Repurposed Coffee Can Made Into Cute Flour Canister

by Texas Homesteader ~  *contains affiliate link I repurposed an empty coffee can to make a cute flour canister to store bulk flour. And a reusable chalkboard label makes it look nice in my kitchen too. I love the way it turned out – score another one for zero-waste repurposing!

Repurposed Coffee Can For Deep Soak Watering To Conserve Water

by Texas Homesteader ~  We are always looking for ways to repurpose empty coffee cans. I’ve found a way to use them in the vegetable garden to conserve water. Perfect! Keeping plants watered during the hot, dry Texas summers requires some consideration for sure. Come see my conservation tips.

Dinner Party, Shower-head Repair, Coffee Sale, Post-Holiday Food

by Texas Homesteader ~ Especially this time of year, we’re all trying to save a little money wherever we can, #amiright? I’ve found the best way to save some cold, hard cash is to incorporate easy (and non-drastic) money-saving measures into your daily life. Saving money doesn’t have to be hard. Sometimes there’s no sacrifice […]

Our Low-Waste Morning Coffee

by Texas Homesteader~  * includes affiliate link It seems these days making coffee involves all kinds of non-recyclable trash! But RancherMan & I enjoy the more simple brewing offered by our vintage percolator. We think it offers an exceptional cup of coffee. And there are several reasons why we prefer it over the fancy-schmancy newfangled […]

5 Frugal Things – Saving Money On FOOD!

by Texas Homesteader ~ Come see the 5 Frugal things I did this week to save money on food. With the crazy prices in the grocery store, we can all use a little money-saving inspiration, right? There were lots of opportunities to save some money this week. And this 5 Frugal Things post focuses on […]

My Pathway Solar Light Won’t Work – Can It Be Repaired?

by Texas Homesteader ~  You bought that solar light for your landscaped bed a few years back. But now it’s stopped working. Do you need to throw it out and buy a new one? Not necessarily. More than likely it’s an easy repair! I’m sharing step-by-step instructions of what we did to repair our solar […]