Making your home more eco-friendly can be a costly business if you’re committed to energy independence and sustainability, and if you can’t afford to install solar panels or low-energy appliances you might be at a loss as to how to get...―
Conceptions and aspirations of the eco home are no longer confined to the domain of the ‘eco warrior’ in a grass-roofed hut. The modern ecological home can look like any other, hiding its clever environmentally friendly or economical...―
Dyeing Easter eggs is a big deal in our home. It is a family business, a time to get together and take part in this annual ritual. ∙ With the advance of time and switching countries my methods have changed but and I am seeing myself going...―
The way you decorate your home is often an expression of your personality and personal style. It's fun to play around with home accessories and experiment with new home decor trends. Unfortunately home accessories like throw pillows can be very...―
Grow Your Own – The Dream of Self Sufficiency When that electricity bill lands on your doormat as you’re about to leave for the job you hate do you ever long for The Good Life – growing and rearing your own food for the table and living free from ...―
Have you ever wondered how to light a hard to reach candle when you don't have any long matches? Or how to keep your picture frames from rubbing against the wall for less than a dollar? Do you know how to freeze eggs? Even better, do you know how ...―
This post is written by contributing author Laurie Fortier. ∙ Last month I talked about the four things you need to be aware of to have a successful flower garden: zone, sunlight, water and soil. The only other question is how much do you...―
I remember learning about bedbugs from children stories and I honestly thought they were a thing of the past until yesterday when I saw a thick black title in the newspaper saying that we are experiencing a bedbug epidemic. Wow! Past embraced ...―
It happened again. The drains are clogged. The problem we have is that our drains are all connected - kitchen, bathroom sink, bathroom drain... so if any given one gets clogged down go all. To cut a long story short we have to find an eco-friendly...―
This post is written by contributing author Adrienne Audrey. ∙ Tea staining is an easy and natural way to dye fabrics and textiles. The result is a brown or taupe stain on the fabric which is perfect for craft projects where an antique ...―
This is a guest post by Debra Duneier. ∙ If you have not celebrated Earth Day in the past, this April 22nd would be a great time to start. You may feel a little awkward at first because you just may not know what to do. Do you invite people...―
Engaging your senses more fully is a great way to take everyday activities and turn them ...
Hey Loveys, ∙ I come to you from my couch for the first time since last Wednesday ...
Does taking prenatal vitamins is really necessary for the health of your baby? Definitely! ...