Beef, it’s not for dinner.

It's me, Adam and today I would like to discuss with you the topic of meat. This past weekend I found myself at the local butcher shop with my dad and two brothers.  Earlier in the month he had gotten a bison butchered for meat and the time came to make brats.  Like most other sources …

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the war on plastic

In addition to our war on chemicals, Adam and I've decided to tackle another subject that didn't exist a 150 years ago but is so pervasive in today's society, plastic. Why the war on plastic? What did plastic ever do to me? Nothing. And that's just the problem. Plastic does nothing, as in, it doesn't degrade, doesn't break …

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Other Assorted Cleaning Things

Hello friends, Jenn here. Last time, I introduced my war on chemicals in my home, and there are a few loose ends to clean up (pun intended) in the household cleaning arena before moving to other aspects of life. First, I'd like to say that everything is a process. When I first started reading about …

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Baking Soda & Vinegar Time

Hello friends, Jenn here again. The holidays were hectic as usual, and the gloom of January has settled in by raining of all things (this is Wisconsin, right?) With the rush and gift giving of the holidays, Adam and I were blessed to receive some very nice gifts from our family. However, as we received …

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The Get-to-know-you bit

Hey everyone, Adam and Jenn here. We hope you'll join us on our journey as we seek to become simple world stewards. You're probably wondering how we got here. Well, we both grew up in the Wisconsin countryside, helping our parents through gardening, raising animals, and other various "country" activities. This time helped instill a …

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