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Ditch Every Chemical Cleaner in your house with ONE product…..

Its true. A year ago I would probably have laughed at you if you had told me I could get rid of things like Bleach, and Lysol spray, and be content that my house was actually clean. I would have laughed harder if you told me I could not only clean my shower, but my [...]

Five Simple Ways to Shave Money off your Grocery Budget (Part Two)

If you are just joining us on this totally awesome series after clicking a link on Pinterest or BlogLovin, I hope that you take a moment to read the FIRST part of our series and grab those ideas for saving money as well. You can find it right here by clicking this link. I promise, [...]

Crocheting something of Beauty….

A few months ago, in the midst of stress and time sitting on my hands at hospitals, I decided what I really needed to do was give myself the ability to create something and keep myself sane. What started at that point was a journey with something new that I have not yet been able [...]

By | April 27th, 2015|Craft, DIY, For the Home, For the House, Uncatergorized|5 Comments

Make Your Own Flavored Coffee Grounds for a Fraction of the Price!

Guess what? It is the start of a brand new year AND a new year of our.. And on a wonderful spin off from last year's incredibly popular post (over 500 hits in ONE DAY) on DIY coffee Syrups, our super popular post on DIY powdered coffee creamers, and with a whole new spin for those [...]

50 Master Mixes that save MONEY…

Yesterday, as I finished bagging up the last of our bulk goods purchased from our yearly stock up trip, I had a surprise visit from a friend. As I have been rather home-bound with this recent physical challenge, it is always a wonderful thing to see other people outside of my family! Like most of [...]

By | May 27th, 2014|Cook, DIY, Food Storage, For the House|11 Comments

Make It Yourself Monday–Why I Ditched Febreeze…and Made Something Better!

Not just better. Healthier. Natural, not chemical. Just to give you a heads up....if you are using Febreeze, every time you spray that bottle, you are filling your house with neurotoxins and lots and lots of other nasties. All for the sake of couches that smell fresh and clean. Or curtains that convince us that [...]

By | April 7th, 2014|DIY, For the House, Heal, Young Living Essential Oils|9 Comments

The Power of being Positively Prepared…

I have noticed a slight, but growing, fundamental shift in the last six months when it comes to being prepared for anything. More and more people are not only getting their feet wet, stepping into the world of "prepping" but are beginning to show how being prepared for simple things, from power outages to natural [...]

Make It Yourself Round Up—Its a New Year for New and Natural Products!

I have to be honest with you. Ever since I went through that class last week on personal health care products, and the toxins that are in both those and our cleaning products, I have been avoiding the shampoo bottles in our shower. I just did not expect that after sharing all that information with [...]

By | February 17th, 2014|DIY, For the House, Heal, Herb Recipes, Homesteading|6 Comments

New Year, New Skill–Simple Kitchen projects for your new sewing skills!

I don't know about you, but seriously, being caught with a hot pan that needs to come out of the oven, and not being able to find a SINGLE POT HOLDER OF THE MANY I OWN is a rather frustrating place to be. Many years ago, women used their thick aprons, towels folded up, etc, [...]

By | January 28th, 2014|Craft, DIY, For the Home, For the House, Homesteading, Uncatergorized|3 Comments

Six Amazing DIY Household Products that will Save Money!

Happy Fabulously Frugal Friday Morning to you! I was surprised when I looked at my posts so far this month and realized that I have not ONCE written about things you can, and should be making yourself as you attempt to save a little money on household cleaners and items! It takes some really good [...]

By | January 17th, 2014|DIY, For the House, Guest Bloggers|Comments Off on Six Amazing DIY Household Products that will Save Money!