Remodeling Uses for Old Newspaper: Green Tip

Starting another remodeling project? Then you’ve got a great opportunity to reuse your old newspapers. Rather than just throwing them away, use your old newspapers to cover your windows before painting to make sure that you don’t get any paint in any unwanted areas. Also, use the newspaper to cover floors, carpet, and even electrical […]

Budget Gardening Tip: Water Plants for Free

A great way to save money in the garden is to water using collected rainwater. Rainwater is the best choice for both indoor and outdoor plants, it’s pure, unchlorinated and free. You can use rain barrels or other water-collecting containers to collect water from your downspouts. A 1,000-square-foot roof can yield 625 gallons of water […]

Try This: Live Centerpiece

A vase of flowers will always have a place at the center of a table, but if you’re looking for something a little more long lasting for your next get together, try a live centerpiece. A potted herb plant, flowering plant or even a cactus can be a good alternative, and will still be around […]

Budget Food Tips: Sweet Cinnamon Flatbread

Jennifer Behar, owner of Jennifer’s Homemade, was on the Martha Stewart show recently, sharing her recipe for Sweet Cinnamon Flatbread. The treat sells at Whole Foods, Publix and on her website for $7 for a 6 oz. bag, or you can make it yourself for less. If you bake even occasionally, you probably have most […]