Add a 2nd Level to Your Worm Bin!

Drill holes in bottom of 2nd bin for worm migration

Drill holes in bottom of 2nd bin for worm migration

We need to produce more worms to feed the fish in our urban micro-farm.   A few months back we showed you how easy it is to create a small worm bin, today we’ll show you just how easy it is to add a 2nd level to the… Continue reading

Roast Your Own Coffee at Home

Freshly roasted coffee beans, cooling

Freshly roasted coffee beans, cooling

Coffee enthusiast takes it to the next level by roasting her own beans :)

OK so why did I get started roasting my own coffee beans?  Simple: my awesome boyfriend got me sampler of green coffee beans from SweetMaria’s!  Roasting the beans gives us more respect for… Continue reading

Refrigerator Pickles!

Got cucumbers?  Here’s a super easy recipe to make use of cucumbers and other vegetables from your garden or farmer’s market. These pickles will taste good in a few hours, great the next day.  Store in your fridge for a month.

Required Ingredients
Glass jars (Ball Quart large mouth jars)

Lemon cucumber and jalapeno pickles… Continue reading

Watch ecoGeeks OXY-Boost Oxygen Bleach Cleaner Remove Blueberry Stains, in Real Time!

This really happened.

We were filming some more fun OXY-Boost videos with the eco-girls and their friends when Julia came running in to the living room with a bowl of blueberries and spilled it all across the nice white, freshly-cleaned carpet. Ugh. Despite the fact that I’ve been the world’s second advocate for ecoGeeks OXY-Boost for going on 7… Continue reading