Making your own homemade laundry soap is cheap, easy and long lasting! We’ve used this recipe for years and I can vouch to it’s potency! I garden and raise our flock of chickens and ducks. My husband is a rock crawling Jeeper that spends his free time fixing and modifying jeeps. Needless to say, we […]
I started to build my family, my dreams of living off the grid & homestead about 10 years ago. Little did I know how much I’d learn and the ridiculous skills I’d acquire! Here are 9 vintage homesteading skills I learned to help our family save thousands of dollars each year, and 1 surprising skill […]
Decluttering is all the rage right now. And rightly so! We live in a time of massive clutter, consumerism, and waste. It seems everywhere I turn nowadays, there is more and more information about decluttering: How to declutter, why to declutter, simple step by step tips for decluttering, how to be a minimalist, how to […]
Finding ways to save money in your garden can help you do a lot more with what you have. Gardening can be an expensive hobby, or a great way to save money and get higher quality food. Check out how to get the most out of your garden dollar.
My husband went back to school full time, which means we’re now surviving off one income – mine. Obviously we’re not the first family to drop down to one income. In fact, we’re better off in a lot of ways than other families who take this plunge. Our situation is temporary and will eventually lead […]
I quit using coupons. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good deal, a bargain and saving money. But I quit using coupons and I’m glad I did. I loved the grocery game. I loved my foot-long receipts show my unbelievable discounts; frankly it was addictive. There is a rush from getting a good deal, […]