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How to Dye Brown Eggs

Farm fresh eggs are completely different from store bought eggs.  Why?  Because they are fresh and oh so delicious!  The main difference is that farm fresh eggs are usually brown, not white.  That makes farm eggs a little bit difficult to dye, but definitely not impossible.  I’ll show you how to dye brown eggs here. […] Read more…

10 Free Farm Saying SVG Files

My quest for farm and chicken related crafts have led me down a dangerous path…I’ve discovered a passion for creating SVG files.  What with raising chickens and living on a homestead, I figure I should have more farm-related saying and quotes hanging around the home.  If you are crafty with either a Cricut or Silhouette, […] Read more…

Homemade Wood Floor Cleaner

When I first purchased my home, I was happy to discover that the original owner had purchased natural hardwood floors for the entire first floor.  The floors were even hand-stained by the owner.  That’s proud craftsmanship there!  But as with anything in a home, even floors eventually need to be cleaned.  So I created my […] Read more…

Natural Lemon Household Cleaner Recipe

I love using natural products over manufactured products any day.  Why?  Well, for one, it’s cheaper.  For two, I know what ingredients I am putting into my products.  Isn’t it better to know that you are not using harsh chemicals inside your home?  That’s why I prefer to make my own natural cleaners, including this Natural […] Read more…

Best Laundry Booster Scents

Best Laundry Booster Scents

Now that I’ve made the move to make my household green and chemical-free, I decided to make my own laundry scent booster.  The laundry scent booster is a quick and easy way to get that long-lasting smell in your clean clothes without any fake perfumes or dyes.  Here, I’ve gathered the best essential oil laundry […] Read more…

11 Cheap Date Night Ideas

11 Cheap Date Night Ideas at Home

11 Cheap Date Night Ideas Dating your spouse is a very important part of marriage and is something that should not be neglected.  Yes, you may need to get a babysitter for the kids.  But I never said that date night had to be expensive…or that you had to even leave the house…In fact, date […] Read more…

Best Evergreen Trees for Privacy

Best Evergreen Trees for Privacy

Best Evergreen Trees for Privacy I live on a fairly large homestead property, 7 1/2 acres to be exact.  The main problem I have is that there is no privacy.  I am surrounded by neighbors who can see everything that I do on my property.  Even people driving by can see my whole property.  And that […] Read more…

11 Cheap Valentine's Day Ideas

11 Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas

11 Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas Many Valentine’s Days come and go.  It seems like it comes around once a year…I mean, wasn’t it just Christmas?  Time flies!  But sometimes it’s hard to celebrate each Valentine’s Day with new ideas and things to do. Or maybe you’ve run out of gift ideas.  “Diamonds again this year?” […] Read more…

How to do your own Gel Nails

I love doing my own nails.  I think it has something to do with not having to pay upwards of $30-50 every two weeks to get my nails done with gel polish.  The best thing about doing your own gel nails is that it is so easy.  It’s intimidating at first, but don’t let the […] Read more…

Top 10 Winter Hygge Tips to Incorporate Into Your Home

Top 10 Essential Winter Hygge Tips

What is Hygge? Hygge is a fun way of saying that you want to create a feeling of being cozy, warm, and comfortable.  It’s a word that originated in Denmark.  In Denmark, they have very long winters with little sunlight.  Due to that fact, the Danes have created the “hygge” method, which literally means “to […] Read more…

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