Giving a gift to someone who has everything, or doesn’t want anything can be really frustrating. Whether your gift is for a prepper, homesteader, fermenter, gardener, baker or simply some one who is super difficult to buy for, I have got some genius frugal ideas for wonderful gifts for you to give.
If you are anything like me, you might like to know how to freeze liquids without using plastic. I have a great solution that you can use to freeze soup, stock, milk or stew. Mason Jars. I am a homesteader. Of course the answer is mason jars, right? Continue reading “How to Freeze Liquids in Mason Jars | Storing Spare Milk in Glass”
As you may or may not know, we are jumping on board with Plastic Free July. We have been trying to reduce our family’s reliance of plastic over the last year. While we are not there yet, we are a lot better off than we were.
I have been no ‘poo for over a year now. I will never go back to commercial products now that I have found a way to get clean hair without shampoo.
So I don’t use shampoo anymore. Why don’t I use shampoo? Well, there are a few reasons actually. The first reason being that actually shampoo is a modern convenience designed to make a company money, and the more you use it the more you need it.
In general small numbers of fleas, lice or mites seldom cause any issue, but given the right conditions, their populations will explode exponentially.
Our plastic usage is destroying our world. Plastic is killing our birds and our marine life, and our usage of it is affecting our hormones, our weight, and it is in our blood and the blood of our children. Going plastic free is our only long term option. Continue reading “5 Simple Ways You Can Reduce Your Plastic Usage TODAY”
Why am I sharing our laundry detergent recipe? There are many arguments for swapping to homemade laundry detergents.
Sorry boys, this one is for the ladies! (It is about lady things…So off you go, find something else to read)
You may remember me sharing our homemade toothpaste recipe as an alternative to toothpaste that you can buy in the shops. If not, you can read about it here. It works just fine, don’t get me wrong, but my kids flat out refused to use it. And to be honest, I got sick of unblocking the drain from the coconut oil. That stuff can STICK.