Homesteaders - Living Naturally, Newsletter. 12th February 2020

in homesteading •  2 months ago 

It probably takes me longer that it should, each time I sit down to write this newsletter. There is always so much to read and I get distracted and start chatting to the creators on my personal account and excitedly sending links to curators! So as always, I think there's lots to love in this week's newsletter.

Things happening in the community.

This fortnight @naturalmedicine is removing restrictions and for the fortnightly challenge they are inviting you to post about any natural medicine related subject of your choosing.

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There is still a little time to squeeze in a response to this week's @ecotrain question of the week, which is asking what the smartest thing you've seen an animal do is.

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Welcoming Newcomers

You may have already met @joseeb, who has hit the ground running on Steem with some insightful posts on holistic health for the mind, body and soul.

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Another who has jumped in feet first with some fantastic articles is @chillednbaked. I've featured a post of hers in this week's highlights.

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Some highlights of the week

If you're in need of some inspiration and ideas for garden structuring materials and layout then @leighscotford is someone to follow. In this article he shares some material ideas and why he likes to use them in his garden builds.

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Some people impress me with the lengths they go to keeping warm climate plants alive in a cold climate. Here, @exator shares the trials and tribulations of bringing a range of plants inside over winter which would be killed by the frosts if left outside.

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As the northern hemisphere makes it's way out of winter, the south is heading towards it. So a recipe for cold a flu season should always come in handy. In that case, I can happily share this recipe from newcomer @chillednbaked for blackberry vinegar.

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The other day I was reading through a post about a meal someone's friend prepared for them and the dessert included sticky rice, which sounded soo good! Imagine my excitement today to come across a recipe from @bo-sirithip to make sticky mango rice from scratch!

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