Simple Living: Urban Homesteading For A Better Life

“Simple living for a better life.” When I initially heard the phrase, it didn’t catch my attention. I thought it defined people limiting themselves from the joys in life just to save money. Over time, as I learned more about it, I realized that my original thought was far from the truth.  I learned that simple living is more than just living at a minimum; … Continue reading Simple Living: Urban Homesteading For A Better Life

Freezing Green Peppers & Onions

Green peppers and onions, the veggies of champions. A joyous occasion when I am making meals like meatloaf, and a compliment to mushrooms and spinach when you add a kiss of garlic powder.  In our house, it is a staple, at least to me. And since I had so many, I didn’t want them to waste. Now, there are many ways to preserve this dynamic … Continue reading Freezing Green Peppers & Onions

10 Gardening Truths You Need to Know

From learning about soil types to sprouting seeds, there are so many truths to having a garden and for the past two years, I have learned a lot thus far. I will share what truths I have discovered to inspire those looking into starting a garden of their own in today’s post. That said, let’s begin with the 10 garden truths you need to know. … Continue reading 10 Gardening Truths You Need to Know

Homemade Applesauce Recipe & Canning DIY

If you have an abundance of apples lying around, don’t let them waste. Instead, you can store them by turning them into homemade applesauce. Making applesauce from scratch is a simple recipe. In this post, I am going to show you how to turn your apples into applesauce. Materials/ Ingredients A Batch of Apples Sugar A Peeler Canning Mason Jars Water Bath Canner Preserving Kit … Continue reading Homemade Applesauce Recipe & Canning DIY

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10 Ways to Live A More Self-Sufficient Lifestyle

You may be asking yourself, Is a self-sufficient lifestyle possible? If you are like me, then you are tired of running the rat race of life. Instead of being caught up in debt, excessive consumerism, lack of resources, a demanding job, you want to be free from stress and anxiety. You want to live a simpler and independent lifestyle, but it is too overwhelming to … Continue reading 10 Ways to Live A More Self-Sufficient Lifestyle

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Urban Homesteading – How I Got Started

Hey, what’s up and welcome! In today’s post, I am going to share how I got started with urban homesteading and some of my inspirations. Since today was such as beautiful day, I decided that I would do a Q&A and share a few things about myself with my viewers so that you can get to know me a bit better.  The following questions have … Continue reading Urban Homesteading – How I Got Started

Vegetable Seed Packets – Info You Should Know

It’s that time again “Gardening Season!” If you are new to gardening and are interested in seed starting, in today’s post, we are going to talk about vegetable seed packets and the info you need to know. If you have old seeds and you want to learn if they are any good check out my post about “Old Vegetable Seeds – Are They Still Good?“ … Continue reading Vegetable Seed Packets – Info You Should Know

Cranberry Vintage – Early Spring Cleaning

Good morning my Loves! Today we are going to discuss some changes to Cranberry Vintage. After a short winter break, I took some time to sit down and evaluate how I can make my blog better for my readers. After getting input from my viewers and reviewing data, I have decided to make some changes that will make Cranberry Vintage more entertaining and clear for … Continue reading Cranberry Vintage – Early Spring Cleaning