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Teething: Homemade Teething Oil

Teething: Homemade Teething Oil

I was almost going to delete this post, but after talking to my massage lady who’s an aromatherapist, I’m going forward with this. Sometimes when you become a parent, you discover you will do anything to make your child feel less comfortable.  One of these many areas involves teething.  I can’t tell you how many of my … Continue reading

Paleo S’mores

Paleo S’mores

Anyone remember this movie? Ham Porter: Hey, Smalls, you wanna s’more? Smalls: Some more of what? Ham Porter: No, do you wanna s’more? Smalls: I haven’t had anything yet, so how can I have some more of nothing? Ham Porter: You’re killing me Smalls! These are s’more’s stuff! Ok, pay attention. First you take the … Continue reading

Camping With A Crunchy Mama

Camping With A Crunchy Mama

My family has created a new tradition when it comes to Memorial Day…camping.  I never really grew up camping very much, or at all, so I jumped at the opportunity when my parents found a place 2o minutes away from them.  It’s a private campground in Fentress, Texas, and this was our second year to … Continue reading

Make Your Own Broth (Beef, Chicken, & Vegetable)

Make Your Own Broth (Beef, Chicken, & Vegetable)

I’ve been on this kick lately, especially since reading Primal Moms Look Good Naked, with making my own broth.  I would occasionally buy beef bones or hold on to the chicken carcass when I could remember, but now I have no excuse.  If you saw in an earlier post, we have half of a grass-fed cow in our freezer that we split with … Continue reading

Fermented Cod Liver Oil Gummies

Fermented Cod Liver Oil Gummies

Have you ever heard of Fermented Cod Liver Oil (FCLO) and why it’s good for you?  If not, check out a few posts here and here to see what they say about it.  It’s basically known as a superfood and a good source of Vitamin A and D.  FCLO is talked about a lot in … Continue reading

How To Brew Your Own Kombucha

How To Brew Your Own Kombucha

Alright, so riding on the coattails of how to Grow Your Own Scoby, I wanted to follow-up on how to actually brew Kombucha. My friend sent me this informative video from Modern Alternative Mama, and this is how I’ve been making the ‘booch ever since: I noticed that she forgot to say how much sugar to put in … Continue reading

How To Grow A Scoby

How To Grow A Scoby

If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter, you’ve seen me post several pictures of my wild and crazy Kombucha bottling experiences.  I started on this wild ride in October and have been going strong ever since. What in the world am I talking about?  Have you ever heard of this crazy fermented tea drink, called … Continue reading