How To Clean A Woodstove

Learning how to clean a woodstove was one of the first things I had to do when we purchased our home.  While we have an oil fired furnace, we heat primarily with wood because it does a better job heating our home.  We have a chimney sweep come in every other year to clean the […]

Do It Yourself Project Ideas

This Do It Yourself Project Ideas post has been sponsored by Home Depot.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. Now that spring has finally arrived in rural Vermont, I can start to get working on some of the do it yourself project ideas I’ve been thinking about all winter.  We have two acres of […]

Easy Valentines Day Card to Make

I’ve been looking for an easy Valentines Day card to make for my husband. We stopped buying each other store bought cards years ago. It just seemed like a waste of money when all we did was recycle them after the holiday was over. Plus, I have a huge box of craft supplies in craft […]

25 DIY Bath and Body Products to Help You Relax

If the stress is getting to you, these DIY bath and body products are just the thing to help you relax. I don’t know about you but if my stress level gets any higher right now, I may lock myself in the bathroom for a couple hours just to unwind. Doesn’t that sound perfect? This post […]

How to Make Your Own Tub Teas to Reduce Stress

Have you ever tried to make your own tub teas? What overworked mom doesn’t need to unwind and relax at the end of the day. I know that I do. After a day full of listening to roosters that won’t stop crowing, teenagers pestering me because they’re bored and phones that ring while you’re in […]