Dream to Reality - Building Our House chronicles our building experience in the summer of 1979 and offers comments gleaned from living in our house. We are not sure how this book will appear on your Ereader. It looks pretty good on the Nexus 7.< Less
Our Experience With House Cows By Elizabeth Beavis
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Have you ever thought about owning a house cow but don’t know where to start? Do you dream of unlimited raw milk, manure and beef to complement your small farm activities? “Our... More > experience with House Cows” is an eBook written by a house cow owner to help other small farmers get started with a cow of their own. The eBook is written for Australian conditions, particularly sub-tropical Queensland, but much of the information is applicable to cows and cow owners all over the world. This eBook covers the basics of getting a cow, getting her in calf, milking her and caring for her calf, all using natural methods. The final sections explain how to use all that milk to create delicious dairy products! The eBook references several other cow, cattle and dairy books which are useful to the new cow owner and explain some aspects in more detail. Go ahead, learn how to realise your house cow dream today!< Less
The Magic Bean Company, An Artist's Journey By Lainey Hashorva
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Hand crafted home decor and one of a kind gift items by Lainey Hashorva of The Magic Bean Company aka Laineybean on Lainey's work features opulent hand painted mirrors, vintage glass... More > trays, seaside cottage shell decor items, handmade whimsical pillows with original and vintage photography, mother of pearl trinket boxes, earthy crystal and vintage charmed jewelry and so much more. Custom options available. Unique artisan gifts and forever keepsakes.< Less