Build Your Own Seedling Flats on the Cheap

A big part of our backyard mini-farm is growing our plants from seed – not only does this save a ton of money (think 100-1,000 seeds for two bucks as opposed to six plants for two bucks), but it really helps you connect with the whole process of raising your own food from start to finish. . . . → Read More: Build Your Own Seedling Flats on the Cheap

How I Built a Custom-Sized Red Oak Dining Table for Under 200 Bucks

As some of you might know, we’ve been trying to do as many things on our own these days. Marcia has crafted tons of clothes for our kids by reusing some of my old tattered shirts and sweats and making some pretty awesome sweatshirts and t-shirts. If you ever see m or o sporting an amazon.com . . . → Read More: How I Built a Custom-Sized Red Oak Dining Table for Under 200 Bucks