One Gallon Detergent Recipe for people who don't want to make 5 gallons at a time. This recipe is incredibly easy and is great for people with sensitive skin.

Homemade Liquid Laundry Detergent

I was complaining to a friend about the cost of liquid laundry detergent from the store that was both unscented and good for sensitive skin, I should have known better. She is just like me and very unsympathetic, I should have seen it coming when she said “Then just make your own.” That got me to […]

10 Ways to frugally build and maintain a backyard homestead in the middle of the city.

10 Ways to save money Backyard Homesteading

“I don’t want the bland tasting veggies from the store after being spoiled with FREE produce from my own garden.”   Last fall I started hearing about the backyard homesteading trend. I figured it was some new hippy phase. A lifestyle of eschewing modern conveniences and living in a tent in the backyard. I apologize to anyone I ever […]

Sick of the choices at the store but don't have a lot of time to spend sewing? I made my own curtains in under and hour and for under $10. A great choice for anyone who wants something custom and easy!

Easy DIY curtains for under $10

I wanted to update my daughters room, but I don’t have a lot of money to spend around the house. Looking around the store, I wasn’t happy with their selection of curtains. Anything I actually liked was upwards of $10 per panel. $40 is two weeks worth of groceries for us, there was no way I could spend […]