The day I made the soap was a sunny day and I was ALL out of my laundry detergent. To most this would not be a concern, but because we are off-grid you learn to utilize all your resources. Our biggest resource back here in the wilderness is the SUN!! We save a lot of […]
As we strive to live more simply and frugally, we have become quite creative in how we acquire new things for our family. Bartering and trading is a fun, resourceful way of life for us. Read on to find out some of the wonderful things we have bartered and traded for!
Learning to make your own hand and body lotion isn’t difficult. It just takes a few simple ingredients, many you probably already have on hand.
Looking for a natural (& cheap) recipe for shampoo? Look no further! This recipe can be tailored to you and will save you money in the long run!
Electronics are quickly become the only past time kids and families know. Take time to enjoy some battery-free playtime with our list of 10 Ways to Play!
Why pay $20 and up for a dog bed when you can make one yourself using things you’ve already got lying around?