Felting combines two or more layers of wool into a single piece of cloth. Wrapping this around soap, the project makes for a unique, fun and easy gift! … More How to Make Felted Soap
Midwest farmers know this fungus by the less desirable name “corn smut”. However, in Mexico, “Huitlacoche” is celebrated as both healthy and delicious. If you’re fortunate enough to find this “black gold” but sure to try it in your next soup or stew! … More Five Reasons To Try Blue-Ribbon Worthy Corn Truffles
Our first year of beekeeping was surprisingly easy, inexpensive, productive and fun! Check out why. … More Four Steps to Harvest Honey at Home
With an unseasonablly mild winter, we can all get excited about starting a garden. Read this to know how a modest budget can get you started!
If you have a cluttered closet and hate spending money on infrequently worn clothes, here is the solution for you: A clothing exchange! It doesn’t matter what size, gender or age you are- you have an excuse to organize or participate in a clothing exchange and party with your friends. … More How You Can Get Free Clothes, Organize Your Closet and Party With Friends
Tomorrow is the perfect time to say thanks to the friends and family who have nurtured you through life’s successes and challenges. As a belated “thank-you” to those who gave me gifts, I thought I would share my favorites. All are available to purchase locally and last minute! Also, consider this list for any of the gardeners you love with birthdays this year. (That would be all of them). … More Last Minute Valentine Gifts For The Gardener You Love
With an unseasonablly mild winter, we can all get excited about starting a garden. Read this to know how a modest budget can get you started! … More How $40 and an Afternoon Can Start Your Garden
One of my life’s great benefits is living within walking distance of many of my friends. One of these friends, happens to be Mel. I have known Mel for almost a decade. I love her. I adore her, really. She’s funny, kind, compassionate, artistic and she loves plants. The two of us were on a walk … More Why You Should Find a Gardening Buddy