Homemade Toothpaste, Kind Of!

Homemade Toothpaste, Kind Of!

Did you know you can make your own toothpaste?! And it is pretty easy. I opted for a tooth powder because I didn’t know what to expect the first time making it. It took more time researching which recipe to use. I don’t know why, but my recipes always end...
Easy Use For Extra Herbs… Just Add Sea Salt!

Easy Use For Extra Herbs… Just Add Sea Salt!

Fresh herbs are so fragrant and vibrant! Did you know that instead of drying them, you can preserve them in sea salt? Eat your herbs throughout the year and boost your immune system. They are loaded with nutrients! The great thing about herbs and recipes is you can...
How To Make Homemade Cheese

How To Make Homemade Cheese

Hello Friends! We made a Fromage Blanc after milking our Katahdin Meat Sheep. We had so much fun doing this that we ended up buying some East Friesian Milking Sheep. Believe it or not, there is a big difference in the ease ability and temperament between a meat sheep...
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Top 5 Pain Relievers Without Harmful Side Effects

Top 5 Pain Relievers Without Harmful Side Effects

Have you ever read the warning label on your pain killers? Be kind to your stomach, liver, heart, and kidneys by trying my top 7 topical natural pain relievers. 5. Tiger Balm: “This non-staining ointment contains the strongest concentration of Tiger Balm’s herbal...
Probiotic Rich Lacto Fermented Sauerkraut

Probiotic Rich Lacto Fermented Sauerkraut

Wow, do we LOVE Sauerkraut. Not the vinegary kind you can buy in the store, but the fermented kind like Grandma used to make! After we picked and washed the two rows of cabbage we planted in our garden, we picked off any bad leaves and cut it in half. Cut and remove...
How To Filter Beeswax

How To Filter Beeswax

Honey bees are amazing. Not only do they pollinate our food and give us healthy honey but they give us wax! Beeswax can be used for candles, skin moisturizers, lip balm, unstick a drawer, and more. Save the pieces! It takes a lot of wax pieces to make a beeswax...

Henny’s New Home: Chicken Rescue

Baby animals are hard to resist! Baby chicks are so soft and fluffy and the internet is full of images and articles of people keeping backyard hens. Who wouldn’t want fresh eggs?! And that’s why we’ve started the chicken rescue: Henny’s New Home! Don’t get me wrong,...

New Raised Beds In The Garden

It’s amazing looking back at the garden photos from April. This season we tried two new techniques: planting in Straw Bale and planting in Raised Beds. Home Depot sells these great concrete blocks with the sides pre-cut to slide boards into place to make the raised...