How to make tasty vegetable stock, or vegetable broth, from a base of carrots, celery and onions, plus saved vegetable scraps. Learn what vegetables you should include, those to avoid, and options when seasoning.
How to recycle plastic plant pots using a simple method of decoupaging with wrapping paper or fabric. If you have plastic plant pots left over from spring planting, use them to make creative, inexpensive decoupaged pot sleeves for your own home decor or homemade gifts for Mother’s Day or other occasions. With newspaper to make […]
Water Conservation Tips Summer water use tips to conserve water and help you save money, energy and time. Unless you live in the permanently arid Southwest, summer usually means more water use and higher water and sewer bills. Even if you draw water from a well, the increased water use also means higher electric bills […]
Inexpensive home decorating ideas to brighten your home for spring.
How to recycle wooden pallets for use in the home or garden, including how-to’s and plans for pallet planters, compost bins, a garden bench, tables, fences, bird houses and even a playhouse.