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5 days ago

Yarrow | Uses and Benefits

yarrow uses and benefits

Sometimes I love weeds. Well, at least a plant others consider being a weed. I mean they have an insatiable desire to thrive no matter where they are. Unlike some more “well-liked” puny garden annuals, that have to be constantly babied. So what is better than a weed that not only thrives without help but also […]

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Vida Soap Review

Vida Soap Review

I know you know we believe in clean food around here. So I am equally sure you know we believe in clean products for our body as well. However finding clean products has led us to many DIY’s, clean personal care products can just be so hard to find! When I come across the prospect […]

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a couple of months ago

DIY Detoxifying Coffee Face Scrub

DIY detoxifying face scrub

Have you ever gone anywhere or done something out of your normal routine and realized you threw your whole body out of balance? Maybe it was traveling food, or hotel shower water, but now your body, face, and skin are screaming help!!! Well, that’s sorta what just happened here, a little mini vacay, and boom […]

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a few months ago

Homestyle Egg Drop Soup

Homestyle egg drop soup

At the risk of sounding “unamerican”, I am going to share a secret. I don’t like chicken noodle soup. There I said it! that wasn’t so bad right? It really nothing bad, I just have damaged memories of that condensed soup in a can. Tiny noodles, bits of meat (I think), who ever felt better, […]

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a few months ago

What kind of homesteader are you?

discovering your homesteading style

What kind of homesteader are you? With so many terms out there the lines can seem to blur. The farm… A homestead…An urban homestead… Naturalist/ the health nut… Permaculture…. Preppers/ survivalists, the list goes on. In homesteading circles these question seem to come up, and most people tend to associate with their niche and disregard […]

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a few months ago

Getting started with goats

Getting started with goats

You have been excessively scrolling Pinterest checking out every pin of cute baby goats you can find, and your are  ready to take the next step in homesteading and start you a little herd of goats. Why not right, that’s what I’d say! You have brought up all the valid points like dairy independence, how […]

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a few months ago

New Years resolutions for the Homesteader

New Years resolutions for the Homesteader

If you dream of sitting on a porch with a tea in hand watching your kids play in the yard, with sounds of a rooster and maybe a few spoiled goats in the background then chances are you are a homesteader, or an aspiring one. As many a homestead dreamer can testify to, finding or […]

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a few months ago

Homeschooling | teaching lost skills

teaching lost skills

There is no doubt that homeschooling can put you and your kids at an advantage. That list of advantages is ever-growing too. With the advancement of technologies and programs extending to suit families of all sorts of alternative learning models, the opportunities available to homeschoolers is more than any other time in history. Don’t get […]

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a few months ago

November Round-Up | Blessings surround us

November Round-Up

November is saying sayonara? How did that happen?  It seems almost unreal that this year is nearly-gone, and with a blink of an eye. Novemeber is leaving but not without leaving it’s mark. Blessings that surround us With November we often get the chance to stop and reflect and look at life with rose-tinted glasses, […]

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6 months ago

How to get rid of eczema naturally

How to get rid of eczema naturally

Eczema… One of those dreaded words. Somewhere like 20% of kids today suffer from that dreaded word. Twenty percent is a pretty big chunk of kids. That is a number that has nearly doubled in the last 20 years, and it’s really no wonder. Kids today face more vaccines, preservatives, additives, artificial colors, chemically raised […]

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7 months ago

Sourdough pizza crust

Sourdough pizza crust recipe

Around here we have an almost constant theme, Ninja Turtles. For several years now our middle guy is like a Ninja Turtle super fan. You know the kind of kid every time they go to sit on the couch it’s a side flying “ninja kick”. Running  through the house he has to point his arms […]

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7 months ago

How to make fire-cider

fire cider- homemade antibiotics

Cold and flu season…. Those very words are dreadful right? I mean who enjoys days of laying-around with a runny nose, and a sore throat with a box of kleenex’s never more than arms reach way? Or better yet when your kids feel that way? Nope. No one. Ever. Cold weather may take its toll […]

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8 months ago

Why detox after a c-section

Detox after a c-section

If you have had a recent c-section (or any other surgery), we are often told of the downtime or recovery, how often do we hear about detoxing from the surgery itself? Truth be told toxins and surgery go hand-in-hand. Everything from the anesthesia to the pain medications for recovery assaults your body with toxins. This […]

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