Did you know there are a lot of items people throw in the garbage that can serve more than their original, intended purpose? A lot of food scraps, packaging and old or damaged items can have a new life, if you just think outside of the box! In this article, I talk all about some […]
Ditch the plastic wrap for good after making these cute and functional bowl and casserole dish fabric covers! They are also quite cheap when you buy Fat Quarter fabric pieces or could be absolutely free if you use old but clean fabric you have on hand. So check out this great weekend craft project!
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 […]