People and profiles from rural America

Shopping for Flooring

By MaryAnn

A chance stop at the small local shop yields a valuable lesson in flooring.

Remembering Those In Need

By Marilyn Jones

No matter how busy your holiday season is, try to stop and remember those less fortunate and, if you can, help.

Trash to Treasure

By MaryAnn

Discovering the local thrift store.

Candy Corn Stacking Game

By Lee Ann

Looking for some fall fun? Try this simple game for the whole family!


How to Build a Tiny House – Part 8: Trusses to Support the Roof

Installing prefabricated trusses provides a rapid method to framing the roof of the tiny house.

How to Build a Tiny House – Part 7: Building the Roof

It's time to build the roof of your tiny house! Follow these simple, illustrated instructions.

Circular Sock Machine Knitting

By Laura Damron

Keeping history alive, one stitch at a time.

Candle Safety

By Laura Damron

Before you get out your candles again, a brief word of caution.

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