A quick tip for those planting new gardens:
Now that we are (hopefully) out of snow season, a reader from Montana suggested something for the next snow and mud season – recycle.
Between the old play pens, furnaces, and sinks on the farm, Paula and her readers have some helpful tips to get the most out of your home.
For those with houseplants, this tip from a Nebraska reader may save the day:
For those with a newly acquired older home, read this blurb from a Minnesota reader before replacing the old sinks:
Should another cold snap hit the area, here’s a suggestion:
As January comes to a close, readers across the Midwest have shared helpful hints for tips and tricks in the snow. Here is one from Iowa:
As snow is commonplace this time of year, a reader from Wyoming had a nifty suggestion to those struggling to shovel after a big storm.
As it turns out, cat litter isn’t just for the cats. A reader from Montana shared a few tricks for using cat litter for other odor absorbing tricks:
For those coming out of the holidays feeling like they need inspiration for the next round of gift giving, a reader from Arizona has a nifty idea.
For those looking to spruce up the living room with plants this holiday season, a reader from South Dakota found a neat trick:
If you or a pet has had an unfortunate encounter with a skunk, here is a simple recipe for getting rid of the smell.
Workshop tips and tricks are a hot commodity in clean up season after harvest, and two tricks from Nebraskan and Iowan readers can come in han…
Coming up on what is traditionally sick season, a reader from South Dakota wanted to share their homemade cough syrup recipe.
Moving into a new home is stressful enough, but for an Iowa reader, figuring out how to remove the ancient wallpaper added a whole layer of in…
Cleaning out nooks and crannies is a homeowner’s worst nightmare, but a reader from Iowa found a nifty tool for the job. They wrote to get a f…
As the coronavirus continues to spread, a reader from California wrote their homemade sanitizing wipe solution for those of us who still can’t…
When rubber gloves start to leak, a reader from Washington wrote that there’s a better option than throwing them away.
A reader from South Dakota made a homemade sandbox for her children and then had to find this nifty trick for getting rid of the flies and ant…
Cleaning cast iron skillets isn’t an easy job. There are tricks and tips scattered across the internet but a reader from Minnesota said they f…