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 […]

Energy Efficiency in a Little Free Time [6 Simple Projects]

Wondering if it’s possible to get energy efficiency in a little free time? You have been hearing for years now how we need to conserve energy to save money and make our homes more appealing to buyers. This sounds like a good idea, but you really do not have the money to sink into upgrades, […]

Saving Money on Home Repairs and Home Renovations

Saving money on home repairs isn’t as difficult as it sounds. As an owner of an older home, these are tips we have tried over the years that have worked for us. Some home repairs are planned and some are unexpected. But, by following a few of these simple tips you can help keep the cost […]

How to Get Your Frozen Car Doors Unstuck Quickly

Living in rural Vermont, I’ve had to deal with how to get your frozen car doors unstuck more times than I can count. We don’t have a garage so our car sits in the driveway right out in the snow, sleet, and freezing rain. It doesn’t take a lot at -15F for your car doors […]

Make Your Own Halloween Pumpkin Carving Decorating Kit

If you’re like me, you probably go to the store each year and buy a Halloween pumpkin carving decorating kit. I’ve been doing it every year since the kids were little. But, if you’re like me, you probably have to buy a new one each year because either the pieces break or they get lost. […]