This post is from a great friend of mine in real life, Mindy. She blogs at On the Cheap Easy and is an expert at making Goodwill store and yard sale finds into treasures. When I’m able to finally get my tiny cabin house, She’s going to help me with everything from furniture, blinds, cabinets, […]
We don’t want to even think about what could happen to our children or anyone in our family. That being said, we also cannot live naively and not prepare to protect ourselves and our children. Part two of our family safety series will focus on personal safety in regards to physical attacks on our persons […]
Ever get that unexplained feeling that you’re not alone? All it takes is one look at a newspaper or the local evening news to make anyone scared to leave their house. As a single mom I can’t tell you the number of times I have worried if that car was really following us, or if […]
In spite of the fact that the neighbors chickens and one wayward dog completely leveled 5 trays of seedlings back in April we have managed to put together a garden anyway, albeit much smaller than we planned for this year. I can’t tell you how happy I am that there are hundreds of blooms spring […]
And what we have here ladies and gentlemen is jalapeno, bell pepper, eggplant, parsley, and leek seedlings. I started all these on January 23rd on the advice on the Farmer’s Almanac. 2014’s growing season is here and I couldn’t be happier! I know I didn’t update with last year’s bucket garden results the way I […]
Thanks to my sister in law and her BFF, their blog is Recycled Soup, I had a pre-researched and pre-tested recipe to start making my own homemade liquid and dry laundry detergent, fabric softener, stain remover and dishwasher detergent. I have been looking into doing this for a while through Pinterest and other blogs I […]
If you have ever thought about starting a blog, or are already on the blogging bandwagon, here are some companies you need to check out.
1.Bzz Agent is a company that lets bloggers review products and create circles of influence. I have been sent several free products through them. You write a review on your blog. […]
The above picture is how I imagine myself with car trouble… You know, calm and collected with everything I need at the touch of a button. Car trouble would be just a hiccup in my morning, another task to delegate and conquer.
On occasion, I have even been the resourceful woman above and changed a tire, […]
Have you been to get family portraits made lately? Then I don’t have to tell you how ridiculously expensive they are! And I know you have seen one of those fancy looking cameras around someone’s neck on your last vacation, right?
Well all my budget can afford is pictures I take myself with my little Kodak […]
Thanks to one of our readers, Melissa-who is an expert crocheter, has put together some information for those of us who would like to learn to crochet. If you start now and perfect your skills, you could be good enough to make cheap, useful Christmas presents for everyone you know!
First go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVBnFHGbeK4, How to […]