Baking Soda: Miracle in a Box!

 I am not kidding when I say I could not live my daily life without baking soda! Seriously, this is one of the most amazing substances on Earth. Not only is it used as a leavening in nearly all cake and cookie recipes, but you can also use it for a variety of other health, beauty and household purposes....more

My Blog Carnival is Live and I'd Love to Share Your Recipes, DIY Tips, Money-Saving and Green Posts!

I'm featuring a blog round-up for the next week, and wanted to let you know that I've set up a Linky Tool so you can link as many articles as you like related to these topics: DIY projectsMoney-saving ideasLiving simplyFoods cooked from scratchEasy recipesGardening tipsSustainable livingUrban homesteadingThe post where you can link your blog is here:...more

Do the Earth a Favor: Don't Celebrate It!

Or at least don’t celebrate it the way the merchants are suggesting, by driving all over town buying their “eco-friendly” products. Instead stay home and buy nothing; it is better for the environment, as well as your finances! Here are some frugal AND green suggestions to enjoy on Earth Day or any other day of your choosing:   Instead of buying eco-friendly paper napkins and paper towels, use cloth napkins and towels....more