An Argument for Mess

An Argument for Mess

One of my earliest memories is in the kitchen with my grandma. I had been running around her heels and getting in the way of her baking. Instead of getting… Read more

Why You Need to Start Cleaning with Vinegar Right Now

Why You Need to Start Cleaning with Vinegar Right Now

Before I list the reasons that I’m ditching the store-bought cleaning supplies for vinegar, let me clarify one thing: I’m not your typical crunchy blogger. I have no desire to… Read more

10 Ways to Upcycle Glass Jars and Containers

10 Ways to Upcycle Glass Jars and Containers

In our goal to become a less wasteful household, I’ve been looking into upcycling glass jars and containers. Here’s a list of 10 ways 10 upcycle the glass you’ve just… Read more

8 Valentine’s Dates for Cheapskates

8 Valentine’s Dates for Cheapskates

Want a valentine’s day that doesn’t break the bank? Use these cheap and simple ideas to declare your undying love.

A Quick Guide to the KonMari Method

A Quick Guide to the KonMari Method

With the release of Tidying up with Marie Kondo on Netflix, the world is aflutter with the idea of a January whole-house purge of anything that doesn’t give us joy…. Read more

Tips for Zero Waste Gift Wrapping

Tips for Zero Waste Gift Wrapping

It’s that time of year again—the time of year my cynical side says that families are gathering together around the Christmas tree to celebrate consumerism! But there’s another side of… Read more

Winter Therapy: 7 Ways to Banish Winter Blues

Winter Therapy: 7 Ways to Banish Winter Blues

Last week was Daylight Savings Time and suddenly I was getting out of work after sunset. As I entered my car and flipped on my headlights, I felt like screaming… Read more

7 Ways to Naturally Reduce Stress

7 Ways to Naturally Reduce Stress

Panic, anxiety, stress—up they bubble at the most inconvenient times. In the middle of an interview, causing loss of words and shaking hands. A midnight, causing vivid nightmares and sleepless hours…. Read more

5 Lazy Morning Hacks to Save Time and Stress

5 Lazy Morning Hacks to Save Time and Stress

Beep Beep Beep—That alarm just won’t shut up. You snooze it once more, desperately closing your eyes and hoping to fall back asleep for another precious minutes. It goes off… Read more

Grow your own Sweet Potato Plants Indoors

Grow your own Sweet Potato Plants Indoors

I don’t know about you, but my sweet potatoes always seem to be on the verge of sprouting. That’s probably because I buy bulk potatoes and only cook for two…. Read more

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