Growing a Mexican Cuisine Garden

Traditional Mexican cuisine relies heavily on the use of fresh vegetables, fruits and herbs to spice almost all of the dishes that are created. If you are a fan of Mexican food and want to be able to prepare a variety of dishes with food that you are able to grow in your own garden,… [Continue Reading]

Growing a Mexican Cuisine Garden

6 Ways to Lower your Energy Costs This Summer

It’s almost summertime! This brings lots of fun activities, such as swimming, barbecues, and baseball games. Inside your home, it also brings the need for cool air. Thankfully, there are ways you can stay comfy inside without by breaking the bank with your energy bill! Frugal living and saving on the energy bill doesn’t have… [Continue Reading]

6 Ways to Lower your Energy Costs This Summer

Copycat Panera Tuna Salad Sandwich Recipe

Who among us hasn’t eaten a Tuna Salad sandwich? I know at our house, it’s a go to meal when we need something quick and fast. But, who says it has to be boring? The next time you need an easy and simple meal, check out this simple and easy recipe for a Copycat Panera… [Continue Reading]

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​Five Cooking Mistakes You Are Probably Making

Cooking mistakes are common for even the most experienced chefs of the world. How common then are mistakes in your kitchen? Amateur cooks make mistakes all the time that are totally fixable and usually just a matter of a simple adjustment or two. In fact, certain mistakes seem to crop up quite often in kitchens… [Continue Reading]

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Three Season Vegetable Garden Plan

Creating a three season vegetable garden certainly takes a little planning, preparation and rearranging, but it is entirely possible to have vegetables growing in every inch of your garden bed for three whole seasons. Early spring and early fall are great times to rotate in cold weather vegetables that will produce a harvest quickly. As… [Continue Reading]

Three Season Vegetable Garden Plan

Best Bang for your Buck on Blooming Flowers for the Garden

Growing flowers in our gardens is a wonderful way to bring vibrant colors and lovely scents to our outdoor space. Flowers though, can be a bit on the pricey side if buying them one plant at a time. Here are some great tips to get the best bang for your buck on blooming flowers for… [Continue Reading]

Best Bang for your Buck on Blooming Flowers for the Garden

Plant Your Own Vegetables Family Day

Gardening can be a great activity to share with your family. In fact, if you have a plant your own vegetables family day, not only can you spend quality time together, before long you’ll also have “fresh from your own garden” vegetables to enjoy and share with others. Maybe you’ve never gardened much, but don’t let… [Continue Reading]

Plant Your Own Vegetables

Best Vegetables to Grow for Canning

Being able to grow your own vegetables which you can then can and store in the pantry for the winter is one of the most rewarding parts of gardening. Growing vegetables is the best way to enjoy fresh produce whenever you want, picking it right out of the garden and serving it up on the… [Continue Reading]

Best Vegetables to Grow for Canning

How to Pick Healthy Plants at the Nursery

Spring is in the air and flowers and plants are getting stocked up at the local nursery. It is planting season my friends! Gardeners around the world wait impatiently for the last frost date to pass so they can get their flower and vegetable gardens planted. A few have started their seeds inside and are… [Continue Reading]

How to Pick Healthy Plants at the Nursery

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Win It Wednesday 4/23/14 It’s time for our Win It Wednesday Giveaway Linky for the week of 4/23/14! All Bloggers are welcome! Feel free to link up all your giveaways! Then, browse through and enter some yourself! You never know, someone’s gotta win! It may as well be you! BLOGGERS:  Please remember, all entries MUST (Continue Reading…);

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Copycat Panera Tuna Salad Sandwich Recipe

Who among us hasn’t eaten a Tuna Salad sandwich? I know at our house, it’s a go to meal when we need something quick and fast. But, who says it has to be boring? The next time you need an easy and simple meal, check out this simple and easy recipe for a Copycat Panera (Continue Reading…);

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​Five Cooking Mistakes You Are Probably Making

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Hosta plants are some of the most proliferous perennial plants you can add to a garden, filling shaded spots, creating borders and adding color and interest with their bushy leaves. With hostas being (Continue Reading...);

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When you are designing an herb garden you usually plan what you are growing for several different reasons. Because herbs are so fragrant and can be used for so many purposes, they make great cut (Continue Reading...);

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I'm doing my best to get better organized this year. One of the ways is with these nifty printable weekly menu planning and shopping list. I have always planned my shopping trips like this, but (Continue Reading...);

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Did you know that lemons have a lot of great uses around the house? Lemons are natural, chemical free, cheap and they smell good! What's not to love about them?! I love when I can incorporate natural (Continue Reading...);

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Freezing Vegetables and Fruits

Summer time brings on lots of great produce but if you are anything like me I never get it all used up.  So instead of throwing it out I have learned to freeze it so I have more to use in the other (Continue Reading...);

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