Planting Trees in the Spring: What You Need to Start

If you’re thinking about planting trees in the spring, check out this post. I’m sharing my experience and what you need to start. I’m in zone 4 in rural Vermont. So, my experiences will be based on where I live. You may need to tailor them slightly for your planting zone.This post may be sponsored. […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble Recipe With Whipped Cream

You are going to love this strawberry rhubarb crumble recipe! I absolutely love strawberries and cook with them frequently.  I’ve tried to grow them several times in our gardens but there is just something about our property that strawberries do not like.  I console myself by going strawberry picking at a local strawberry patch every […]

Healthy Easter Ideas for Busy Families to Enjoy

Check out these healthy Easter ideas to make the most of your holiday. So, Easter is one of my favorite holidays. But, it’s not because of the baskets full of Easter candy. I love the theme of spring and resurrection and new beginnings.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated […]

How to Prevent a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Have you ever wondered why you keeping getting urinary tract infections (UTIs) and how to prevent them? At 52, I’ve had my share of UTIs and I’ve educated my daughter on the steps she should take to try to prevent them as well. No matter how committed we are, behavioral and lifestyle changes alone aren’t […]

Prepare For Emergency Financial Needs When Far From Home

Have you ever wondered how you would handle emergency financial needs if you’re not at home? When many people think of emergency preparedness, they think of extra food, first aid supplies, batteries and getting the garden planted each year. Those are all very important ways to prepare, but what about financial needs?This post may be […]

Dandelion Green Recipe and Cooking Dandelion Greens

Do you have a favorite dandelion green recipe? I look forward to the first dandelions I see appear in my front yard. And, if you enjoy cooking dandelion greens, chances are you do too.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a purchase using my link. Cooking […]

Rainwater Harvesting DIY Projects to Make at Home

Have you given any thought to rainwater harvesting DIY projects? With all of the changes to our world and our weather, it seems like this may make sense. Most importantly, we need to understand water isn’t an unending resource. There are things we can do to help.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. […]

Make Your Own Powdered Laundry Detergent For Pennies

Have you ever wondered if you can make your own powdered laundry detergent? We’re on a mission to lower our grocery bill and making our own cleaning products is something we’re experimenting with.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a purchase using my link. Make Your […]

Basic Coconut Macaroons and Coconut Macaroon Variations

So, these basic coconut macaroons are the perfect springtime or Easter treat. When I think of coconut, it always reminds me of Easter time. Of course, you can enjoy any of these coconut macaroon variations any time you want.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a […]

DIY Crafts Paper Flowers to Make at Home for Spring

Now, if you enjoy DIY crafts, you need to check out these simple paper flowers to make. By March, I’m starting to feel like spring will never arrive. Our front yard is a mix of brown grass, mud, and dirty snow. There are definitely no flowers in sight.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate […]