I have been interested in learning more about soap making for quite a while. I’ll admit that I’m still a little nervous to get started, but the more I research the process, the more I want to try my hand at it. Want to join me? The first decision you have to make is which […]
This month, my family (family of 3) decided that we would take our usual monthly grocery budget of $400, set aside $100 for groceries and save the rest for Disneyland. Yes, I know, it sounds crazy, but the kids have been bugging me to go to Disneyland for ages, and the only part of our […]
The really cool thing about chili (pun intended) is that it can be made so many different ways and is one of the easiest meals to make from your prepper pantry! I recently made a great Texas Chili from items I had on hand, making this a very budget-friendly recipe. Some of my ingredients were […]
Christmas gift giving can leave us pulling out our hair trying to figure out just the perfect gift for our family and friends. Here are some crafty gift ideas you and your children can make for adult family members on our Christmas list.
You know canning sounds like a good idea. All your friends do it. But you are scared to even try. Well, I’m here to tell you that, “You CAN DOOO it!” Seriously, do not be afraid, it is easier than you think.
The Thanksgiving and Christmas season are upon us and we all want to serve our dining guests the finest foods we possibly can. One way to assure great quality is to grow our own seasoning herbs ourselves to assure we are picking them at their peak of quality. I’m talking about growing the herbs in […]