Simply Resourceful

Simple ways to be more conscious about how we use our resources.

Sock Darning

Sock darning is a lost tradition in the American culture but a very practical skill.   Sock darning is basically making a patch for a hole in a sock.    Learning this simple skill allows me to wear my socks longer, although a few are relinquished to the rag pile when they are beyond repair.

Here is another close-up of a sock before and after darning:


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A weekly update on our adventures of trying to be more self-sufficient by using resources wisely. We explore a variety of topics that most broadly fit in the "Homesteading" category, i.e. beekeeping, organic gardening, edible landscaping/fruit forest, food preservation/canning, woodworking, soap-making, and environmental stewardship.

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