Build a Secure Greenhouse Foundation That Preserves Your Growing Space

Build a Secure Greenhouse Foundation That Preserves Your Growing Space

In 2015, my family and I decided to build a large hobby greenhouse to expand our gardening options and growing season. We thought that the aluminum frame would be rigid enough that our greenhouse foundation could be a simple heavy wooden frame on the ground. (Most greenhouse kits recommend a concrete slab foundation, or railroad…

How to Make Perfume with Essential Oils – Blends for Stress Relief & More

How to Make Perfume with Essential Oils – Blends for Stress Relief & More

Why subject yourself and those who are close to you with a chemical cocktail when you can make perfume with non-toxic ingredients? Learn how to make perfume with essential oils and enjoy these blends for self-confidence, stress relief and more. These are great for your own use or as a gift. You may not find an…

Natural Tick Repellents and Easy Tick Control Tips

Natural Tick Repellents and Easy Tick Control Tips

TICKS – Everything you will read about avoiding or repelling ticks will have the word DEET in it. From the CDC to the EPA, they all recommend using DEET to protect yourself and those you love from blood-sucking ticks. Instead, I’d like to discuss Natural Tick Repellents, tick control, and tips to avoid getting bit….

9 Easy Homemade Citrus Gifts – Great for Little Helpers at Gift Giving Time

9 Easy Homemade Citrus Gifts – Great for Little Helpers at Gift Giving Time

One of my favorite things about fall and winter is the availability of fresh citrus. The lower temperatures also mean cold and flu season, not to mention another season that is my favorite – the holiday season! I use citrus to do many things – quench my thirst, treat my colds and inspire my gifts….