Monthly Archives: April 2011

Keeping it simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 4th Wednesday in April… Don’t forget about your local … Continue reading

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Simple, frugal kitchen tips: tools you can’t live without

When I think about simple, hidden often forgotten kitchen tools this little guy quickly comes to mind: We bought a few dozen of these jars last fall for some canning projects.  I was surprised at how easy to come by … Continue reading

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Links we love…

Here are just a handful of simple awesome we saw around the internet this week… hope you enjoy! I have been really interested in up-cycling, recycling, and re-purposing household goods recently.  Here is an interesting article on making coasters and … Continue reading

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Keeping it simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 3rd Wednesday in April… Tired of spending a fortune … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: Planning the garden

So normally I believe that the terms simple and frugal are at odds with the term “planning”.  In my mind the whole point of living simply isn’t to avoid extensive amounts of planning and coordination by simply choosing not to … Continue reading

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Things we love from around the web…

I know that I missed last weeks links, that pesky thing called life got in the way.  However I am excited to share some great links and information from around the web. This week we have spent a lot of … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: The Community Garden

We here in the Silly Simple family are participating in a community garden for the first time this year.  So far we LOVE it.  It is pretty much just like what I imagined a local gardening club would be like, … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: Preparing the Soil

  So last month we discussed frugal ways to start seeds indoors.  We made a couple of different kinds of planters using ice cube trays, egg cartons, and newspaper… and then a few weeks ago those seed starters really started … Continue reading

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Keeping it simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 2nd Wednesday in April… With the weather warming up, … Continue reading

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Keeping it simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 1st Wednesday in April… It is ok if a … Continue reading

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