Category Archives: Homemade products

Homemade Ketchup and Canning

I specifically grew lots of tomatoes this year so I could try my hand at making ketchup.  I messaged my cousin, who has been canning for more years than I can remember, and she said romas were the best to … Continue reading

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Home made Gluten-Free Chicken Noode Soup

Since going gluten-free I have been wanting to cook some good home-made chicken noodle soup but just never got around to it.   I looked at several recipes recently and this is what I came up with. Ingredients 3 organic … Continue reading

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Rosemary, Lavender, Moringa, and Mint Shampoo/body Bar

When I first starting washing my hair with baking soda I really liked my hair.  However, as time has gone on I started developing a very dry scalp which I have never had before.  I then switched to my shampoo … Continue reading

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Coffee Spice Bar Soap – Hot Process

Is there a hot process soap recipe that Andrea at “Frugally Sustainable“ has posted that I haven’t tried? This new recipe sounded luscious, what is better than coffee, cinnamon, ginger and cloves.  The ingredients for this bar soap are: 12 ounces Olive oil … Continue reading

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Apple Pie Green Smoothie

This looked so good when I saw it on Pinterest, gotta love that site.  I wanted a little something before dinner today so I decided to try it. I didn’t have everything on hand so here are the alternations I … Continue reading

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The Making of Kombucha

Lets start with what Kombucha is .  It is a sweet tea drink that is made with a live culture  known as a “Skoby”, “mother” or “mushroom”.  It was given this name because it can reproduce.  Well that doesn’t sound … Continue reading

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One Chicken – 3 Uses and my Pressure Canner

OK, OK, OK I know it’s about time I use my pressure canner.  I had one before and it sat so long that I finally got rid of it.  It’s probably been a year since I purchased the one I … Continue reading

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