June 20, 2009

Off-Grid 101

How to harvest rainwater

All the details on harvesting rainwater – why, how, when — and one town doing it to the max

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Chicken Fried Steak with lots of gravyFood, it’s one of the things we can’t live without. It’s a necessity to be sure, but it is so much more than that. It can bring families together, it can bring a smile to your face when you remember a special meal, food or recipe and the memories associated with it. Food is often regional too, to my fondest memories are of chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes and gravy (lots of gravy), fried okra and biscuits (with lots of butter, and no, I’m not talking about cookies). If you haven’t figured it out yet, I’m proudly from Texas.

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