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Whether your dad, husband or brother, this DIY Wood Slice Serving Board is great Christmas gift for those foodies!

This instructable gives an overview of how to plane your wood slabs flat using a router and a Planing sled.

Take your dimensions of your router and bit and apply it to your sleds dimensions. The router base was 5 so I made the inside width of the sled 5 The router will fit into this with an offset of I also made the hole for the router bit 1 wide.

Hügelkultur Bed. Hügelkultur is a raised plant bed built over decaying wood and compostable materials. A fallen tree becomes a “nurse log”, decomposing, releasing nutrients, and nourishing new growth above for years, even decades. As the wood decays, it becomes more porous, storing water like a giant sponge, and releasing it slowly back into the bed’s soil. This means less plant watering; some gardeners report their beds thrived all season from rainfall alone.

Hügelkultur Bed: A fallen tree becomes a “nurse log”, decomposing, releasing nutrients, and nourishing new growth above for years, even decades.

Introduction to #Permaculture Design.

Permaculture: design systems 'that meet our human needs, and at the same time support the eco-system as a whole'

Some of you may remember our little experiment with mushrooms last fall  and winter .  The mushrooms in the straw didn't do so well. That pe...

Adventures in Urban Homesteading: The Big Secret Mushroom Project

Shiitakes can be fruited on logs.

The mushroom farming industry could use a few more good growers. Learn how to begin this crop on your farm.

Drilling pattern for Mushroom Logs

WE ARE DOING THIS TODAY! Here is a great way to grow organic shitake/oyster mushrooms. How to Grow Specialty Mushrooms in Your Backyard - Garden Therapy.

Slow Cooker Mulled Wine. This is the best drink for any Christmas or holiday party. Delicious, cheap and easy!

Slow Cooker Mulled Wine recipe, This is the best drink for any Christmas or holiday party. Delicious, cheap and easy!

How to Plant a Tree

Planting Trees From Twigs Save Money & Watch Your Garden Grow Gardening Homesteading