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Save Electricity & Money by Line-Drying Your Clothes

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Save Electricity & Money by Line-Drying Your Clothes. Cut up to $60.00 per month off your electric bill!

Save Electricity & Money by Line-Drying Your Clothes Do you think line-drying your clothes is a thing of the past? With climbing electric bills and massive energy consumption, many people are turning back to the old ways in order to save electricity & money. Going old-school and line-drying our clothes saves our family of five…

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3 Easy Ways to Dehydrate Herbs Off-Grid

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 15, 2017 | 1 Comment
3 Easy Ways to Dehydrate Herbs Off-Grid and Without Electricity

  3 Easy Ways to Dehydrate Herbs Off-Grid. Drying herbs has to be one of the easiest things to do to preserve your harvest and save money. You can use your dehydrated herbs for: gifts, tea blends, spice mixes, potpourri and so much more. I love projects that take very little time and effort but have…

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Over 30 of The Fastest Vegetables to Grow- for the impatient gardener

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 14, 2017 | 1 Comment
Over 30 of the Fastest Vegetables to Grow for the Impatient Gardener

Over 30 of The Fastest Vegetables to Grow- for the impatient gardener Are you an impatient gardener? Or do you like instant gratification? Many would like to argue that gardening is not for the impatient but I am here to tell you they are wrong! With this list of over 30 of the fastest vegetables…

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How to Plant Garlic in 3 Easy Steps!

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 13, 2017 | 1 Comment
How to Plant Garlic in 3 Easy Steps.

How to Plant Garlic in 3 Easy Steps! Do you love garlic? Learn how to plant garlic in 3 easy steps.  You can grow your own garlic with little to no effort in a very small space or in a couple of acres. Garlic Types to Try Softneck types grow best where winters are mild,…

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Homemade Kitchen Cleaner Recipe

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 13, 2017 | 1 Comment
Homemade Kitchen Cleaner Recipe. non-Toxic, All-Natural Amazing Cleaner for your entire kitchen.

Homemade Kitchen Cleaner Recipe This Homemade Kitchen Cleaner Recipe is All-natural, Non-Toxic and Crazy Simple to make! Did you know there is a difference between your kitchen cleaner and kitchen disinfectant? Some cleaners are meant to clean (lift grease) and some are meant to disinfect (kill germs), rarely does your average kitchen cleaner do both.…

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Easy Appetizer Recipe- Herb Roasted Garlic

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 12, 2017 | 2 Comments
Easy Appetizer Recipe- herb Roasted Garlic

Easy Appetizer Recipe- Herb Roasted Garlic When I say easy, I mean E-A-S-Y, I should also add cheap. However, this recipe is anything but cheap and easy when it comes to the taste. My Easy Appetizer Recipe for Herb-Roasted Garlic may just become one of your favorite go-to recipes for every holiday or gathering. Add your…

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Best EVER Homemade Spaghetti Sauce- never buy from a jar again!

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 12, 2017 | 1 Comment
Best EVER Homemade Spaghetti Sauce- never buy from a jar again

Best EVER Homemade Spaghetti Sauce- Never buy from a jar again! If you are new on your homesteading or healthy-eating journey, one of the challenges you may be facing is finding recipes that taste as good as the ones you are used to buying from the store, this was my challenge when finding a Homemade…

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Zucchini Chips- Herb & Sea Salt

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Zucchini Chips- Herb & Sea Salt. Simple and Delicious. Paleo, Gluten & Grain-Free

Zucchini Chips- Herb & Sea Salt. Paleo, Gluten & Grain-Free. The wonderful aroma of Rosemary blends perfectly with your garden-fresh zucchini and it takes just minutes to make; slice, toss and place in your dehydrator it’s that easy to making this healthy snack. Adults and kids alike enjoy this Zucchini Chips recipe so it is…

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