When you compare the lifestyle of a city-living apartment dweller to a farm family, it’s apples to oranges. There is no question that living in the country requires more stuff. When we moved to our farm, we realized there were things we really did need if we were going to make our desired lifestyle work. […]
One of the ways I save money is by not buying cleaning products and homemaking them instead. It’s not only less expensive, but often it’s better for your family and the environment to avoid harsh chemicals. Best of all, this recipe only has 2 ingredients: vinegar and Dawn dish detergent. This is one of the […]
Tips on some great ways to save money by shopping less frequently. There may be a way to do it that you haven’t thought of. Check it out!
Almost everyone wants to know how to lower utility bills! After three years of living off-grid with no utility bills, we are moving into a century-old home and the previous owner was burning through thousands of litres of fuel oil each year. Regardless of the environmental impact of that, I simply can’t afford to burn […]
Are you ready to ditch chemical cleaners and trim your budget at the same time? I’m road testing some online recipes in my bathroom to find the best homemade cleaners!
I had someone ask me the other day if I was going to upgrade my cell phone to the newest version. I hadn’t given it a thought until I was asked, and then I felt pressure that maybe I should, and maybe I was missing out on something I needed! Within a few seconds, I […]