If you have a garden, it’s likely you’ve at least thought about composting. But do you know all you need to know to get started composting? Do you know the dirty truth about composting? Let’s find out.
We love quick and easy meals in our house. We also love to eat a lot of salads, so we usually cut veggies every few days to keep ready to throw together a fast salad for lunch or a side dish for dinner. Wraps are a standard, too. It takes no time at all to […]
Lately, I’ve gotten into trying to make foods ahead of time and freeze them to streamline the dinner-making process. I’m still learning and researching, and I’m very excited to try new freezer foods! In the meantime, I wanted to share with you what I have found out so far. As I learn a few more […]
I love tacos! Beef, chicken, pork, even fish. You name it, chances are I’ll put it in a taco. But the taco seasoning packets in the stores bother me. They are either too hot, not hot enough, or just taste a little funky. Add to that the fact that most of them don’t tell you […]
When you hear the term “homestead,” what comes to mind? I usually see forty acres of land, multiple gardens, farm animals, wood burning stoves, and things like that… …but there’s more to homesteading than that. In fact, to me, the “homesteading spirit” rises well above where you live. It’s more about how you live. If […]
Herb gardening is a great hobby to have even if you’re not into the whole “tilling up the land” kind of gardening. Gardening is therapeutic, and if you’re growing herbs, you can do some amazing things with them. From seasoning your food to making a sensational smelling potpourri, this cheap hobby will actually save you […]