Herbs That Can Withstand Cold Weather

chives

I am happy to report that several of our herb plants have survived the winter! I am actually surprised that so many of them are coming back since we had a very cold winter here in Central Virginia. I have chives popping up among the garlic I planted last fall. I am surprised the chives are doing so well. They didn't grow very well last summer bust seem to be coming back strong this spring. My oregano is growing back in two spots! It's thriving in this herb pot I had on my deck last … [Read More...]

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P&G Everyday Subscribers + Shutterfly Freebie

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Today, I checked my INBOX and an unexpected offer was waiting for me! It's from P&G Everyday! If you’re signed up to receive their emails, check your Inbox for a possible offer valid for a FREE 4×5 Photo Magnet valid at Shutterfly! You will have received a specific code for this promotional offer from P&G Everyday! If you are not currently signed up for their emails, learn more about their offers/products on their Facebook page. You'll want this Mother's Day freebie for yourself, your … [Read More...]

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Checkout51: New Offers for Thursday, April 24th

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Whether you shop at Kroger, Wal-Mart----Sam's or Aldi....have a smartphone or not, you will want to give Checkout51 a try this week! If you have already shopped this week, you'll want to note that Checkout51 offers NEW items to earn money back on THURSDAY! Grab them as soon as you can before they disappear.... Join HERE! You'll love this new money saving app that you can use every week! This week you only have today left if there is one item you haven't cashed in on yet. You can even  take … [Read More...]

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Food & Recipes

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Leftover Hard Boiled Egg Recipes

Do you have a refrigerator full of hard boiled eggs? I know we do! Here are some recipe ideas to use up your hard boiled eggs this week. Egg Salad Sandwich with Multi-grain Mustard – Spice up your egg salad […]

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16 Leftover Ham Recipes Roundup

If you have leftover ham from Easter, checkout this roundup of recipes! Ham is so versatile and really ads a ton of flavor to recipes. It is perfect for any meal of the day – breakfast, lunch or dinner. Make […]

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Work Week Menu Plan Week of 4/21/14

Here we go, full speed into the week after Easter! We had a fabulous Easter Sunday, celebrating with hubby’s brother and his family. Due to the holiday, I didn’t get my usual work week menu plan prep done. Thankfully we […]

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Health & Wellness

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Running Shoe Buzzword: Drop

I have been wearing barefoot and minamalist shoes and zero drop shoes for about a year and a half. It took me a few weeks to get accustomed to the zero drop but now I don’t think I could go […]

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The Chamomile Plant: From Plant to Tea

This sunny chamomile plant was featured as one of Redbook’s Best Indoor Plants this past spring! It was a sunny visual in my news feed as I read, ““Chamomile flowers resemble little suns,” says Pellegrini. “You can snip off a […]

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Butter is Not as Bad as Once Thought

Did you hear the news? Butter is Back! Oh yea baby! I have been a long time butter used and lover. I figured it would be a matter of time before “they” changed their mind about the health implications of […]

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Coupons

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Checkout51: New Offers for Thursday, April 24th

Whether you shop at Kroger, Wal-Mart—-Sam’s or Aldi….have a smartphone or not, you will want to give Checkout51 a try this week! If you have already shopped this week, you’ll want to note that Checkout51 offers NEW items to earn […]

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Ibotta Milk & Other New Offers

Calling ALL ibotta users–have you seen the milk offer AGAIN!?! It has returned—more milk & don’t forget to grab the NEW offers this week too! These new offers are here this morning for all of us. Update your app and […]

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SavingStar Healthy Offer: Save 20% off of Apples

Are you looking for a healthy food coupon!?! Here it is—-SavingStar wants to give you back 20% on your purchase of loose APPLES in one single transaction. ACTIVATE the coupon in your SavingStar Account today and shop before 4.28.14 at […]

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Retail Therapy

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P&G Everyday Subscribers + Shutterfly Freebie

Today, I checked my INBOX and an unexpected offer was waiting for me! It’s from P&G Everyday! If you’re signed up to receive their emails, check your Inbox for a possible offer valid for a FREE 4×5 Photo Magnet valid at Shutterfly! You […]

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Groupon Coupon: 10% off Yoga Classes

Have you been wanting to try a yoga class? Well now is the time to signup at a discount! In many cities across the country Groupon is offering a deal on yoga classes. To make this deal even better, there […]

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Buy Havianna: Flip Flop Fashion

It is officially FLIP-FLOP weather in West Tennessee! Thus, we are REALLY wearing out our monochromatic flip flops—which happen to be Havianna flip flops too! It’s our second season buying them and I can say that we love them! They […]

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Country Life

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Country Life: New Chicks

We are adding to our chicken flock! Hopes for hatching eggs ourselves are diminishing as our once broody hen, brown town, no longer seems interested. So we headed to the local farm supply store and purchased some chicks. Last year […]

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Country Life: Two Roosters

It’s been awhile since I have updated you on our baby chick that hatched in September. At last report, we were affectionately referring to it as an ugly duckling. It’s an odd mix of a black and white with a […]

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Country Life: Keeping Chickens Warm

We have had a frigid last few weeks in Central Virginia. Temperatures have been in the single digits with wind chills below freezing some nights. Although chickens are really hardy animals, we do worry about keeping them warm. Our chickens […]

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Home Management

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Moneywise: What adds up matters!?!

Recently I (Litsa) read this statistic in my spring issue of Real Simple*, “$1,109 the amount that the average American worker spends on coffee in a year!” At first, I thought staggering….wow….but then I thought through the figure….five bucks, ten […]

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File it Friday: Origami, Fabric Bunnies + More

During the week I come across a lot of articles and blog posts that I think are worth reading. Or I come across a new recipe I want to try or a craft idea. Most of the time I don’t […]

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Country Life: New Chicks

We are adding to our chicken flock! Hopes for hatching eggs ourselves are diminishing as our once broody hen, brown town, no longer seems interested. So we headed to the local farm supply store and purchased some chicks. Last year […]

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Ways to Save

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Checkout51: New Offers for Thursday, April 24th

Whether you shop at Kroger, Wal-Mart—-Sam’s or Aldi….have a smartphone or not, you will want to give Checkout51 a try this week! If you have already shopped this week, you’ll want to note that Checkout51 offers NEW items to earn […]

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Zarbee’s Naturals Seasonal Relief | Free Sample & Coupon

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Zarbee’s Naturals. I received a promotional item and a product sample as a thank you for participating. Raise your hand if you are feeling seasonal congestion! Hubby, Capt. […]

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SavingStar Healthy Offer: Save 20% off of Apples

Are you looking for a healthy food coupon!?! Here it is—-SavingStar wants to give you back 20% on your purchase of loose APPLES in one single transaction. ACTIVATE the coupon in your SavingStar Account today and shop before 4.28.14 at […]

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Gardening

chives

Herbs That Can Withstand Cold Weather

I am happy to report that several of our herb plants have survived the winter! I am actually surprised that so many of them are coming back since we had a very cold winter here in Central Virginia. I have […]

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Cooks Garden Coupons: Free Shipping & 20% Off

If you need supplies for your garden, take a look at Cooks Garden online! There are currently two coupon codes out that can be combined! I was able to get 20% off and free shipping! You can order seeds, plants […]

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Garden Soil Testing

Garden Soil Testing

The nutrients in the soil is one of the most important factors in growing a successful vegetable garden. Before you start dumping fertilizer into the garden, the soil should be tested. Soil testing tells you exactly what nutrients should be […]

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