Gardening is a skill and anyone who tells you something different is not being totally honest. That being said, having a successful gardening experience depends on many outside factors… Continue reading →
As homeowners and homesteaders look for satisfying ways to simplify their lives and keep costs down, many are making their own soaps. Making homemade laundry soap can slash the cost of keeping laundry clean while extending the life of clothing, towels and other laundry. Continue reading →
“New Year’s Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.”-Sarah Ban Breathnach Continue reading →
Wednesday, December 21st is the First Day of Winter – and the VERY LAST DAY to ship anything in time for Christmas. If you’ve run out of time, no worries – you can still select Next-Day Air and get your gifts under the tree on time. But after Wednesday – well, only Santa will be able to help you.
Our Wagon Full of Toys Sweepstakes ends tomorrow (Tuesday, Dec. 13) at midnight EST! Have you entered yet? You could win a toy package to delight all the youngsters (and the young at heart) in your life! Click HERE to enter.
My younger sister spent a year of her college career as an exchange student to Leeds, England. There she learned many life lessons, including how to drink lots of tea, how to drive on the left side of the road, and how to make these rich mini pies, which are now a Christmas tradition in her household (and which I am lucky enough to devour when we visit her). Continue reading →