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Book Review – A Guide to Raising Llamas

I have somehow managed to find time to read A Guide to Raising Llamas by Gale Birutta over the last month or so.  This is another in the line of Storey’s Guide Books.  As with other books in this line … Continue reading

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Book Review – Traditional Bowyer’s Bible Vol. 1

I checked The Traditional Bowyer’s Bible Volume 1 out of my library based on the recommendation of Steve Galea at Steve Galea Outdoors when I posted about making a pvc bow.  This post might also help my good buddy Duncan at … Continue reading

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Book Review – Dynamic Catholic by Matthew Kelly

Let me start by saying that this book is not only for Catholics.  The insights in this book would go a long way towards improving anyone’s life.  That said… I recently finished “The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic : … Continue reading

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If You Are Who You Should Be…

St. Catherine of Sienna said,”If you are who you should be, you will set the world ablaze.”  That is a powerful statement that forces me to think about whether or not I am who I should be?  Just in small … Continue reading

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Responsibility for Changing the World

This is an excerpt from “The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic”, a book I plan to review when I finish it.  This paragraph was too good not to share immediately.        The world is a bit of … Continue reading

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Aquaponic Gardening – Book Review

I checked Aquaponic Gardening out of my library after hearing about this awesome new gardening technique that combines the best of hydroponics and aquaculture.  Silvia Bernstein, the author, started out with Aerogrow, those counter top hydroponic systems you probably saw … Continue reading

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Raising Rabbits – Bob Bennett

This is from Storey Publishing’s line of raising animals, and like others I have read this doesn’t disappoint.  The book is written by Bob Bennet, and is in at least it’s second edition. I really enjoyed Storey’s Guide to Raising … Continue reading

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First Aid, CPR, and AED – Book Review

First Aid, CPR, and AED is another book I checked out of the library.  It is also another one that I am considering buying to have at the home.  If you have any sort of first aid training much of … Continue reading

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The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Raising Small Animals – Book Review

The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Raising Small Animals is 370 pages of exactly what the title says it is.  If you want to know how to raise small animals, this is the book for you.  I am going to give … Continue reading

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Self-Sufficiency Book Review

Self-Sufficiency is another book I checked out from the library when I just happened upon it when I was browsing through the shelves.  This book is edited by Abigail R. Gehring and published by Skyhorse Publishing.  This is a big … Continue reading

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