Fungus Gnat Cures:52 Weeks of Tips

Hey Everyone! Seed starting time (indoors) is almost upon us here in the Midwest. You know what that means? Yep, fungus gnats. Those nasty little buggers that fly around your plants and cause all sorts of problems. The biggest problem with these gnats is not the adults, they don’t do any damage to your plants….

Libraries are NOT Dead: 52 Weeks of Tips

I repeat, libraries are not dead! Many homesteaders know of this trick, but for those of you that don’t, let me enlighten you. Local libraries are free. Some require that you live inside their municipality and some, like in my area, just want you to be in the county. These places are not only a…

Cheap Garden Pots for Seedlings: 52 Weeks of Tips

Hell everyone! Week 4 is here with a new tip! Those of you in the north are probably planting onions in the next few weeks, those of you more south are probably putting in tomatoes and peppers soon, so this should help. This is one I use myself every year. Let me tell you a…

Down with Paper Products:52 Weeks of Tips

Hello All! Well, here it is, week three already! This week we’re working on frugality concerning paper products. Down With Paper Products! There are 3 major paper products that almost every household uses; paper towel, napkins and toilet paper. Two of these things I’m willing to give up, two of these things I could replace…