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We take our coffee seriously here at the Homestead Guru, but I'm not sure if I'll be shelling out for a cup of Kopi Luwak anytime soon. Kopi Luwak is the most expensive coffee in the world, and it goes...
More and more people are coming to the realization that conventional, compulsory public school is a travesty of "education" and ideas like unschooling are taking off. Modern public schooling closely resembles the mechanized system of an industrial factory setup. It's...
At the global level, the treatment of wastewater is one of the key aspects of protecting water resources. It presents a dual public health and environmental protection challenge for emerging and developed countries. Most people don’t know a running...
There is a Permaculture Country Club in Costa Rica, part of Saint Michael’s Sustainable Community, that is a gardening club that runs on Organic Community Supported Agriculture Programs where you can buy or rent a house with green technologies....
The soda giant Coca-Cola, was forced to shut down at the Knockmore Hill bottling facility in Lisburn, Ireland late last March. Why were they forced to close shop for the night? Believe it or not, the factory machines became clogged...
My tongue is numb, my headache is gone and I am prepared for the cannabis holiday that is 420. I'm talking DAB lollipops here, something I've been wanting to do for years. Cannabis Infused Lollipops! I first tried one...
Maybe you wanted to start composting this Earth Day, but you've heard it's tricky to get right. I understand--nobody wants a stinky mess out back that will draw vermin, or worse! However, nobody wants to shell out for fancy compost drums...
California has struggled with a period of drier-than-normal conditions that resulted in water-related problems or in other words a serious drought. When rainfall is less than normal for several weeks, months, or years, the flow of streams and rivers...
What is "mushroom coffee", and why on Earth would anyone want to drink (what basically amounts to) fungus juice? The answers might surprise you! If you can get behind brewing kombucha (fermented tea) as a soda replacement, you'll be excited to...
What if I told you that North America has an easy-to-grow native tropical fruit tree that you've never even heard of? The Pawpaw is our largest native fruit, and it tastes something like banana and mango with hints of vanilla...