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No Tools? No Problem

No Tools? No Problem

From Wooodworker West, a story that should come with a dental trigger warning, Designer Nikolas Bentel wanted to create a stool by hand . . . or better said by teeth. Not wanting to use any tools, he
126 The Wild Yards Project with David Newsom

126 The Wild Yards Project with David Newsom

On the podcast this week Kelly and I talk to David Newsom about his Wild Yards Project. The goal of the Wild Yards Project is “to give you the inspiration and resources to re-wild your yard and to
An Arts and Crafts Masterpiece in San Francisco

An Arts and Crafts Masterpiece in San Francisco

During a spare hour on a trip to San Francisco to visit relatives I remembered an Arts and Crafts era landmark I had only known through books, the Swedenborgian Church of San Francisco on Lyon Street

Saturday Tweets: Linotype, Support Squirrels and an East Hollywood Tower

Save A Linotype Machine For Future Generations via @hackaday https://t.co/iJankZtQR0 — Root Simple (@rootsimple) October 13, 2018 Woman kicked off plane for bringing her emotional support squirrel
The Walls Have Eyes

The Walls Have Eyes

I was at the “Big Orange Store” as Eric of GardenFork calls it, looking for shelf hardware. Using their app (because human employees can be hard to find) I searched for “hidden shelf.” I was looking
Getting Out of Your Head

Getting Out of Your Head

During his unsuccessful presidential campaign Senator Marco Rubio suggested that, “We need more welders and less philosophers.” Matthew Crawford in his 2015 book The World Beyond Your Head: On

No Tweets Just Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

I was too busy working on the house this week to curate a list of Twitterable links so it’s time for a Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan break. Kelly and I were lucky to have seen him in concert back in the
125 Green Burials with the Green Reaper Elizabeth Fournier

125 Green Burials with the Green Reaper Elizabeth Fournier

This week on the podcast Kelly and I talk to undertaker, funeral home owner and author of The Green Burial Guidebook Elizabeth Fournier. Elizabeth, known affectionately as the “Green Reaper,” owns and
A Lemon Arbor

A Lemon Arbor

Consider this post one of those inspirational ideas we’ll never get around to but perhaps an ambitious Root Simple reader will tackle: a lemon arbor. You can find this particular lemon arbor at

Saturday Tweets: A Solar Powered Blog, Caravansaries, Moths and Michaelmas

Our new self-hosted, solar-powered blog is designed to radically reduce the energy use associated with accessing our content. https://t.co/err1n0Jb8d pic.twitter.com/WofAjYoC4q — lowtechmagazine
RIP Chef Ernest Miller and Dr. Tracy McFarland

RIP Chef Ernest Miller and Dr. Tracy McFarland

It is with great sadness that I relay the news of the passing of chef Ernest Miller and veterinarian Dr. Tracy Elizabeth McFarland. Both were guests on previous episodes of the Root Simple podcast. I

Saturday Tweets: Neuro-Talk, Bitcoin and Other Modern Problems

The Limits of Neuro-Talk – The New Atlantis https://t.co/wTOgeNcu7H — Root Simple (@rootsimple) September 20, 2018 When the last tree Is cut down the last fish eaten and the last stream poisoned You
Grafted Tomatoes: Hope for the Frustrated Home Gardener?

Grafted Tomatoes: Hope for the Frustrated Home Gardener?

If you, like me, managed to kill all your tomatoes this summer you might want to try grafted tomatoes next season. Grafted tomatoes benefit from pathogen resistant rootstock (Maxifort is the most
Megabus: Like a Cruise Ship on Land

Megabus: Like a Cruise Ship on Land

To avoid the indignities and environmental nightmare that is flying I prefer to travel by train or bus. When visiting San Francisco to see our relatives I take Amtrak’s San Joaquin train because you

Saturday Tweets: Low Hanging Fruit

Apple Forces Recyclers to Shred All iPhones and MacBooks https://t.co/CMU0nQ37Ig via @motherboard — Root Simple (@rootsimple) September 15, 2018 Should we consider using plants from warmer, more
Truth and Beauty

Truth and Beauty

Get thee to the Palace of the Legion of Honor in San Francisco before the end of the month to see a spectacular show, Truth and Beauty: the Pre-Raphaelites and the Old Masters. The show combines works

Saturday Tweets: Taking Back the Wheel

Taking Back the Wheel https://t.co/zjRXht0UUP via @DissentMag — Root Simple (@rootsimple) September 7, 2018 An increasingly powerful and influential social group is hard-coding its biases into the

A DIY Air Purifier

Attention allergy sufferers: duct tape a HEPA filter to a cheap fan and you’ve got yourself a DIY air filter. With this simple hack you can reduce airborne particles by about 90%. This video,
124 Adam Brock on Forming Nurtured Networks

124 Adam Brock on Forming Nurtured Networks

When I wrote a post lamenting the difficulties of forming and sustaining groups I got an email from Adam Brock, author of Change Here Now, a book which uses architect Christopher Alexander idea of a
The Year We Gave Up Our Smart Phones

The Year We Gave Up Our Smart Phones

In the year 2023 we, the humans of this beautiful earth, gave up our smart phones. Too many gardens went untended, too much important work got interrupted and too many accidents happened. In the years