Destress by Bringing The Outdoors In

This year you might have goals like ramping up your workout routine, increasing your self-care regimen or finding time to de-stress. The EPA reports we...

Homesteading life

Introducing New Chickens to Your Existing Flock

Adding new chickens your flock of birds can be tricky, but it's not impossible. Every flock will have a period of adjustment, but with...

Horse Pasture Rotation

By practicing pasture rotation, you can reduce or eliminate the cost of hay during the growing season. If you put a little thought into...

How To Build Chicken Coops

There are a number of factors that a person needs to consider when he or she looks to build chicken coops. Building a chicken...

Family and Pets

21 Parenting Ideas to Be a Better Parent

“If you want better children and a better society then you need better parents.” Maurice Balson. “Parenting is probably the most important public health issue...

Save Your Money and Get on The Floor

Good parent-child relationships cannot be bought. Good parent-child relationships are a by-product of spending not money, but time together. Many parents say they spend “quality...

How to Remove Dog Urine Odor

Dog urine odor can be a huge problem for some pet owners. The highly objectionable odor can overtake even the toughest noses. The reason...

Preserving food

How to Make Your Own Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

I like to make my own homemade spaghetti sauce. Once I have it made, I will freeze or can it for future use. This...

Butter Versus Margarine

There is a delightful rumor buzzing across the Internet about the origin of margarine. Margarine was originally produced to fatten turkeys. The people who had...

How to Freeze Fresh Vegetables From Your Garden

Every summer season, we plant a large garden in our backyard. As we became more proficient with our gardening skills, the larger our garden...

Cleaning Centre

Miscellaneous Cleaning Tips.. pg2

Miscellaneous Cleaning Tips.. pg2 Cleaning Glass Accessories Glass flower vases, cruets, or carafes used to hold water, wine, oil or other liquids may develop stains in...

How Does Oil & Dirt Get Washed Away with Soap?

We use soap each day in our lives in the form of detergents, shampoo, shower crème, hand soap or bar soap. We are so...

10 Simple Ways to Clean Green

Over the last twenty years, we have learned more and more about the dangers of conventional commercial cleaning products. The link between various cancers,...

Washing Your Wool Socks

Perhaps you're teetering on the edge of making the switch from your old cotton socks to wool socks. You've read about all the great...

Getting Your Laundry to Smell Great

There are plenty of ways you can add fragrances and scents to your washing without incurring a lot of extra costs or using abrasive cleaners.

White Vinegar – Home Remedies

The healing properties of vinegar are remarkable, particularly in the distilled white and apple cider varieties.

Latest Articles

Plain Cheesecake Recipe – New York Style

How to make a traditional New York Style cheesecake.

Spruce Up Your Home for Spring

A fresh armload of flowers, the textural branches of a tree and all of nature’s bountiful gifts are sure to spread cheer.

Dips from Around The World

Get the full scoop on some of the world's most delicious cuisines by exploring their local flavours through dips.

Mehndi Art

Traditionally done on the hands and feet, it involves painting beautiful and elaborate patterns with a dye made from crushed leaves of the henna plant.

10 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Kitchen

Spring cleaning is more than just cleaning, it's deep cleaning. Something that most people do not have time for all year long.

Leave a Trail

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson