The Great Escapes: Round Out Your World
A back-to-the-land dream comes full circle. (Get it?)
Discover DIY opportunities for apartment-bound city dwellers and novices with bountiful backyards.
Wise Up: Do It Yourself
Screen-printing to shoe cobbling, soapmaking to soldering, here are the city’s best places to make something with your hands.
Cob ovens, permaculture, tinctures, and cheesemaking—as a rural retreat for would-be homesteaders, North Fork 53 is off the hook (and soon, the grid).
At North Fork 53, say hello to river views—and goodbye to cell reception and wifi.
READ ‘EM AND EAT
Four food writers speak in the coming month on cured meats, craft distilling, and the origins of taste.
Erica Strauss’s 'The Hands on Home' takes a deep dive into simple seasonal cooking, DIY laundry detergent, and homemade preserves.
Harvest season got you hankering to start your own super-Portlandy backyard farm? Master the local rules of citified animal husbandry.
At this new shop in Sellwood returning to the prairie life is made very appealing…and you don’t even have to leave the big city. Learn how to can...
Mr. Green Beans, in Northeast Portland, has all the tools and tricks for learning how to roast your very own coffee; Their exellent classes are as affordable...