Category Archives: All About Home

Eco-Friendly Essential Oils Cleaning Solutions

Did you know that the average American home is filled with thousands of artificial chemicals? Only a small percentage of these chemicals have been thoroughly tested for safety! It’s crazy considering how often we’re exposed to these chemicals, and how little we know about their effects on our health and the environment. Of those that…
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Why Shipping Containers Make Cool Tiny Homes

Container homes have for years intrigued innovative home builders and architectural designers even before the wildly popular tiny house movement. Today, building a tiny home with one or more shipping containers has caught on with mainstream homeowners who are looking to step outside the traditional path of large mortagages and huge upkeep requirements of conventional…
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Wonderful Ways to Use Epsom Salts

Epsom salts—who knew that such an uninspiring ingredient could inspire such devotion? Epsom salts have amazing health benefits–here are 20 ways to use Epsom salts. It’s also a miracle cure-all, helping to remove splinters and reduce swelling of sprains and bruises. One ingredient really does fit all! 20 Wonderful Ways to Use Epsom Salts: 1. Splinter…
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Bamboo Steamers: How To Use & Care For Them

Bamboo steamers are inexpensive to buy and they can turn out a delicious meal in minutes. If veggies aren’t your thing, try steaming them and you might just find yourself converted. Not only are they delicious (while retaining more of their vitamins and nutrients when compared to boiled), you can also use them to prepare…
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Fabulous Ideas and Tips for Christmas Table

Fabulous Ideas for Christmas Table Dress up your Christmas table with a magical theme. There are so many you could choose from, how about embracing tradition with reds, golds and silvers, perhaps go with handcrafted pieces to create a cosy feel or go for all out with shimmer, glitz and glamour. Children will be delighted…
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Ideas for Christmas Table Decorations

Ideas for Christmas Table Decorations Decorating the perfect Christmas table can be a daunting task. Picking and choosing color schemes or choosing a decorating theme can become tiresome and overwhelming. Christmas tables should be both beautiful and functional. All it takes is a little inspiration and creativity to create the perfect table. No matter what's…
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Christmas Front Door Decorations

Christmas Front Door Decorations Christmas is almost knocking at our doors and we try to be in time with all the preparations. Houses need to be clean and decorated with all sorts of glamorous and cheerful ornaments that will make you feel closer to the spirit of Christmas and to its magic atmosphere. Although the…
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Smart Tips on Saving Money and Energy at Home

Electricity bills are something that really pisses us off every time we receive them on the end of the month. We always think that our consummation is very little but still pay a lot for it. How can we stop from happening again? Light your room moderately First things first, turn off the light every…
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Food Storage Tricks & Tips You Should Know

You’ve got a fridge and a freezer in your house, but do you know how to use them properly? With these food storage tips, you’ll never have to deal with wilting veggies! No oversized containers When you store food in a container that’s too big, it can lead to faster spoilage and freezer burn. There should…
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Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas

Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas Set the mood for your holiday celebration with our creative decorating ideas for Thanksgiving, including centerpieces, place settings, indoor fall wreaths, and more. Our Thanksgiving decorating ideas consist of natural elements and easy-to-find supplies to ensure a beautiful seasonal display. For a handmade Thanksgiving centerpiece all your holiday dinner guests will adore,…
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DIY Homemade Household Cleaners

DIY Homemade Household Cleaners Whether you're out of your normal cleaner or you want to reduce the chemicals you use around the house, these tricks should work. Making your own homemade household cleaners is a good way to save money and control the use of chemicals in your home. Most of the following recipes are…
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6 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Mattress

We need to sleep. We love to sleep. It's good for us! And since we spend a good bit of time doing it, you've probably given some thought to your mattress. It's too lumpy! It's too hard! But maybe, if you're lucky, it's just right! But there comes a time when you need to replace…
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How to Cook Your First Thanksgiving Turkey

How to Cook Your First Thanksgiving Turkey If you're making your first Thanksgiving turkey or just need a refresher on the basics, we're sharing easy step-by-step instructions for how to cook a turkey from start to finish, including a roasting chart with cooking times for every size of bird. Turkey Roasting Tips 1. Remove giblets…
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Things You Can Clean with Lemon

Things You Can Clean with Lemon This green cleaner and natural disinfectant has a wonderful smell, and best of all, you probably have one in your refrigerator right now. How could the versatile lemon be associated with things that don’t work well? High in citric acid, lemon juice one of the best natural cleaners due…
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Best Home Energy Efficiency Improvements

PV panels and wind turbines might have a lot of sex appeal, but they can also be pricy. If you're on a limited budget, here are some recommendations for affordable home energy efficiency improvements that will pay for themselves in short order. Have you thought about making energy retrofits to your home? It’s a great way…
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How to Harvest and Store Okra

How to Harvest and Store Okra Harvest okra when the pods are 2 to 4 inches long. Okra, sometimes called gumbo, is a summer and fall crop and pods are ready for harvest about 60 days after sowing. Okra flowers bloom for just one day and pods are ready for picking two or three days…
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