Frill Free Zone

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The Frill Free Zone is where we get to the nitty gritty of living simply; eliminate all the unnecessary, useless, frivolous or giddy; it's where you get serious about creating your unique life that suits you to perfection.

  • Feel the pride of salvaging a piece of architectural molding and using it in an innovative way;

  • get off the recycling train and learn ways of using your packaging, instead of filling the landfill.

  • Find natural materials close at hand that make a vernacular building style work perfectly in your climate.

The world is at the cusp of stopping waste in its tracks - what did our grand parents say? Waste not, want not...

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Jul 19, 2021

Earth Friendly Weed Control - use poison-free methods

Use poison-free methods; Earth Friendly Weed Control...

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Jul 12, 2021

Garden Problems - minor annoyance? Or big deal?

Minor annoyance or big deal; Garden Problems...

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Jul 06, 2021

Keeping Dogs Cool In Summer - beat the heat for your dog

Beat the heat for your dog; Keeping Dogs Cool In Summer

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Jul 02, 2021

Seaweed as Fertilizer - benefits and disadvantages

The benefits of using Seaweed as Fertilizer...

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Jun 29, 2021

Keeping Cool In The Heat of Summer

Keeping Cool In The Heat - tips and tricks for your home

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Jun 28, 2021

Alternative Building Books; natural homes, designs and methods

If you're like me, you have a growing library of Alternative Building Books, magazines and notes; add these great books to your collection...

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Jun 24, 2021

528 Hertz, Music for Healing and Pain Removal

528 Hertz Music for Healing and Pain Removal...

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Jun 15, 2021

Designing the Root Cellar - what to include

What should you include when Designing the Root Cellar?

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May 31, 2021

Tree Pruning Tools - sharp is best

Tree Pruning Tools - sharp and well maintained...

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May 28, 2021

Frown - a cross between a Frock and a Gown

Frown, a cross between a Frock and a Gown

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May 17, 2021

Starting a Gardening Business - make money homesteading

Make money homesteading - Starting a Gardening Business...

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May 17, 2021

Root Cellar Gallery - lots of ideas and inspiration for root cellars

Lots of ideas and inspiration for root cellars - Root Cellar Gallery

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May 17, 2021

How to Open Jars without hurting your hand, or breaking the jar

How to Open Jars safely, without hurting your hand, or breaking the jar...

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May 10, 2021

Frugal Gardening - growing plants with less

Frugal Gardening - growing plants with less...

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May 10, 2021

Recycling in The Organic Garden; Re-Use and Re-Purpose

Re-Use and Re-Purpose; Frugal Gardening - Recycling In The Organic Garden...

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May 10, 2021

Site Preparation of Pearls Place - getting it all ready

The Site Preparation begins before any building can take place; it's like clearing the table before you start setting it for a banquet...

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Apr 30, 2021

Yurt Shirt - you've seen felt tents? Here's a shirt for the cold

Yurt Shirt - warm felted wool, for cold days outdoors...

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Apr 30, 2021

Bog Coat - a funny name for a rustic peasant coat

Bog Coat - a funny name for a rustic peasant coat...

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Apr 29, 2021

Peasant Chic - or, clothing for the country

Peasant Chic - or, clothing for country or gardening wear...

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Apr 17, 2021

Most Affordable Housing - my alternative dwelling

Planning the Most Affordable Housing is an exercise in thinking outside the box; learning about alternative building materials & green home building has to take place first...

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