Buying or Creating Gift Baskets

Buying or Creating Gift Baskets

Gift baskets and boxes are always a popular thing to give or receive.  But have you ever received a gift basket where there are items you either didn’t appreciate or you didn’t ever use?  I have.  Have you ever stopped and thought about actually making 

Off-Grid and What Does That Actually Mean?

Off-Grid and What Does That Actually Mean?

In today’s society everyone is plugged in and “on” all of the time. For many of us checking our phone for messages, tweets, Tik Tok, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest is a multiple-times-a-day thing to do. I admit, I do my fair share of those things 

Stuffed Mushrooms And Being Creative

Stuffed Mushrooms And Being Creative

  As I was going through my fridge today making a salad for dinner I found some ingredients which needed to be used up.  Mushrooms.  I decided I wanted to do stuffed mushrooms but as my husband and myself tend to eat too many carbs 

Batch Cooking And Square Containers

Batch Cooking And Square Containers

Since I work outside the home I find weeknight meals can sometimes be rushed or when I go to make that “perfect” comfort food meal, I am missing one or more key ingredients.  For me, I have found making a menu of things I want 

Frugal Living Tips – Berries And Nylons

Frugal Living Tips – Berries And Nylons

Frugal living is a hot topic right now and who can blame anyone.  The cost of everything seems to be sky-rocketing.  Where I live it is the height of blueberry picking season and yet they still charge $4-6 per pound in the stores.  Now, I