Here are some resources I’ve found valuable, books I’ve read, movies I’ve seen, and products I use. I do not make any money endorsing these products. I simply use them.

Books & Publications

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life, by Barbara Kingsolver
The Omnivore’s Dilemma, by Michael Pollan
In Defense of Food, by Michael Pollan
All New Square Foot Gardening, by Mel Bartholomew
Four Season Harvest, Eliot Coleman
Put ‘Em Up, by Sherri Brooks Vinton
Home Cheese Making, Ricki Carroll
Everything I Want to Do is Illegal, Joel Salatin
Nourishing Traditions, Sally Fallon


The Future of Food (view trailer)
Fast Food Nation (view trailer)
King Corn (view trailer)
The Power of Community (view trailer)
Food, Inc. (view trailer)


Edible Nutmeg

Food Tools and Equipment

OXO Good Grips Food Mill
FoodSaver, home vacuum-packaging system
Excaliber Dehydrator
Presto 23-Quart Pressure Cooker/Canner


Johnny’s Selected Seeds
High Mowing Organic Seeds
Dirt Works


Weston Price Foundation Campaign for Real Milk
Forage, Cook, Preserve, Teach, Serve, Receive

Forage, Cook, Preserve, Teach, Serve, Receive