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Thinking about starting a vegetable garden, but not quite convinced yet? Let me give you a nudge with my top 12 reasons to start a garden | www.donnaberlanda.com |
Thinking about starting a vegetable garden, but not quite convinced yet? Let me give you a nudge with my top 12 reasons to start a […]

12 Reasons to Start a Garden



Many vegetables and herbs can be easily started from seed indoors | www.donnaberlanda.com |
Here in in southern New England, late winter through early spring is the time for starting seeds indoors! My first priority is to get some vegetable plants […]

Starting Seeds Indoors





How you can build a timeless and classic capsule wardrobe | www.donnaberlanda.com |
No matter what your lifestyle, every woman needs a capsule wardrobe. Those basic, go-to items that you can build your entire wardrobe around.   *Updated […]

Building a Capsule Wardrobe



Go clothes shopping - IN your closet! How to assess and make the best looks from what you already have right in your closet.
Today, we are going to go clothes shopping…..IN your closet! If you went through your closet as discussed in yesterday’s post, you now have only […]

Shop Your Closet – Part 2


No need to go clothes shopping when you can shop your own closet | www.donnaberlanda.com |
No need to go clothes shopping when you can shop your closet!     Disclosure – This post contains affiliate links, which means that at […]

Shop Your Closet – Part 1






Don't toss them! There are great uses for citrus peels | www.donnaberlanda.com
If you eat a lot of fruit like I do, you are going to end up with a ton of peels. Don’t toss them out! There are […]

Great Uses for Citrus Peels


Do you really need to use costly paper goods? | www.donnaberlanda.com | Ditch the Disposables!
Paper napkins, paper plates, plastic utensils, paper towels…the cost of all those disposable conveniences really add up! Do you really need to use all those […]

Ditch the Disposables!



Money-saving tips to reduce your laundry costs | www.donnaberlanda.com
Either I am really, really dirty – or really, really clean – because I am constantly washing clothes, linens and bedding! So I’m always looking […]

Reduce Your Laundry Costs


How to Save Money on Groceries | www.donnaberlanda.com
Honestly, I hate grocery shopping. But buying food is a necessity, so I might as well save a ton of money while I shop! My […]

How to Save Money on Groceries



Plan ahead before going shopping, because having a list is the key to saving both time and money!! | FREE printable checklists | www.donnaberlanda.com
Have you ever gone shopping, only to come home and find you already have what you just bought? Or that you really need something – after […]

Make a Shopping List & Save Money


12 uncommon gifts for the SERIOUS gardener | www.donnaberlanda.com |
Buying uncommon gifts for serious gardeners is hard – especially if you aren’t into gardening yourself. Being an experienced gardener myself, I pulled together a list […]

Uncommon Gifts for Serious Gardeners