How to Stay Warm in Cold Weather

Brrr! When the winter temperatures dip low, living and working in a sub-zero climate can really take its toll. By employing a few tricks, however, you can stay warm despite the cold weather. EditSteps EditStaying Warm Outside Wear an under-layer. This is an easy way to stay warmer without having to do much. An under-layer(…)


Cold Weather Hoodie and Cowl

I needed to keep heads warm in the recent Alabama deep freeze, most importantly, mine. Whipped up this hood/cowl out of a cheap fleece blanket.I originally posted a picture to the Facebook group Upcycle Sewing. Some folks wanted to see my pattern, so I decided to document the construction as well. …By: Oranges Rhymed Continue(…)


Diesel Cold Weather Start

As some people may know it is difficult to start a diesel truck in cold weather, below 30 degrees. Now weather looking at buying one or just end up borrowing someone’s it is a necessary skill to know how to start it. It is important to know how to properly start a diesel truck in(…)


How to Treat an Infant Cold

Watching your baby suffer through a cold can be both nerve-wracking and heart-wrenching, especially if your child demonstrates obvious signs of discomfort. Infants under the age of three months should see a doctor as soon as they show signs of illness. However, babies older than three months can wait as long as their symptoms do(…)


Cold Brew Wild Mint Tea

When the kids and I are camping (or just spending a day out in the woods) we always enjoy harvesting wild foods. Nothing makes you feel like part of the forest like being able to identify and harvest what is already available. One of our favorite things to make is cold brewed mint tea. It’s(…)