How many feed bags do you have laying around? At any given time I probably have about a dozen. I get feed from 2 different places so I have 3 different types of bags. The chickens eat at least 3 bags of feed a week so I always have a fresh supply, which brings me […]
While I always admired people who filled like one mason jar a year with trash, I have to admit that they seemed a bit obsessive about it and so I never set out to try it myself. A couple of weeks ago, I realized that I’ve come pretty close to accomplishing this seemingly miraculous feat […]
I am by no means a “greenie” or an environmentalist. I’ve seen organizations do both good and bad under these titles. Instead, I believe in being a good steward of the earth. Here are 4 ways to start your journey as a good steward!
Honest Tea was nice enough to send me a fun little surprise in the mail. I arrived home to find a box containing materials to make my very own tea-rrarium! It is such a creative and fun way to repurpose and recycle the glass bottle that their delicious teas come in! What is a tea-rrarium […]
Reuse eggshells – don’t throw them away! If you’ve been tossing your eggshells, I’m about to convince you to keep them. We eat a lot of eggs around here, thanks to our backyard hens. But you won’t find any eggshells in my trash cans. I reuse my eggshells and you can too! There are so […]
If you’re like me, you have a drawer or cupboard overflowing with extra jars, containers and bottles. In my home, we live by the old-fashion philosophy of REUSE, RECYCLE and MAKE DO, so when it comes to throwing away perfectly good containers, I always think twice.