Dandelion Jelly — Modern Homesteading Mama

This spring I got into identifying indigenous edible plants. It’s quite fun, but be certain that you are learning from a skilled naturalist, as some edible plants have toxic look a likes. Anyway, because I was reading up on all kinds of edible plants that grow in our region, I stumbled upon Dandelions. I had […]

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Involving the Kids in our Debt-Free Journey — Pruning life

While I talk to the kids about our plans, mistakes, victories, and goals, it would be good for them to have a visual of what’s actually happening when we talk about paying down debt. I considered a chart or a graph and then I saw a fellow blogger’s idea of a paper chain.

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Saving Versus Hoarding: Too Much of a Good Thing — Horrific Knits

I have been planning on writing this post for a few weeks, but I have things in my draft folder I intended on posting prior to this one. Then I started thinking about this orange juice container. I buy orange juice maybe 3 times a year. If that. I am really picky about my juice […]

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Simple Home Year: Food preserving and storage — the freezer — Greening the Rose

Rhonda mentions the freezer in the June chapter of The Simple Home as an ideal place to preserve abundance, maybe even stockpile and manage your food resources throughout the year. I think that in the past, many of us thought of the freezer only in terms of sides of meat or loaves of bread that […]

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A Money Saving Tip — Michelle Cole

I have a simple strategy for saving money: shop less. When I hear a commercial about how I can save $10 off a $50 purchase this weekend only, I consider that I can save $50 by not going to that store at all. I do not write this to imply that I look down on […]

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Zero Waste – 25 Water Saving Tips — gaygeekzero

Here’s a list of ways that you can reduce your water waste. It’s important to reduce our water waste. Although 70% of the Earths surface is made of water only 2.5% of that is actually fresh water. On top of that less than 1% is even accessible to be used as drinking water. We already […]

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#41 Facts — Broken ∞ Infinity

The creator of Barbie and Ken named the dolls after her children –so the famous couple is actually named after real life siblings. *** Pencipta boneka Barbie dan Ken menamakan bonekanya sesuai nama anak-anaknya –jadi pasangan terkenal itu dinamakan berdasarkan nama sepasangan saudara. Barbie’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts and Ken’s full name […]

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