The great thing about green beans is, you don't have to have a green thumb to be able to grow them. They are easy to grow, fairly hardy, and just about fool-proof! Just give them plenty of room, water, and sunlight and you're off to a great start. Here are some tips for growing green … [Read more...] about Tips for Growing Green Beans
Salves are incredibly effective ointments that are very simple to make and the ingredients won't hurt your budget. In fact, you can spend less than $20 dollars and have salves that will last up to two years.Many people have discovered the virtues of salves as they are very powerful. Salves are … [Read more...] about How to Make Healing Salves
I'm a twiddler and a fiddler. Give me a meeting, and I yearn to take out some crocheting and sit there doing handwork while I'm listening to people speak. It's not that I'm trying to be rude: I just concentrate better when my body is moving.Normally I would crochet when I feel fidgety, but … [Read more...] about Cordage: Make Your Own Rope
As the days grow shorter, food for the woodland creatures becomes scarce. I don't know about you, but I find squirrels to be some of the most entertaining fur-bearers in the forest. I enjoy their antics and find them extremely amusing. I know that as winter creeps in I will end up seeing less and … [Read more...] about Helping Out The Squirrels During Winter
Bartering is not a new concept - it’s been around for centuries. In the past, it was common to find neighbors bartering, to see ads in the paper offering skills in exchange for goods, or vice versa, but today, people are more wary of this beneficial way of living.Bartering is an excellent means … [Read more...] about Bartering Ideas: What Can You Trade With Friends and Neighbors?