5 National Strawberry Month Activities to Enjoy in May

You’ll want to leave time in your schedule for a few of these National Strawberry Month activities. Did you know that May was National Strawberry Month? Even though strawberries aren’t ripe here in Vermont in May, we still get excited because we know they will be soon. I received samples of some of the items […]

How to Reduce Produce Waste and Make it Last Longer

Have you ever wondered how to reduce produce waste? I can’t be the only one that has gone to the store and loaded up on fresh produce only to find half of it spoiled two days later.  With the price of organic produce, I needed to find a way to stop this from happening. This […]

10 Healthy Toppings for English Muffins to Try Today

These healthy toppings for English muffins may not be the way your grandparents ate them, but they will tempt your taste buds. When I was little, my parents ate English muffins for breakfast regularly. They were always one of two ways: with butter or with peanut butter. If this sounds like you, have I got […]

How to Choose the Best Refrigerator When Remodeling

If you’re redoing your kitchen, you may be wondering how to choose the best refrigerator when remodeling. We just remodeled our kitchen last year, and we chose not to replace our refrigerator. What a huge mistake because our refrigerator just died a few weeks ago and we had to get a new one anyway. The […]

Tips to Keep Plastic Containers Organized In The Kitchen

I hope these tips to keep plastic containers organized will help cut down on the clutter and confusion in your kitchen. Feeding six people means that I tend to make larger meals and save leftovers for lunches. To make this simple, I have a variety of different types and sizes of plastic and glass containers. […]

Waste and Plastic Free Easter Party Ideas for an Eco Easter

These waste and plastic free Easter party ideas are great options for people who are interested in lessening their environmental footprint. So many holidays are overly commercial and encourage us to buy things that we really don’t need. It’s easy to get pulled into the commercialism of holidays. I’m guilty of indulging in a few […]

24 Recipes to Use Up Too Many Eggs

For many years, we have had ducks and chickens often had too many eggs to use in the spring. We began to sell them and give them away to people in the area. Since spring is when most ducks and chickens start laying again after the cold weather, I wanted to share a few things […]

8 Tips for Using Your Slow Cooker

I’m sharing these tips for using your slow cooker because on a busy night; your slow cooker is a life saver. Dinner time seems to be the busiest time in my house. People are coming home from school and work, and I’m trying to finish up my job to start dinner. Depending on how smoothly […]

How to Celebrate Valentines Day Without Chocolate

Can you have Valentines Day without chocolate? If you’re like many people, you’re trying to avoid chocolate. That can make holidays like Valentine’s Day a challenge. Whether you are trying to lose weight, watching your sugar, or just prefer not to eat candy, you can still enjoy Valentine’s Day! Product has been provided for some […]

Healthy Superbowl Snacks for Your Superbowl Party

Are there healthy Superbowl snacks? Superbowl snacks are an unavoidable part of hosting a Superbowl party. If you’re going to have a bunch of people over to watch the big game, you need to make sure to provide refreshments. While I’m all for veggie trays and fruit platters, I get really odd looks from the […]