Welcome to Earthen Heart LLC

Affordable Sustainable Healthy Housing

in Southwest Michigan

Affordable Sustainable Housing

We aim to conserve resources while increasing our quality of life.  We strive to generate more of our own food, energy, medicine, entertainment.  Co-lab-orators pay $250 co-use monthly & help run a community homestead.

Events and Gatherings

Small events/gatherings of 10-50 individuals possible on-site.  Sound system and events production available.  Live music, films, poetry, plant tours, workshops.

Food Trails and Gardens

Twenty acres of intertwining food trails, gardens, ponds, chinampas and gardens with bountiful food and medicine.  Foraging in forests.  On-site selection of dried herbs, preserved foods and medicine, resource library, seed bank.  

Urban Retreat

Earthen Heart LLC works great for a day trip or weekend getaway for those of you in nearby cities like Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids or Chicago.  Campsites and rooms in house currently available.

Food Processing

We source surplus food from farms in the area and process as much as we can; producing value added foods, especially for winter:  fruit leathers, juices, dried fruits and veggies; providing for homestead and sharing the abundance with others.


Reach out to find out how we may work and be together.  Call in advance to make plans for a visit:

Julian Lauzzana

(269) 539-7378