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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

Make It Yourself: Homemade Almond Milk

Make It Yourself: Homemade Almond Milk

Welcome to my newly created category, called Make It Yourself (MIY).  I’m pretty sure this acronym will catch on just like DIY did, right?  Yeah, I didn’t think so. This time, though, I’m going to show you how to make delicious, dairy-free almond milk.  Since going Paleo a year ago, and knowing dairy sensitivity comes with … Continue reading

Gettin’ Crafty With Pinterest

Happy 4th of July everyone! I am making a few ahem non-paleo goodies for the holiday that I plan to share tomorrow, so stay tuned. This post, however, is all about my lack of craftiness.  One of my 30 Pinterest boards is called Gettin’ Crafty so I thought it fitting to title a post with it.  Let me start off … Continue reading

Composting: 3 Ways

I don’t know if it’s the latest craze or not, but I jumped on the compost bandwagon a little over a year and have loved it!  For those who don’t know, composting is a means of putting kitchens scraps and biodegradable items into a pile or bin with some dry materials, like leaves or shredded paper, … Continue reading