15 Kitchen Tips, Tricks, & Shortcuts

March 8, 2014 by  

Everyone needs shortcuts in the kitchen! 15 Kitchen Shortcuts to make cooking simpler, to maximize your ingredients, and to save time: 1) Put a slice of bread in  your brown sugar to keep it soft. 2) Freeze your leftover wine in ice cube trays to use in sauces or soups. 3) Microwave your citrus fruits before juicing for optimal juice … Continue reading

Tips for Being Environmentally Conscious

February 26, 2014 by  

Being environmentally conscious begins with small steps! Working towards a more environmentally aware and conscious life can be a daunting task. We are often bombarded with the news of global warming, limited resources, and more. It can easily become an overwhelming idea to affect any change on these concerns. Living a daily green life doesn’t take huge initiatives, but rather an … Continue reading

Gardening Tips

February 16, 2014 by  

Do you garden? Though snow is still on the ground in many parts of the country, it’s almost time to start planning your garden! Gardening is not only a wonderful hobby, but it can cut down on your grocery budget and provide more nutritionally rich food. You can start from seeds or you can purchase plants – online or at … Continue reading