Would you like to learn how to live a more self-sufficient and sustainable lifestyle? Pip’s Simple Skills for Self-Sufficiency 14-part Video Series will teach you all the skills you need.
Unsure which compost system is right for your needs? We talk you through five of the best ways to compost food scraps at home.
Would you be brave enough to use a bucket loo?! Save precious water by setting up a composting toilet.
Winter is the perfect time to sit by a crackling fire and get stuck into your mending pile.
Apple scrap vinegar is a wonderful thing that turns a few simple ingredients into something far greater than the sum of its parts.
With a few basic ingredients, you can make your own beauty products that are plastic free and completely natural.
Kombucha has hit a popularity peak and is now available even in supermarkets. However there are many good reasons why you’re much better off making it at home.
There are so many reasons why it’s great to make your own yogurt. It’s delicious, nutritious and plastic free!
Autumn is a great time for urban foraging. Here’s a handy guide to the fruits, nuts and weeds that can all be foraged.
Here is our easy recipe to make tomato passata. This is a great way to preserve tomatoes so you can eat them when they are out of season. It’s also a great way to use up excess tomatoes that you have grown that you can’t eat fresh.
Ready to take your sourdough bread to the next level? This recipe will create a beautiful artisan-style bread, and is a step up from basic “no-knead” recipes. It creates a bread with a nice open crumb and crisp crust.
Learn how to make your own liquid fertiliser, sometimes called a compost tea. With just two ingredients you can create a great garden booster!
Welcome to the second video in our Simple Skills for Self-Sufficiency Video Series: how to make your own sourdough starter!
Here’s our first episode of our Simple Skills for Self-Sufficiency Video Series: raising seeds from scratch!
Welcome to our Simple Skills for Self-Sufficiency Video Series!