How to Become Debt-Free

How to Become Debt-Free

Barry Myers II is a financial counselor who tells it like it is. He provides practical, graspable baby steps for getting out of debt – for good.

How to Make Crayons

How to Make Crayons

Making crayons was neither as easy nor as frugal as I had hoped, but it IS TONS of fun and you end up with a high-quality, non-toxic final product that you can be proud of.

Homemade Bleach

Homemade bleach is an effective disinfectant, clothes whitener, and all-purpose household sanitizer. Check out our inexpensive, non-toxic recipes!

How to Make Goat Milk Sour Cream

How to Make Goat Milk Sour Cream

Ever wondered how to make goat milk sour cream? We’ve got a little trick for you that makes it super-simple and takes only 1-2 minutes.

Homemade Cough Drops

Homemade Cough Drops

Our homemade cough drops will soothe your tickly throat, decongest your sinuses, and help you efficiently clear out phlegm. Oh, and they taste great too!

Cinnamon Nutmeg Toothpaste

Cinnamon Nutmeg Toothpaste

Making your own toothpaste helps you avoid toxic ingredients and allows you create any number of yummy concoctions. Besides being delicious, cinnamon and nutmeg oils are strong antibacterials and great for those with sensitive teeth.

Sourdough Rye Bread

Sourdough Rye Bread

Rye is one of the original grains used with sourdough, so making a sourdough rye loaf is like coming home. It’s delicious too!

Summer Food Preserving Goals

Summer Food Preserving Goals

Plan now to get the most out of your harvest when summertime rolls around. Preserving the bounty is a most delicious task!

10 Ways to Go Paperless in Your Home

10 Ways to Go Paperless in Your Home

With the new year just beginning, we’re spending this month looking at ways to make simple changes in your home that are frugal and support a sustainable lifestyle. Today we’re looking at ways to reduce the amount of paper and similar single-use products used in the home.