Extending a Helping Hand – How Can I Help?

Extending a Helping Hand – How Can I Help?

    How can I help? Around the globe, we are all struggling with the uncertainties that are taking place right now. We feel as if we are living in suspended animation. Our jobs are no longer there. Grocery store shelves aren’t bare, but almost.…

How to Make Easy & Delicious Meatballs

How to Make Easy & Delicious Meatballs

    Meatballs are easy to make, delicious to eat.  Better yet, they are versatile.  Make one batch, but create several fun and delicious meals!     The Recipe for Meatballs   1 lb. ground Beef 1-1/2 to 2 lbs. ground Italian Sausage 2 t.…

How to Streamline Your Grocery Shopping and Save

How to Streamline Your Grocery Shopping and Save

  We often wonder if there is really a way we can streamline our grocery shopping. One of the largest line items in our budget is food. It is also the one that can get out of control easily, if we don’t watch it closely.…

Friends, Baking & Mentoring

Friends, Baking & Mentoring

    Friends, baking & mentoring go together perfectly! One of the basic tenets of living a simple life and living on a farm is to teach others. It always thrills me to no end when someone asks me if I can pass on my…

How to Make Life Easier with a Garden Sanctuary

How to Make Life Easier with a Garden Sanctuary

  The word ‘sanctuary’ is defined as: 1) a place of refuge or safety, 2) a nature reserve. A Garden Sanctuary blends both of those together and becomes a place of refuge in the middle of nature. Can you think of any better thing to…

How to Cope with the UNKNOWN in Difficult Times

How to Cope with the UNKNOWN in Difficult Times

      The UNKNOWN. We know we need to cope with the UNKNOWN, but how? It hits the streets like a phantom in a dark alley on a dark night. We can’t see it approaching, but we know it’s there. It has affected the…

How to Plan the Best Garden using the Moon

How to Plan the Best Garden using the Moon

Follow my blog with Bloglovin When we dream of a great garden, all too often, we are thinking of Grandma and Grandpa, not the Moon, nor its phases and signs.   We all dream of having a garden like Grandpa’s. Lush. Green. Loaded with fresh…

How to Add Fun with Frugal Garden Decorating

How to Add Fun with Frugal Garden Decorating

  If gardening is an art form, frugal garden decorating is the paint!   We all want healthy, beautiful gardens that delight the senses. But there should also be an element of fun tucked between the greenery.   Just so you know: This post contains…

Bellissimo! It’s What Happens with Amazing Italian Vegetables

Bellissimo! It’s What Happens with Amazing Italian Vegetables

    Translated, Bellissimo means very beautiful. It is the perfect way to describe a garden that incorporates Italian vegetables. Beautiful. Colorful. Delicious!   Just so you know: This post contains affiliate links; if you click on a link and make a purchase I might…

3 Delightful Herbs You’ll Love -Not Just for Cooking!

3 Delightful Herbs You’ll Love -Not Just for Cooking!

    All of them are wonderful, but there are some herbs you’ll love more than others. I love cooking and growing herbs. They add texture and definition to my garden. When I brush against them the aroma is heavenly. And then they are used…

Sew Simple! Easy, Breezy Curtains to Make

Sew Simple! Easy, Breezy Curtains to Make

  We don’t always want curtains covering our windows. There is nothing more calming than a sunbeam shining through a window. It offers warmth and comfort, and helps to make the room feel welcoming. However, when that same window allows too much heat in, it…

Choosing the Best Home Business for You!

Choosing the Best Home Business for You!

  Now that you are ready to take the plunge, choosing the best home business for you  is the next step.    There are so many options for a home-based business.  Here is a list of a few that fall into either category – remote…