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Some Tips For Living A Self-Sufficient Life

I am on the urban homesteading self-sufficient bandwagon now. I'm craving a healthier lifestyle that's more DIY, eco-friendly and in touch with nature. I have been reading a bunch of articles on how to be self-sufficient, and have compiled a number of points together for you all. First things first....look into downsizing. Discard all the… Continue reading Some Tips For Living A Self-Sufficient Life

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I Built WHAT In My Backyard?! Modern Homesteading 101

I have worked in the garden center industry for the last 3 years. I also grew up around plants my entire life, so I am absolutely no stranger to the idea of growing your own veggies and herbs as well as planting and caring for flowers, trees, and bushes. The last few years I have… Continue reading I Built WHAT In My Backyard?! Modern Homesteading 101

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New Fall Candles From JerseyGypsy PLUS GIVEAWAY! (Giveaway Now Closed)

Fall candles are a must this time of the year. They are a necessity for getting in the mood for crisp, cool fall days. My friend Renee has made a line of pumpkin scented candles to fulfill all of our fall scented desires, and I am so obsessed that I just have to share them… Continue reading New Fall Candles From JerseyGypsy PLUS GIVEAWAY! (Giveaway Now Closed)

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Summer Candle Scents From The Jersey Gypsy

I am unapologetically a candle addict. I love them and usually have on burning in my room every single day. My go-to scents usually are baked goods, but during the hot summer months, I'm not really wanting such a warm smell. My friend Renee who owns the online shop JerseyGypsyEtsyShop has been making candles for… Continue reading Summer Candle Scents From The Jersey Gypsy

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I Might Be A Plant Hoarder: Houseplant Edition

As I have mentioned on my blog before, I work at a garden center, so my days are filled with plants of all varieties. Annuals and Greenhouse plants are my specialty, but I also spend time learning about Perennials, and various Nursery plants, such as trees and bushes and shrubs. Since I work with houseplants… Continue reading I Might Be A Plant Hoarder: Houseplant Edition