Angela England


Angela England was a writer for The Spruce for two years covering the subject of organic gardening. 

England is the founder of Untrained Housewife, a site for active parents and families dedicated to recapturing the lost arts of intentional and self-sufficient living. She served four years as the Plants and Bulbs Feature Writer at She is the Editor-in-Chief at Blissfully Domestic, online women's magazine. England is also the Founder of Homestead Bloggers Network - a community for the growth and support of bloggers who write about homesteading topics.

She is the author of "Backyard Farming on an Acre (More or Less)," as well as several other books, all with the common theme of helping people embrace the journey towards self-sufficiency.

She teaches workshops and speaks at blogger conferences.


Awards and Publications

England has authored several books including:

Backyard Farming on an Acre (More or Less)Gardening Like a Ninja: A Guide to Sneaking Delicious Edibles into Your LandscapeThe Untrained Housewife's Guide to Getting Prepared: Surviving Emergencies Without Stress
Untrained Housewife Manifesto: 7 Principles of Intentional and Self-Sufficient Living

She has written for:
Untrained Housewife

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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