Category Archives: Tales of Adventure

My Latest Adventure – Surveying Mining Claims in the Desert

For the past month I’ve been on the adventure of a lifetime. My job was to ride horseback through the California desert to visually verify the corner stakes for mining claims. You might be saying, “I didn’t know Craig rode … Continue reading

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FIRE!

The news said the fire was causing a stage 3 evacuation of the town where our farm was located, and we were about to drive straight into the center of it. Sometimes there is no right answer to a situation. … Continue reading

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Dream Big, Work Smart – We Got Our Farm

Up until this point I’ve felt rather constricted as to what I could do on my property. Being an Urban Farmer kinda blows… space is at a premium, you always have to tread lightly so the neighbors don’t bitch about … Continue reading

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My Experience at The Human Path

I just spent the last 2 weeks at The Human Path in San Antonio, Texas with former Army Special Forces medic Sam Coffman and his wife Suchil Coffman who is an expert in a variety of homesteading skills. I have … Continue reading

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Our Initial Attempt to Purchase Land for a Permaculture Farm

This past weekend, the lady and I were out in rural Washington scouting some properties we had found online. We were so excited that our dream was so close to becoming reality! Unfortunately there were some major obstacles with the … Continue reading

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How I Got Started in Sustainability

I like to save money. Some might describe me as a “extremely frugal.” That’s how this all got started. I wanted to save on my monthly bills so I bought some of those energy efficient light bulbs. Then some drapes … Continue reading

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