This weeks reader question was exactly how much energy do you save with a clothesline. Are you trying to decide if it is worth it to you to turn off your dryer? This post shows you the math so you can decide if it is worth it to you!
The mailbox lid clinked shut, and the dog started barking at the window as the mailman walked down the sidewalk to the next house. My daughters, just barely four years old and two clamored at the door to “help” me get the mail. I tried to keep their fun spirit as I lifted them up […]
Maybe you woke up this morning and your dryer decided to be stupid. Perhaps you usually hang your clothes outside to dry, but it’s raining cats and dogs. Whatever the reason, sometimes you just have to line dry clothes indoors. Line drying clothes in winter isn’t so bad if you live in a fairly dry […]
With energy prices increasing and finances still tight, finding ways to save on heating have been at the top of my list lately. While I have to turn the heating on every now and then, mainly to make sure my daughter’s room doesn’t get too cold, I don’t want it on all the time.