Best Healthy Valentine’s Day Gifts

Best Healthy Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him and Her

Everyone loves sweets! But healthy people may appreciate a different type of Valentine’s Day gift. And I’m so excited to share this list of the Best Healthy Valentine’s Day Gifts because there are so many great ideas. I’ve searched to find you the best healthy Valentine’s Day gift ideas for … Read More

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How To Compost In A Bin – And What Is Black Gold?

Why do some people think composting is hard? Well I’m here to clear up this misconception and explain clearly how to compost in a bin. Compost is the best soil conditioner, fertilizer and soil amendment you can use. It’s simply taking any organic material tossed into a bin with added oxygen and water. This creates a compost sometimes called black gold and has many benefits for the earth and for a garden. Some examples of organic material would be kitchen scraps from leftover food, small twigs and leaves all shredded into small pieces. According to EPA.gov the food scraps and yard waste makes up 28% of what we throw away in the trash. Making compost helps keep these materials out of the landfills.

How To Compost In A Bin

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Starting A Food Garden – On A Budget

Being at home so much has generated some new interests for us.  Our family has decided our new interest would be to start a food garden.  Starting a food garden has brought up many questions about soil, watering, bug control and sun exposure.  It’s a challenging but fun family bonding experience.  And we have created some very unique solutions that might surprise you.

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