Doing laundry by hand; could you do it if the situation called for it? You can do it with a few tools and a little practice – like our great great grandmothers; and it is a good skill to know. Even if you aren’t of the “prepper” mindset, knowing how to do some basic chores […]
Did you know that your washer and dryer should be cleaned every month? I discovered that when I started washing cloth diapers. Here’s a very simple explanation of how to go about doing this often-overlooked chore.
Have you considered cloth diapers, but the thought of figuring out how to wash them is just intimidating? And isn’t is all so gross? Maybe this can help you out!
Don’t you just love the slow and peaceful task of hanging your clothes on the line? Call me crazy, but it is one of my favourite homesteading tasks! And with tips like these, you’ll be waiting for your next load of laundry! Here is a compilation of all my helpful and efficient tips for drying […]
As things around the homestead “give out,” there are a few items that are worth looking for older versions rather than newer. They were made to last a lifetime and are continuing to prove themselves worthy of notice. In case you missed Round 1, a link is provided. Also, feel free to share your ‘old […]
Line drying your clothes can save you a nice little bit of money on your electric bill. It also reduces the wear and tear on your clothes, which saves you money in replacement costs and helps your favorite shirt stay nice longer. I don’t always line dry year round, but after a long break it’s […]