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Easy Gift: Simple Willow Heart Wreath

We have a lot of willows right now! So fun for crafting! Here is a quick tutorial on how to make a very easy willow heart wreath. Add as much or as little as you like. A great craft project with kids, too! An easy thing to share and say you care. Not just for Valentine's Day---Any day is a good time to share a little love and kindness! Because what the world needs now, is love, sweet love...

Rainwater Harvesting – Part 1

Rainwater is such a precious resource! How much do we get, where does it go, and how can we harvest it for later? In Part 1, I review the water cycle, calculate how many gallons we can get off our roofs, and look at different barrel, tank, and cistern options.