Sometimes, procrastination is good. My decor is minimalist by most accounts, and I’m ok with that. I prefer to buy things used, they’re more interesting! I only want to have things I love and finding those things takes time. I’ve recently inherited a windfall of exciting hand-me-downs! One of my favorites is this hutch… It… Continue Reading
Chickpeas are high in protein, iron and fiber, low in fat, and can help lower cholesterol. They’re also kind of cool looking and have a nice texture, but maybe the most amazing thing about chickpeas is that this giant 6 lb., 14 oz. can only cost $2.69!!! Are they kidding? That’s like the price of… Continue Reading
Today, I followed these free instructions, and made three pretty headbands for less than $3! I’m definitely making more of these :)
I started these seedlings on March 1, and here they are this past Sunday, 3 weeks post-planting. I’m pleased to report a 100% germination rate! I had some mold issues early on, but removing the covers during the day cleared it right up. The plants get some sun from outside, but I’m supplementing with a… Continue Reading
Finally… gardening, driving with the top down, picnics, bike rides, line dried laundry, and leisurely evening walks are within reach! Beauty in my front yard last April :)
Since we’ve switched to soymilk in cereal and coffee, it’s been inconvenient to keep milk on hand for cooking. I either don’t use it before it expires, or I end up short of what’s needed for a recipe. Powdered milk has turned out to be a perfect solution and it’s one of my favorite frugal… Continue Reading
My kitchen in the morning, it’s the heart of my home… Last week was too long and I’m so happy to be home!