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A Simple Dairy Free Banana Muffin Recipe Your Family Will Love

<i>A banana muffin recipe is a kitchen necessity – healthy, frugal banana muffins are a great way to use up old spotty bananas. A simple recipe with</i> …

Chicken Pot Pie with a Freezable Option - Just Plain Living

<i>Chicken pot pie can be made with leftover cooked chicken, or with drained canned chicken. Either way, use the broth for making the gravy.</i><p>Oh, pot pie, …

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Sustainability

Age Appropriate Chores for Children | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Age appropriate chores for children can seem hard to understand, but learning life skills in a supportive home environment</i> …

Kids

Natural Cold Treatments to Get Better Fast | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Want natural cold treatments to get better quickly? Try these four before grabbing the meds.</i><p>There are four natural …

Immune System

Why Do Mennonites Dress Like That? Understanding Plain Dress

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>One of the most defining – and obvious – characteristics of Plain people is their plain dress. Mennonite modest clothing is</i> …

What To Do With Leftover Whey | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Cheesemaking leaves you with a little bit of cheese and an incredible amount of whey. It seems that there are no uses for</i> …

7 Health Foods You Should Avoid Because They’re Not Really Healthy | Just Plain Living

READ LATER - DOWNLOAD THIS POST AS PDF >> CLICK HERE <<<p><i>Have you fallen for the illusion of these fakers, these so-called health foods you should</i> …

10 Skills To Survive A World Without Oil - Just Plain Living

<i>Whether the problem is low supply and high prices, or high supply and unprofitable prices, we are reaching the end of the oil era. We need to learn</i> …

Essential Oils - Everything You Need to Know To Start

<i>Just getting started with essential oils? This FAQ gives the answers to the questions I asked when I was learning about them.</i><p>Unless you live under a …

Self Defense Tips for Women That Won't Get You Killed - Just Plain Living

<i>Stupid self-defense advice will get you killed. Don’t be a victim. Here are some self defense tips that will actually keep you alive.</i><p>The world is, …

Why Self-Reliance Matters So Much - Just Plain Living

<i>Self-reliance sounds like a lone wolf surviving in the woods, but is that what it really means? No matter where you live, it is possible to become a</i> …

Plain Mennonites Save Money with 9 Tips YOU Can Use Today | Just Plain Living

READ LATER - DOWNLOAD THIS POST AS PDF >> CLICK HERE <<<p><i>Plain Mennonites save money with some very old-fashioned skills and practices. These skills</i> …

A Crash Course in Natural Remedies | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p>You <b>knew</b> you wanted to take charge of your family’s health when you first began learning about natural remedies. You <b>probably</b> …

Essential Oils

5 Mistakes Made by Beginning Preppers | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Don’t make these mistakes common to beginning preppers! Being prepared can mean the difference between life or death, so do</i> …

A Natural First Aid Kit for Your Home and Family's Needs

<i>A first aid kit is a necessity in every home, but it doesn’t have to be a store-bought and generic one – you can put together a homemade, herb based</i> …

Gluten-free Pickle Juice Chicken | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>It’s easy to make gluten-free braised pickle juice chicken and cauliflower rice in an easy stovetop recipe.</i><p>So what do you do …

Recipes

5 Things You Do That Are Keeping You in Debt | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Many people are looking for ways to get out of debt. If that’s you, you’re probably doing one or more things that are</i> …

Personal Finance

Grow More with Vertical Gardening | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Gardening isn’t always easy. Here are three vertical vegetable garden tips that help you row more food in less space.</i><p>There …

7 Great Ways to Start Your Day Off Right

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Your goal is to start your day off right with a solid head on your shoulders, low stress and a feeling of optimism. It isn’t</i> …

Productivity

Dealing With a Freeloader | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>When does generosity and help cross the line into being taken advantage of? When can we realize we are dealing with a</i> …

Self-help

How to Make Natural Insect Repellent that Bugs Hate and Your Skin Loves - Just Plain Living

<i>Summertime brings the need for a good insect repellent to avoid bites and the possibility of the Zika virus. But what if you need something more</i> …

How to Recognize an Abusive Relationship

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p><i>Here in Canada, there were 88,000 reported cases of domestic violence in 2013. Canadian police say only about 1/3 are</i> …

Domestic Violence

How to Cook Garlic Scapes - Just Plain Living

Have you ever heard of <b>garlic scapes</b>? If you are a garlic lover and grow some yourself, chances are you already know what a scape is, but you might …

Prayer Can Help You Forgive (Day 21) - Just Plain Living

Prayer and meditation are used <b>everywhere</b>, in <b>every</b> culture. I know that I have some of my Christian readers who are going to panic at the thought of …

Save Money with Increased Self-Sufficiency - Just Plain Living

READ LATER - DOWNLOAD THIS POST AS PDF >> CLICK HERE <<<p><i>Grow it, keep it, use it and don’t forget about the sun. Five tips for increasing self</i> …

Opening A Dialog About Your Anger And Pain (Day 19) | Just Plain Living

CLICK TO GET PDF BY EMAIL<p>Humans are social creatures. We don’t do well in isolation and we do need to communicate. When we are hurt, confused or even …