10 Things You Should Never (Ever!) Microwave

Did you know that popping the wrong things in the microwave could make you sick, expose you to harmful chemicals, or even can start a fire? Here are 10 things you should never, ever microwave! Broccoli Broccoli loses up to 97% of its beneficial nutrients when cooked in a microwave with water. Frozen Fruit Defrosting…

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15 Gorgeous DIY Projects That You Can Make with Burlap

Burlap is an affordable, readily-available crafting material that can be used to make a lot of unique and interesting things for your home. For example you can use burlap to create wreaths, lampshades, curtains, and even elegant planters for your indoor plants. Here is a roundup of some of our favorite burlap projects that are…

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Foods You Can Use to Clean Your House Naturally

You don’t have to use harsh chemicals to keep your house clean and germ-free. There are plenty of everyday foods that you can use to clean your house naturally and easily! Here are 11 common foods that do double-duty as cleaning products: 1. Banana Peels via Most Epic Stuff Instead of using chemical silver polish,…

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13 Amazing Ways to Repurpose Cable Spools

The cable spools are industrial items that, like pallets, can be easily upcycled and repurposed. They can be used to make many different things for the homestead such as coffee tables, garden planters, or as a headboard. Check out these amazing wooden cable spool ideas and get inspired for your own projects! 1. Kid’s See-Saw…

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10 Essential Gardening Tools For Beginners

Gardening is one of the healthiest outdoor activities. It offers plenty of fresh air, sunshine and moderate exercise. Having the right tools make the gardening so much easier and your garden will flourish. Here are top 10 gardening tools that every gardener—beginner or advanced—should own! Essential Hand Tools: Hori-Hori The hori hori is a Japanese…

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6 Amazing Health Benefits of Gardening

Gardening has many physical and mental benefits that you may not be aware of. It is enjoyable and provides a source of low-stress exercise and relaxation. Whether your garden is a small balcony planter, a backyard vegetable garden or a plot in a community garden, gardening is a very healthy hobby for people of any…

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