DIY Fruit and Veggie Wash Spray (+ Preserver)

Frugal Living|Home & Garden|Natural Solutions
Homemade Produce Cleaner and Preserver I love gardening but hate sharing my fresh produce with the little creepy crawlies hiding in it. A few years ago I found recipes for a DIY veggie wash spray and preserver that works wonders. I have used them for years and they are amazing! My fruits and vegetables come out cleaner and fresher looking than just rinsing plus they last longer. Not to mention they draw out the bugs that like to hide in produce! This homemade vegetable... Read this post
How to store cheese

How to Store Cheese and Make it Last Longer

Frugal Living
Cheese is a wonderful thing. It tastes great on its own, there are many different types of cheeses, and cheese is used in so many different delicious recipes. What's not so great is opening your fridge to a moldy block of cheese. Although with some... Read this post
How to make flowers bloom more

3 Secrets to Make Your Flowers Bloom More

Frugal Living|Home & Garden|Gardening
How to Make Your Flowers Bloom More and Last Longer My husband has been planting so many flowers in our back yard. He grows them from seed in his greenhouse so it is... Read this post
Stay at home day

Benefits of a Stay-at-Home Day (and Why You Need One)

Family|Life on Purpose
Why Staying at Home All Day is Necessary Sometimes When I was in college, every day was a juggling act. With a full class load, a full-time job and the desire for a social life, there were many balls in the air. Sometimes I would drop them all.... Read this post
Top 10 garage sale tips and tricks

10 Garage Sale Tips and Tricks for a Successful Sale

Frugal Living|Wise
How to Organize a Garage Sale for Success Time to clean out your closets and make a little money! Hosting a garage sale for the first time can be a bit overwhelming, but we're going to walk you through it to make sure it's a success. So, if you're... Read this post
Strawberry plants

How to Plant Strawberries with Landscape Fabric

Frugal Living|Home & Garden|Gardening
A Simple Guide to Planting a Strawberry Patch Strawberries are really easy to grow and very rewarding. Did you know that one plant can produce one quart of strawberries!?! They are pretty forgiving little plants too. However, there are a few important... Read this post
How to make strawberries last longer

How To Make Your Strawberries Last Longer!

Wise|Home & Garden|Healthy
How to Keep Strawberries Fresh in the Fridge Have you ever bought strawberries (or any berries for that matter) only to have them go bad a few days later? This used to happen to me all the time and it hurt having to get rid of berries I had just paid... Read this post
DIY pea trellis

How to Make a Mini DIY Sugar Snap Pea Trellis

Frugal Living|Home & Garden|Gardening
DIY Sugar Snap Pea Trellis Tutorial As I was tinkering around in the greenhouse, I noticed a few extra pots I had on hand, as well as a nearly full bag of Sugar Snap... Read this post
DIY teepee trellis

How to Make a DIY Teepee Trellis (In 5 Steps)

Frugal Living|Home & Garden|Gardening
Make Your Own Bean Teepee Trellis I was working in my greenhouse the other day and had the idea to build a trellis for my sugar snap peas and pole beans. After some brainstorming, I decided to try to make a DIY teepee trellis! Not only is this cost-effective... Read this post
How to stop a run in pantyhose

How to Stop a Run in Pantyhose or Tights (2 Fixes)

Frugal Living
Once they get a hole, pantyhose can run quicker than Usain Bolt doing the 100-meter dash. If you don't learn how to remedy the situation quickly, you're going to end up spending a small fortune buying replacement pairs. Luckily, it's actually pretty... Read this post
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