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What We Would Do Different with Gardening- and what we did right

What We Would Do Different with Gardening- and what we did right

There are many different types of gardening, and gardening strategies.  It’s hard to know which one is best for you.  I’m not going to tell you what the best and ONLY way to garden is.  Each family situation is different.  But, I CAN tell you what we would do different with gardening next year.  If you missed, last week I covered top 10 mistakes to NOT make as a beginning gardener. This post contains affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure…

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Don’t Make These Gardening Mistakes

Don’t Make These Gardening Mistakes

After 2 years of gardening, I have learned some pretty big lessons.  Our first garden we put it all in buckets, and only got tomatoes…everything else was traumatized too much from hail damage…or poor nutrients  Our second year we did the garden, this year, have made TONS of mistakes, we tried square foot gardening, which was mostly a success.  Although we had hail damage again, it was later in the season so our garden was able to jump back.  Here…

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7 Uncomfortable Truths about Food Storage

7 Uncomfortable Truths about Food Storage

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here So, you are looking to start your food storage huh?  Every one tells you should should be doing it, and you want to get started.  I LOVE food storage!  But I wouldn’t be doing my duty in educating you about it if I didn’t share with you the 7 uncomfortable truths about food storage. Uncomfortable Truths about Food Storage 1. Tastes different The taste will not taste as good…

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Ultimate List of Frugal Living Websites

Ultimate List of Frugal Living Websites

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here Hey guys! Frugal living is AMAZING!  I put together a list of the ULTIMATE Frugal Living Websites for a quick go-to to help you out! You will find all kinds of useful information from each of these websites! The sites are listed in alphabetical order.  Be sure to read all the way down to the bottom.  Some of my favorites are near the bottom too! Frugal Living Websites A…

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How do I add an EXTRA shopping week into my food budget?

How do I add an EXTRA shopping week into my food budget?

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here I go grocery shopping once a week and do really well staying in budget. But… Every four months, there is a fifth week and I get messed up and always go over… What can I do? Think about it, there are 4 weeks a year where you need to make that extra grocery trip… if you spend $50 a week on that extra trip, that is $200 a year!…

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