My grandmother was an eco warrior. She just didn't know it! She certainly wasn't alone because most of her generation had everyday routines that were far more environmentally friendly than modern lifestyles. Going green might be all the rage...
Men sometimes have their lucky or favorite necktie. If you want to be able to wear yours for important events, then make sure that they look good as new and last for many years with proper care. Here are...
Cast iron restoration takes a lot of time and effort. However, it is really worth it. You can strip a cast iron cookware easily by using the self-cleaning option on your oven. But not all ovens will have self-cleaning...
If those older baby blankets are starting to become tattered and unappealing you don't have to throw them out quite yet. Just because you cannot use them as a blanket anymore doesn't mean that they cannot have many other...
The early settlers who came to North America were a very driven group of people, and entire families worked hard at making their new venture successful. They had escaped severe hardship in the country of their origin and were...
Bet you didn't know that rubber bands had so many unexpected uses. Here are 20 hacks that can help you solve everyday problems. 1. Open Tight Jar Lids Sometimes a jar lid can be too tight and you are unable to...
Until recently I had always chosen to display fresh flowers in a clear glass vase or one of clear, cut crystal. Then, after receiving a long-stemmed bouquet as a gift, and not having anything suitable to put them in,...
Baker's twine is one of the most versatile crafting articles. Initially, it was used by bakers to wrap up freshly baked bread and cakes. Typically a bakers twine was white with red stripes on them. Today these lovely striped...
Finding Home Interior Design Ideas at the Farmers' Market You could buy your groceries in a big, fluorescent lit, super-air-conditioned grocery store, not knowing where the produce was grown, or how far it had to be trucked and flown in,...
Did you buy an older home with gorgeous hardwood floors? Did you recently have a flood or other floor trauma, and now you're wondering if your beautiful flooring can be restored? Some wood floors are impressively resilient, and if...