Planning a trip to visit Seattle? It’s a great place to stay! Admittedly, Seattle has a growth problem. The fastest growing city in the US since 2010, it’s where Starbucks and REI started and home to Amazon’s corporate headquarters. Housing prices are skyrocketing, says my friend Pam. We love to visit Seattle In spite of [...]
Food preservation is a great way to stock the pantry. This is what a (half) day of canning looked like here. Does this make it feel more doable to you, or more daunting?
These staples are the basis of inexpensive meals and excellent for emergency stores. Learn how to buy and store dried beans, legumes, and whole grains.
Styrofoam is an environmental nightmare. There are alternatives to Styrofoam, though, so there’s no reason to keep using it.
Make these DIY small cloth bags & eliminate single-use plastic bags when buying spices & tea in bulk. Reusable bags means less single-use plastic waste!
This low sodium chicken broth recipe is an excellent way to get the most out of a roasted chicken. Plus, it’s good for you!
This simple vanilla extract recipe is a matter is EASY. Combine two ingredients & let sit. It’s a great frugal tactic to make your own vanilla at home!
Our zealous use of single-use plastics & related environmental issues are a huge problem. Take a look at the impact, and find out how to make a change.