At the beginning of this past spring we had the idea that it would be a great idea to save some of our own seeds at the end of a harvest. Not only is it a fantastic sustainable gardening technique but it is also a lesson in frugality. Save seeds = save money. But what seeds do we save? What seeds can we save?
Archives for June 2011
It’s never too early to start thinking about how to go green or stay green…even when you’re feeling green!
It is fairly common to reach for the Off! during those sweltering, bug-infested days of summer. The smell alone is right up there with roasted peanuts and Banana Boat sunscreen in terms of synonymity of Summer. But just how safe are bug sprays during the pregnancy months?
Are you tired of paying high prices for laundry detergent that may or may not get the job done? Ready to DIY and save a little money?
Living in a tiny house does a lot of things including presenting you with situations unique to those who live in small places and will more often than not, be taken for granted in a tiny house setting.
Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens, tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.
Tiny house living is about minimizing belongings (hereto forth known as “stuff”) in order to maximize quality of life. Tiny house living is a mindset and a way of thinking; a philosophy, if you will.
Choosing the best type of insulation for your home can be a real challenge, but the goal is always the same. An even layer of insulation that completely fills every space between the framing. Front to back, top to bottom and every little nook and cranny in between.