Post by haberinbizden.com. "Health and illness are much more rooted in our minds and hearts than our models even begin to understand.” http://t.co/qoAnxKqEIU — Root Simple (@rootsimple) October 24, 2014 "We can no longer afford cheap meat" -Joe Maxwell #TerraMadre #SaloneDelGusto #SlowFood #SlowFish #SlowMeat ht @SlowFoodUSA — Danielle Nierenberg (@DaniNierenberg) October 25, 2014 Mayor of […]
It appears that a young couple, David and Sky Brown, who bought a $2,000 house in Detroit last May ran afoul of an Animal Control officer on Wednesday. The couple’s goats and chickens were seized over the tearful pleas of their owners. There’s more on the story here. The Browns have asked for help on […]
It’s acorn season! Thanks to Pascal Baudar for the tip on this film. And check out our post on Pascal and his partner Mia Wasilevich’s tips for processing and using acorns.
Mark Stambler was baking bread at home and selling it at local shops, until a knock at his door one day from the health department. Rather than get angry he got the law changed and the story of how this happened is the subject of this week’s Root Simple Podcast. During the podcast Mark mentions: […]
As regular Root Simple readers know, I’ve been obsessing on making shoes for some time now, but was not able to wrap my mind around the process without help. Help arrived this weekend in the form of the wonderful–and wonderfully patient– Randy Fritz, who taught me and four other intrepid souls how to make turnshoes […]