Welcome to

Living Well Earth Stewards 

Small Houses

The small house movement is a growing niche in the housing market.

Learn more about Small Houses 

Living Well Folk School

Find out about upcoming Living Well Folk School Classes. Learn life long skills: Carpentry, Blacksmithing, Gardening, Sustainable Living Skills.  

Resources

Information on past Small & tiny Houses Convergences, tiny living, Compressed Earth Blocks, and much more!

 

Living Well Earth Stewards

is your hub for  
INFORMATION ON
SUSTAINABLE LIVING

VISION
LWES is a catalyst to provide advice and encouragement
to those who seek the mutual support of community and 
desire to live cooperatively, sustainably and harmoniously.
MISSION 
LWES educates and models the creation of a healthy, 
sustainable and self-sufficient way of life.  

THOUGHTS ON SUSTAINABLE

&
HEALTHY LIVING

 Fresh, high quality vegetables and fruit. Local food is usually sold to the consumer within hours of being picked. In contrast the average vegetable in the grocery store is 5-7 days old, sometime as much as two weeks old, before the consumer buys it.
More nutritious than what you can get at a grocery store. Why? The average fruit or vegetable at a chain grocery store has traveled more than 3000 miles to get there. The sooner fresh vegetables and fruits are eaten after being picked the most nutrients that are preserved     (learn more….)

Fresh, high quality vegetables and fruit.

Local food is usually sold to the consumer within hours of being picked.

Grocery Store Produce 

Usually travels over 3000 Miles taking days to reach you the consumer!

Free Online Resources

Small, Round, and Solar

Jane Lawrence showed us a beautiful
example of sustainability with her
presentation, “Small, Round, and Solar:
​a Yurt in the Woods.”

Compressed Earth Block

Jeff Gannon of Dig Southeast demonstrated
how to make and build with Compressed
​Earth Blocks.

Legal and Zoning Issues

Harvey Harman presented to the group on legal
and zoning issues related to small houses. 
Many of the concepts that Harvey explained are
​summarized here.

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