Are you considering getting a portable air conditioner for your home or apartment? With summer being right around the corner, many of us feel the heat as we move from spring temperatures into the 80s or above. In older homes or places with scorching summers, this can very quickly start feeling miserable when you have high heat, leaving everyone feeling sweaty and miserable. I … [Read more...] about Do I Need a Portable Air Conditioner?
Does your child dream of horseback riding? For many kids, horses are exciting and fun. As a big sister and Aunt, though, I have always found it challenging to find well-made horse toys that are also educational. This is one of the many reasons I have always adored PLAYMOBIL. Their toys are perfect for make-believe play that is not just fun but also educational. I was very … [Read more...] about Outdoor Adventures with PLAYMOBIL Horseback Riding Lessons
Have you ever wanted more self-sufficiency in your own home? One of the most rewarding things about being a homeowner is being able to make your own decisions about your property or home. As someone who has lived the suburban lifestyle but came from a farm community, I have outgrown the city life and want to try something different. While we do have a bit over half an acre, it … [Read more...] about Step By Step Projects for Self-Sufficiency Book Review
Have you ever wanted to raise chickens? Growing up in a farm community, I knew many people with chickens and quite a few farmers with hundreds. It was one of the reasons I wasn’t too sure about it for many years. I knew it was a great deal of work, and I was horrified at how some chickens were treated. That part made me realize that maybe I need to raise my chickens to ensure … [Read more...] about How to Raise Chickens Book Review
Have you ever considered beekeeping? With us looking at moving out of the suburb and into a place with more property, we have dreamed of having a large garden and orchard. Not just that, but we have hoped to keep bees and maybe chickens. While we have a family friend who has bees, we never considered it a real possibility until this year. Now, we are looking at various … [Read more...] about First Time Beekeeping Book Review