African violet care and how to bring an African Violet back to life! African violet care and how to bring an African Violet back to life!

African Violet Care   I will be the first one to admit that African violets are not very easy to take care of. I have killed my fair share of them. That has made me even more determined to learn how to grow them and properly care for them. If you’ve ever wondered why your…

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Find out the many uses of banana peels in the garden! Use banana peels to grow big beautiful blooms and promote healthy root and plant growth. Find out the many uses of banana peels in the garden! Use banana peels to grow big beautiful blooms and promote healthy root and plant growth.

A few months ago I researched using banana peels to fertilize houseplants, and discovered there are also many banana peel uses outdoors in the garden!   Are Banana Peels Good for All Plants?   Yes banana peels make great fertilizer for most plants. They contain potassium that is essential for your plants to grow strong…

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The best DIY tips for cleaning a burnt iron. I would have never thought of using a Magic Eraser! The best DIY tips for cleaning a burnt iron. I would have never thought of using a Magic Eraser!

If you’ve ever tried ironing your clothing with a burnt iron, then you probably know it’s not a good idea! Learn how to clean a burnt iron with these easy DIY tips.   How to Clean an Iron with Baking Soda   Baking soda is a very effective natural cleaner that will clean the burns…

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My 10 favorite fall canning recipes. Pear sauce, plum sauce, ginger pear jam, crock pot apple butter, and more. My 10 favorite fall canning recipes. Pear sauce, plum sauce, ginger pear jam, crock pot apple butter, and more.

One of the things I love about canning is that any time of year, there is always something to can. Canning is very seasonal, and there are different foods to can at different times of the year. If you are wondering what to can in fall, you will enjoy these easy fall canning recipes!  …

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Easy baked potatoes on the grill. How long to cook them, and how to grill them both with foil and without foil. Easy baked potatoes on the grill. How long to cook them, and how to grill them both with foil and without foil.

Potatoes on the Grill in Foil   Baked potatoes are great in any shape or form. I love baked potatoes. You can bake them in the microwave, in the oven, or you can cook whole baked potatoes on the grill. Russet potatoes are my favorite to cook on the grill!     There are also…

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