Category Archive: Make It Yourself

No Poo: Why to Forego Shampoo And How it Will Reveal Your Healthiest Hair, Ever

One of my favorite blogs Thrift Core has a great post today on not using shampoo, or as it’s commonly called “No Poo” No Poo: Why to Forego Shampoo And How it Will… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: how to grow beets, a retractable window garden, and an online map for freegans

Here’s today’s things…. how to grow beets, with brian campbell. It turns out I’m no Dwight Schrute when it comes to beet growing so I really appreciated that. This is only the second… Continue reading

How to DIY When You’re Poor

          If you spend any amount of time on social media, you see some really cool ideas for DIY projects. Pinterest seems to be that place we all go… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: Eat for 40 cents a day, use up those broccoli stems, and alternative recipes to boxed foods…

All the good foodie stuff around the web today… The Prudent Homemaker has a decent  series on frugal cooking that covers all the areas. Not everyone can do all of these but if you’re able… Continue reading

ICYMI: Food & Clothing Swaps, food bank pizza,building a greenhouse from plastic bottles….

  Recipes &  Food Budgeting Tips Healthy Eating on a Budget – Week 4 – There’s 5 weeks of “budget” meal menus to look at here. I *think* this is for one person. Week 4… Continue reading

ICYMI: A few yummy recipes and a lot of DIY gardening stuff

All the things you might have missed this past week from the Facebook page. Food & Recipes 45+ Frugal Meals to Help You Eat Well, Spend Less | Life As Mom -I didn’t look… Continue reading

ICYMI:Real Food for the Broke, Wool Dryer Balls, more food waste tips,and more

  The Food Stuff 25 Baked Alternatives To Potato Chips And French Fries -The only one here that has been a complete fail for me has been zucchini chips. Prolly just me and not… Continue reading

ICYMI: Winter produce guide,vegan avocado recipes, more tips to reduce food waste, homemade scouring scrub..and more

  The Food Stuff   10 Tips for the Black Thumb – Like, if yu swear you can’t grow stuff because you have a Black Thumb, these tips might help you get past… Continue reading

ICYMI: Lots of low income & food stamp budget friendly recipe links

A round up of the stuff you may have missed this past week.   Food & Recipes How to get kids to eat vegetables | No Ordinary Homestead -I used to be a pre-school… Continue reading

Frugal and Amazing Stain Remover | Sustain, Create and Flow

Frugal and Amazing Stain Remover | Sustain, Create and Flow It isn’t eco-friendly or natural but I’m ok with that.