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10 Easy Ways to Save Money On Fresh Produce- Even Organic

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 22, 2017 | 3 Comments
10 Easy Ways To Save Money On Fresh Produce- Even Organic

How can someone eat healthy when a single green pepper cost $2.00 and you can buy a burger AND a small fry for the same $2.00? The struggle is real folks, eating healthy is expensive! …….But- it doesn’t have to be. If you want to eat healthy AND stay on budget- I have 10 easy…

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Top 5 Reasons Why You Need to Eat Local & In Season- Let The Garden Plan Your Menu

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
Top 5 Reasons Why You Need To Eat Local & In Season. Take the guess work out of meal planning.

Want to know what’s for dinner? Look no further than your garden. If you didn’t plant a garden this year, no worries, your local farmers market or farm can provide you with everything you need to eat local & in season. When you eat locally and in season, it takes all the guess work out…

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5 Ways You Can Homestead Without Land Or Livestock

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
5 Ways to Homestead Without Land or Livestock

  People seem to think in order to homestead you must own land or livestock, that is not true. You can be a Homesteader with a balcony or 100 acres if you have a Homesteaders heart. Here are 5 ways to Homestead without land or livestock and follow your dream.

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Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups: Blackberry & Lavender

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups: Blackberry & lavender, for the mature palate

  Fruit Roll-Ups aren’t just for kids anymore. Now you can enjoy a childhood favorite treat in a flavor you will love. Our Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups in Blackberry and Lavender will surprise your pallet and quickly become a pantry staple. With just three simple ingredients, you won’t believe how easy Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups are to…

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Rosemary: How to Grow, Cook & Use

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Rosemary how to grow, cook and use rosemary

Rosemary: How to Grow, Cook & Use If I had to pick only one herb for my garden (gasp!) I would have to pick Rosemary. The smell is like none other and the multitude of uses makes this herb a rock-star plant. But what do you do with it? I will show you how to…

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How To Make Fresh Mint Candy- Just 3 Ingredients!

By Amber Bradshaw | May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
How To Make Fresh Mint Candy- Just 3 Ingredients!

How To Make Fresh Mint Candy- Just 3 Ingredients! Do you have an abundance of mint and don’t know what to do with it? Look no further, I have the answer you’ve been waiting for! Recently I gifted a friend a mint plant and she turned me on this crazy simple recipe that taste amazing.…

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How To: Grow, Cook & Use Fresh Mint

By Amber Bradshaw | May 24, 2017 | 1 Comment
How To Grow, Cook & Use Fresh Mint

How To: Grow, Cook & Use Fresh Mint Mint is very prolific, it’s no wonder the question I get asked most often is what to do with it. I happen to love the refreshing taste, smell and feel of mint so I have no problem coming up with ways to use it. If you would…

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Easy Homemade Herbal Playdough Recipe

By Amber Bradshaw | May 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
Easy Homemade Herbal Playdough Recipe. All natural and non-toxic.

  Easy Homemade Herbal Playdough Recipe We all have fond memories of playing with playdough as a child, so many amazing things you can create. Give us a can of playdough and a newspaper and we would be busy for hours. Now you can share those memories with your children and grandchildren with just a…

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Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier

By Amber Bradshaw | May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier

Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier In the long history of electronic revolution; farming, gardening and homesteading is one thing that has seen very little change over time. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it- right? It comes as no surprise that mobile technology has yet to follow suit the same as it has in…

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12 Things You Must Do Before Moving Off The Grid

By Amber Bradshaw | May 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
12 Things You Must Do Before Moving Off The Grid

Do you want financial freedom? Are you tired of being told what you can and can not do on your own property? Then you are probably one of the thousands that are looking into Off Grid Living. Before you give your two weeks notice and put your house on the market, there are 12 Things You…

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