Category Archives: Household Tips

Sentry Safe

I figured I would share some interesting information regarding home safes that I stumbled across while doing my research before I made my purchase of a home safe. You do not want to purchase a digital key pad safe under … Continue reading

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Nest Indoor WI-FI Camera

Another product for home security that I would highly recommend is the Nest Indoor WI-FI Camera. I installed one in our kitchen last week to keep an eye on our front door and the activities of our 3 little dogs. … Continue reading

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Garrett Juice

Garrett Juice Garrett Juice evolved over a period of years as I would tell readers and callers how to make an effective foliar feeding mix. The mix has always had compost, tea, molasses and seaweed, but the other ingredients have varied. Through … Continue reading

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Tea Tip

Instead of using sugar in your tea, dissolve old-fashioned lemon drops or hard mint candy in the brew. They melt quickly and give the tea a clean tangy flavour. The flavour of tea can be enhanced by placing a thoroughly dried … Continue reading

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Foam Backer Rod

If you live in a log home before you start your chinking make sure you have filled any gaps or checks in the logs with foam backer rod. This will help seal out moisture and will also save on the … Continue reading

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BBQ Tip

I did a roast this last weekend in my smoker and it turned out super tender. Part of the secret to having nice and tender beef is to tenderize it for a few hours prior to cooking it. I spritzed … Continue reading

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Plant Tip

To ensure that your house plants get enough nitrogen, water once a month with a solution of one 7 gram envelope of gelatin dissolved in one quart of water.

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