5 Tips to Update Your Furniture on a Budget

5 Tips to Update Your Furniture on a Budget

Hello Friends! Today I want to give you 5 tips to update your furniture on a budget. And when I say budget … I am serious.  These tips are magical – I have used them for years to stretch my dollars and make my worn out furniture last just a little Continue Reading

Kids vs. Mama: Who Costs More?

Everyone talks about how expensive it is to raise kids these days. And I won’t disagree that having four kids really does put a pinch on our family budget at times. Between their activities’ fees, constantly outgrown wardrobes and endless appetites; it can add up pretty quickly, cash-wise. But it Continue Reading

Bargain Hunting in the Digital Age

It’s no secret that I get really excited about saving money.  I don’t think of myself as cheap per say, just really discerning about how I spend money.  I’ll buy things I don’t need, but I want to find the best possible deal on those things.  It’s how I roll. Continue Reading

Odor Guard in the Water Closet

Well, it seems I just cannot stay away from y’all! I’ve got another fun and super helpful tip for you from the Farm … You know how when someone “goes to the bathroom” in your house and even though you might have air fresheners or sprays or incense or what-have-you Continue Reading

A Long Row to Hoe

At our place, it’s once again time to get the garden prepped and planted. Several years ago, we established a permanent garden spot, complete with raised beds that we built from reclaimed lumber and pallet boxes. We hauled in soil and fertilizer (read: manure from the corral), drew up detailed Continue Reading

Home Remedies, Essential Oils and the Occult

Okay, I don’t have much interest in the occult. But I am totally into home remedies and essential oils. Especially the ones that work. They could very well be the only reason I’m still alive to write this post today. Really. The past couple weeks have been a little rough Continue Reading