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Homemade Dishwasher Detergent

My husband and I were recently discussing washing dishes. Our discussion? Whether or not you NEED to use soap when using a dishwasher. You see, we use those little “pods” in our dishwasher and they always seem to leave a … Continue reading

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Ideas for your Garden and Backyard

A pretty simple trellis, would be great for beans and other vining plants! … A wagon wheel herb garden. Click on the photo for even more fabulous herb garden ideas! … A neat idea for garden decor! Signs of all … Continue reading

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Life Without a Microwave

  People thought we were crazy. Heck, I thought we were crazy! About five years ago we did the unthinkable, we gave away our microwave and decided to see what life was like without one! Guess what, life is pretty … Continue reading

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Ideas for the Home – Using Mason Jars

Here are a few neat (and frugal) ideas on how to use any extra mason jars around the home. Use spray paint to create these mason jar planters. Too cute! Apply sandpaper to the lid to create this unique matchstick holder. This is … Continue reading

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