“Hand Made” book review & Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

I recently had the pleasure to read Melissa Norris’ new book  “Hand Made: The Modern Guide to Made from Scratch Living”.  So much more than just a recipe book, Melissa really invites you into her life, sharing personal stories from her childhood and family life intertwined with some seriously delicious recipes, handmade gift ideas and …

“Permaculture for the Rest of Us, Abundant Living on Less Than an Acre” Book Review

I have been gardening in some form or another for pretty much my entire adult life.  I have heard the term “permaculture” here and there but honestly it sounded pretty intimidating and expensive.  I never really looked into the concepts behind it because I had decided it was something only big scale farmers needed and …