I use natural soaps and cleaning supplies around my house, but many pre-made natural soaps can be costly. Some of these I’ve seen are $5 and $7 a bottle or more. Some also claim to be ‘green’ while still containing harmful ingredients. The best… Continue Reading “DIY Foaming Handsoap”
I’m not sure how many times I’ve bought strawberries, only to discover they’ve started to mold in a day to two. Sometimes even the next morning! Strawberries can be one of the more expensive fruits to purchase and we want to make sure they… Continue Reading “Storing Strawberries for Long Shelf Life”
With cold weather approaching, I took some last days of t-shirt weather and did some tidying up in the garden. I completely advocate being a ‘lazy’ gardener when it comes fall time to create winter wildlife habitat. There are some things I do before… Continue Reading “Early Fall Garden Harvest”
Taking your houseplants outdoors can keep them healthy throughout the year. Here are some helpful tips!
Have outdoor cats, but love birding? You and I are in the same boat. Sylvester the cat and Tweety the bird aren’t just a cliche in the animal world. Cats can kill between 1.4- 3.7 Billion birds annually in the continental US This number tells… Continue Reading “Birding with Cats”