Quebec homesteaders Marie Eisenmann and her family live off the grid in an earthship built 40 years ago. Here’s their story.
Home & Design
An exploration of how photography is preserving the past in rural Ontario.
It gives me pleasure no matter the season or circumstances.
How to Build a Simple Outdoor Evaporating Stove
Most Scandinavian countries have developed their cultures around dealing with cold, long, dark days of winter.
Building a smokehouse to preserve your own food is one of those self-reliance skills that can be fancy or simple.
Raising and caring for chickens in the age of COVID has its own set of challenges.
Why it’s easy to love electric in-floor heating for small installations.
By Steve Maxwell
Embracing energy efficiency and a modern aesthetic, this Ancaster, Ontario, home was custom designed for its owners
It’s that time when you want to cozy on up to the hearth and warm up by the fire. If you find yours somewhat lacking, how about dressing it up with a simple yet impactful floating mantel? Unlike other mantels that require lots of know-how, materials and steps, this...
“Christmas in a lighthouse! How romantic!”
Who knew that climate change, biodiversity and curb appeal are synonymous?
Four ways to spend less money heating your old, cold home.
How wintertime window condensation is related to the insulation value of the glass making
Lavender is an herb and we grow it in abundance here on South Pound Farms.