How Long Does it Take to Build a Tire Wall?

 
June 16th, 2019 
The 9-Year Anniversary of Pounding the First Tire at Twisted Oak

I often get asked how long it took to build the tire wall for our home. Those who have heard about...

Continue Reading...

Natural Cycles

twisted oak Jun 07, 2019

Now that it is June and warmer weather has finally arrived, I've been called to work in the garden. After months of snow and chilly days, I feel renewed and alive as I plunge my hands into the...

Continue Reading...

Yeah! It's Spring

 

 

- Hi, Matt Kramer here. I'm here with Kristina Munroe with Sustainable Home Resource. And we're just out enjoying this amazing day. So after a week of me being sick, having this nasty cough...

Continue Reading...

Did You Know That You Have a Superpower?

If you are like me then every day you hear more and more about how damaging greenhouse gases are to our health and our planet. Whether you want to argue about climate change or not, the truth is...

Continue Reading...

Why I Love Living in a Sustainable Home

 

After living in our off-grid home for over 7 years, I'd like to share with you some of the expected and unexpected results of living this way.

Living in a self-sufficient house may seem like it has...

Continue Reading...

Steps Toward a More Sustainable Life and Home

Uncategorized Apr 19, 2019

What do you do if you don't have a large piece of land or enough money to build your perfect home yet?

What if you don't have a home or site with enough southern exposure for a passive solar home?

...
Continue Reading...

You Don't Have to Live Off-Grid to Improve Your Sustainability

passive solar Apr 16, 2019
 

There are many ways we can all move toward more sustainable and regenerative practices. 

We recently visited a friend who shared with us how he created his passive solar home in 1981! He...

Continue Reading...

Greywater Gardening

greywater Apr 06, 2019

With spring approaching, but not quite here in the Colorado Rockies, many of us are getting the itch to get our hands dirty in the garden. When the winter still has a bit of a grip outside, I nurse...

Continue Reading...

Transformation

 

Hi. Kristina Munroe here from Sustainable Home Resource with this week's blog.

This week I had the pleasure of sharing dinner with some dear friends. I have known Eric and Elizabeth since the days...

Continue Reading...

Reflections and Lessons from the Storm of the Century

 

Now that I've had some time to catch my breath after the latest snowstorm, I'd like to share with you some reflections and some lessons from this unusual event.

If you aren't familiar with this...

Continue Reading...
1 2 3
Close

Your privacy is important to us. We will never share your information. 

You may unsubscribe at anytime.