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DIY Pine Cone Fire Starters

Tweet We got a new wood burning stove last fall. I’m a person who is really cold, all winter long. I’ve really enjoyed the extra heat the stove puts out. It’s also been a huge savings to our heating bill, since we have 12 acres of woods behind our house and the wood from fallen […]

21 Pumpkin Soup & Chili Recipes

21 Pumpkin Soup and Chili Recipes

Tweet One of the best things about the Fall season is that pumpkin is back! Grab your slow cooker or a big pot for the stove and get ready to make some pretty tasty pumpkin recipes. Have you ever thought of making pumpkin chili? It is amazing! Pumpkin soup can be both savory or sweet, […]

3 peppermint lavender DIY body products

3 Peppermint Lavender DIY Body Products

Tweet The temperatures are getting cooler outside, and leaves are just starting to change, but that means the holidays are just around the corner! Eep! Holidays can be exhausting and stressful for a lot of people. Then comes the full brundt of winter! The lack of daylight and vitamin D seems to make me drag […]

4 Upcycled DIY Uses for an Old Drawer

4 Upcycled DIY Uses for an Old Drawer

Tweet It seems as though old drawers are easy to come by. You see them on the curb, in thrift stores, and may even have some in your own home. If you have ever wondered how to put them to good use, take a look at these 4 uses for an old drawer. You will […]

Olive Garden Copycat Zuppa Toscana Recipe

Olive Garden Copycat Zuppa Toscana Recipe

Tweet Do you love the taste of Olive Garden’s Zuppa Toscana soup? If so, you will be happy to know you no longer need to head to the restaurant to order. Instead, why not whip up a batch in your own home? This Olive Garden Copycat Zuppa Toscana Recipe recipe tastes so much like the real […]

DIY Halloween Ghost Canning Jars craft

DIY Halloween Ghost Canning Jars

Tweet Are you looking for quick and easy Halloween decorating ideas? If you have a few canning jars you aren’t using, you are just a few steps away from creating these fun and frightful Halloween ghost canning jars. You can make your own flock of ghosts in just minutes, perfect for decorating your space for […]

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Remodeling? Create Comfort In Your Home

Tweet Thanks to Premier Care Bathing for sponsoring today’s discussion. We purchased our 1800’s farmhouse almost 20 years ago. We’ve been slowly remodeling it since. When we first moved in we didn’t think much about the aging process, and the fact that we’d eventually get older. Now we think about those things more. We’re looking […]

Cherry Preserves Recipe

Cherry Preserves Recipe

Tweet Cherries are one of my all time favorite fruits, so of course when cherry season comes around I want to preserve the harvest! This cherry preserves recipe helps me do just that so I can enjoy the delicious cherry flavor all year round. Cherry preserves make great toppings for ice cream, toast, or even […]

Whats The Difference Between Jams, Jellies, Conserves, Butters, Marmalades, and Preserves

What’s The Difference Between Jams, Jellies, Conserves, Butters, Marmalade, and Preserves

Tweet I can’t believe it’s canning season already! When my mom taught me canning many years ago, one of the most overwhelming things was understanding the differences between jams, jellies, conserves, butters, marmalade, and preserves. All I wanted to do was make a batch of yummy, sweet fruit to spread on my toast and I had to […]

5 Must Have Fall Perennials

5 Must Have Fall Perennials

Tweet The changing of the seasons, especially in the Fall is an amazing time for gardeners. There is a new planting season to think about and dreams of what plants to bring home to our backyard gardens start to dance in our heads. Finding just the right color or scent in a plant can be […]