Mason Jar Herb Garden Wall

Mason Jar Herb Garden Wall   I promised an update on how I planned to place the indoor herb garden on the walls in my kitchen. Well, I decided to google ideas a while back to see exactly what I wanted to do. It took months of me deciding, because I knew once I did […]

Indoor Herb Garden

Indoor Herb Garden I know, I know its summer time, Why on earth would I have an indoor herb garden? The answer is actually very simple, having an indoor herb garden lets me cut fresh herbs right in my kitchen for whatever I am cooking at the time. The outdoor herb garden can be used […]

Losing the Domain Trouble.. Don’t Worry!

Losing the Domain Trouble.. Don’t Worry! What a ride, if you have noticed a HUGE lag in posting lately its because we went through some health problems, a separation, and just a lot of rough times. In that time, I had forgotten to renew the domain for the site, most are set up to auto […]

Prepping: Preparing for Disaster

Prepping: Preparing for Disaster With all the show’s out there some people either look at doomsday prepping as to extreme or they are the extreme types. I love these show’s though and try to gather up ton’s of information for them. While we are not doomsday preppers we are trying our best to become fully […]

Food Drying Including Free eBooks

Food Drying Including Free eBooks One of the best ways to preserve food is through food drying methods. We dry a lot of foods and store them in mason jars removing the extra air via our food saver. I was lucky to receive a food saver from my mom as a christmas gift a few years back […]

Getting Back to Blogging

First let me start out by saying I have missed my many readers!! I have missed the interaction on facebook too! We have had a lot going and sadly blogging and enjoying what I do had to take a back seat. We had a lot of health complications this year between my husband and I, […]

Pinterest Win: Gardening Planter How To – Recycled

Pinterest Win: Gardening Planter How To – Recycled If your anything like me your cruising Pinterest into the late hours, wondering how in the world it is possible to look at the clock see its 8pm and the next glance at the clock its 1am and all you did was sit on Pinterest! Yike’s, was […]

What’s Been Keeping Us Busy at OAF

What’s Been Keeping Us Busy at OAF I know posts have gotten a little slow lately, but that’s due to this being our busiest season. The garden is being planted a little late this year but that’s due to a few frosts and well, other projects we needed to get done around here. We have […]

Recycling Gripe

Recycling Gripe I went to a “social” friend’s house, basically a friend of a friend. They were doing their part to reduce carbon footprints, according to them. They were burning all their paper products in a burn barrel, I was aghast to think they honestly thought they were doing the world a favor. Biting my […]

Best Lighting For Gardens

Best Lighting For Gardens  Thе bеѕt lіghtіng  уоu саn mаkе fоr thе рlаntѕ іn уоur gаrdеn іѕ сhооѕіng tо uѕе соmрасt fluоrеѕсеnt lіght bulbѕ. Thеrе аrе mаnу rеаѕоnѕ whу thеу аrе bеѕt, аnd I wіll dо mу bеѕt tо еxрlаіn thоѕе rеаѕоnѕ fоr уоu hеrе. I’vе uѕеd thеm іn mу hоmе fоr оvеr fіvе уеаrѕ, […]