Learn to give the land some curves, otherwise known as swales, to help preserve water and drought-proof your garden.
Learn to design your garden and landscape to save and store water for the dry months. This will cut down on the water bill and the time you spend watering!
“We hear, ‘Many more people could ride out the storm-tossed waves in their economic lives if they had their year’s supply of food … and were debt-free. Today we find that many have followed this counsel in reverse: they have at least a year’s supply of debt and are food-free’” Thomas S. Monson
We have a soda stream and the syurp add-ins are full of high fructose corn syrup, preservatives, and other stuff I really don’t want my family to have. The next best thing? Make my own syrup to add! I tried it, we loved it, and so I decided to make a huge batch to have […]
Why can butter when it freezes so beautifully? Well, there are about a bajillion reasons, but I’ll share with you some of the ones that are most important to me. Power outtages won’t effect the quality soft butter is always at hand, and you don’t have to deal with the cold hard butter on bread […]
February, March, and April tend to be mud and flood season in many areas of the US. It’s a devastating experience, to say the least. It’s also heartbreaking to not only see your home and personal items ruined by mud and water, but also to see it ravage the emergency stockpile you’ve worked so hard […]