Cleaning Naturally

Cleaning Naturally

The majority of household cleaners contain toxic chemicals.  Did you know YOU CAN have a clean home without the toxins? Here is a list of the supplies I like to have handy when making my homemade cleaners.  A bonus is you can save money when you buy these items in...
How to Host a Gaudy Wine Party

How to Host a Gaudy Wine Party

Looking for a fun, cheap and easy way to entertain friends? I have the perfect suggestions for you wine drinkers! A GAUDY WINE PARTY!! What is a gaudy wine party, you might ask?? It is the perfect excuse to drink lots of wine and dress up in your wild and most...
Crazy Easy Goat Cheese

Crazy Easy Goat Cheese

You will not believe how easy this homemade goat milk cheese is to make!  Thankfully you can make small batches and don’t need a ton of goat milk.  Right now I am milking only one doe and she gives me about one pint each morning.  Hopefully this Spring I will be...
Getting Beeswax from Honeycomb

Getting Beeswax from Honeycomb

Beeswax! I had never given much thought about the beeswax I have bought at the store to make my homemade lip balm.  But when my brother (who is a beekeeper) gave me an almost full 5 gallon bucket of honeycomb, I decided to it was time to figure out more about beeswax!...
Pear Wine for Beginners

Pear Wine for Beginners

What do you do with a boat load of pears?  You learn to make pear wine!  I have done a lot of things: butchered hogs, processed deer, grown vegetables and canned them for winter.  But I have never made wine before (just drank it….like a boss)  If you happen upon...