So... it's been way too long since my last post. I had a few in the works and I guess I just never finished them. This particular one had to wait to be written because it involves gift-giving and I couldn't write about the gift until it had been given! Wouldn't want to spoil the… Continue reading Taking a KitchenAid to a whole new level!
We've had this set of deck chairs and table since we bought our house 5 years ago. It was a gift from my parents... a housewarming present of sorts. We've used it a fair amount and have been glad for somewhere to sip coffee or watch the chickens but, it was black. Boring, metal, hot… Continue reading A face lift!
Well, I'm am excited to day that Rob and I tried out hand at canning for the very first time last night and I think it came out OK! This is a crucial step toward our goal of being food savvy and eating local and I'm glad to be putting it behind me. I think… Continue reading Rookies
I want this filter system so badly!! Check out the giveaway here: http://www.deeprootsathome.com/?p=25394
For those of you who have wondered if you could really do this, you can. And should! Making our own laundry soap has to be one of the easiest ways to save money ever. When I make a batch it seriously lasts me nearly 6 months and I do a LOT of laundry! AND… Continue reading Homemade laundry soap.
Ok ladies, you asked for it! Yes, I made my own stevia extract. Here's the real magic, it's as easy as making a cup of tea! I'd like to try a different method, too, but I have to buy some form of alcohol for that and I haven't gotten around to it. All I did… Continue reading For the ladies…
It's official. Rob and I are anti-spanking. It's taken us almost 2 years to find this position, but we are here to stay. It just feels so right. There's some serious truth here. Parents would be wise to consider this. Wow. Totally rocking my world. I am still organizing my thoughts one this topic since… Continue reading Rocking My Boat