Blog Category: How To


How To Start a Home Garden

A Beginner’s Guide to Starting a Garden This post is for the home-gardener wanting to plant a small garden; not for plowed fields. Starting a garden is both simple and complicated all at the same

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Boiling/Baking Eggs

Let’s make some eggs! Believe it or not, how to make hard-boiled eggs is a common question. In fact, the last time I checked, this was # 4 on the Top Google Search list. Wow,

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Hand washing/ sanitizing

Hand Sanitizer

The world is currently going crazy over the Corona Virus (aka COVID-19) and while we should all make an effort to live a healthy lifestyle on a daily basis, the most important thing we can do to protect ourselves from COVID-19 is to wash our hands frequently.

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Tax Time 2020

Review: Free Tax USA

It is that time of year again! TAX TIME! The IRS is now accepting tax returns for the 2019 tax year. Some of us dread this time while others look forward to their tax refund

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Balloon Garland

Balloon Garland

For my son’s “surprise” 21st birthday party, we wanted to do a balloon garland as part of the decorations. This is a breakdown of what balloons we used, what we bought to decorate and a

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Deviled Eggs Finished

How to Make Deviled Eggs

Question: How do I make deviled eggs? Answer: Keep reading this post! In this week’s post, I am going to reveal my recipe for making Deviled Eggs.  Is mine the only way?  No, but it

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The Art of Tying a Necktie

It seems simple enough yet so many people do not know how to tie even the simplest of knots. We live in a society where some (most?) of us have no need to wear a

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Laundry soap

DIY Laundry Soap Recipe – UPDATE

This post is a follow up to our previous Laundry Soap Recipe post. We want to share with you some improvements to our famous laundry soap recipe and also update you on the entire laundry

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Flower pots

Decorative Flower Pots

It might seem a bit late for this – and it is – but because the rain does not want to stop, the yard work is way behind schedule. Normally, this work is done in

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