We've been doing a lot of Countertop Cooking lately using both slow cookers and Instant Pot/pressure cookers. Today on the blog I shared how to make one of our most popular slow cooker recipes in the Instant Pot.
The hidden cost of household gadgets (Infographic)
Infographic: The Hidden Cost of Household Gadgets. We just started cutting off power to all of our entertainment electronics when not in use!! Who knew they sucked up so much electricity just by being plugged in.
Details about Bosch 1587AVS Corded Jigsaw Variable Speed Electric Power Cutting Tool Blade
Temporary Extension Cord Protection - If you're having a party or some other event in the yard and you need additional electricity sources, here's a great way to keep extension cord plugs dry. Cut notches in the opposite sides of a reusable plastic container and snap on the lid. Your plugs will stay dry if it happens to rain or the ground is moist.
Miners strike = not enough coal for the electricity power stations = 3 day working week to save the power = reduced income. Those long dark evenings playing cards by candlelight. Taking the dinner to cook in the neighbours gas oven. Then, the bin men went on strike, then the gravediggers. . . .
10 Simple and Smart Ways to Cut Your Electricity Bill
A good way to cut down on your spending is to gradually target different expenditures. Lowering your energy bill is a nice place to start: not only is it a monthly expenditure, but you can also do some good for the environment.
Most novice do-it-yourselfers feel perfectly comfortable using an electric drill or jigsaw, but nearly all of them are hesitant to pick up a portable circular saw. Here are 10 tips to help you cut safely and more confidently.
Power Cuts: Electrical Power Outage and Emergency Preparations