Whether it’s a hurricane, snowstorm, planned outage or a freak accident, we all will experience a power outage from time to time. We are sharing some tips and guidelines today for Food Safety During A Power Outage.
Unplug Everything! Well, within reason. I know in my home there are many items that could be unplugged, especially at night. The energy used by appliances and devices being left plugged in, while not in use, is referred to as Phantom Loads.
27 Uses for AVON Bubble Bath
Avon Bubble Bath is always on hand in our house and ready for cleaning, freshening or having a bath!
If you plan to use Avon Bubble Bath for cleaning, be sure to pick a scent that is clear and not opaque. The ones that you cannot see through have moisturizers in them, that may cause streaks when cleaning.
Tips for Yardsales (Buying and Selling) Last year, for one of my columns on CBC Information Morning 106.1 in Moncton, we talked about Yard Sales. Jonna mentioned a faux pas she made a while back when she went yardsaling with her family members. She started her experience with a $50 bill. Finding a teacup for $0.50, … Read more
9 Tips for hosting a successful yard sale! This seems to be a yearly ritual in my house. After a full year (or two) of collecting “stuff”, and donating much of what we don’t need or use anymore, I often get the itch to have a yard sale. The past two summers I have hosted … Read more
Organize: Create A Snack Station When I go to my pantry and find half empty boxes, where I thought there were full boxes, it makes me so frustrated. When you have children who are independent, they will often leave a mess of empty or unsealed bags in their wake. By creating a location in a pantry … Read more
DIY Shower Cleaner One of my least favourite chores is cleaning the shower. It often get’s overlooked until it is bad enough to need a good scrub. I have tried the daily sprays and just cannot seem to get everyone in the house to use it, plus we end up inhaling the chemicals as … Read more
Meal Planning Board and Preparation Having a menu plan set up for your family will help you save time and money. In this article, I will give you tips on how I plan my menu and keep my grocery budget at a minimum. Create a Menu Board: this can be done using things you already … Read more
Vera is back with another DIY for you! Thanks again for sharing all your great DIY Projects Vera. Hi all being creative again this time making dish washer tabs. This was not hard or long process. The drying took longer than the actual making. I mixed and pressed down the tabs in under 10 minutes…..my … Read more
While experimenting with Laundry soap, cost, ingredients, etc. I came to realize that although the Powdered version is very fast to mix up, and more compact to store, THIS recipe is much more Frugal. This recipe is very Easy and the most Frugal so far! The previous post for Powdered Laundry Detergent was much faster, … Read more