Self-sufficiency skills make kids confident in their abilities, and that gives them a sense of pride. Here are 11 chores to help them learn.
There are plenty of garden plants that thrive throughout summer, and there are a few that may need some extra care through the hottest days.
Beets are probably the best vegetable you can grow. They grow quickly and have many nutritional benefits and healing properties.
It seems that every February I find myself daydreaming and planning the upcoming garden season. However, it is often the coldest part of a Midwest winter. Luckily, there are several flowers that germinate best by going through a freeze and thaw season. With many spring bulbs planted in fall, there are always a few seeds […]
There are two simple DIY mosquito traps you can make at home that work. Both require ingredients you probably already have on hand.
Paper egg cartons are great for starting seeds indoors. They’re practically free, they’re the right size, and the carton is biodegradable.
Though this plant is sometimes known as a weed, learning about the benefits might make you reconsider eliminating it from your garden.
When hens stop laying eggs, there may be something wrong. Knowing the cause will help you determine if there is something to fix.
Like other healing plants, chamomile has several health benefits that make it a valuable addition to your garden and medicine cabinet.
If your town hasn’t been hit yet, just wait. The second wave will be even deadlier. Fortunately, there are things we can do to prepare.