Essential Oils

  When I purchased my very first set of essential oils (EOs), I purchased them through a MLM business. I seriously thought that was the only place to find them. Boy was I wrong! Through my herbal studies, I discovered Mountain Rose Herbs and found “the…

Homemade Garlic Powder 

The garlic growing around our tree, some green garlic, and my garlic harvest. When we moved into our home, back in the summer of 2007, we had no idea what was growing around our tree. We figured it was some sort of flower. Our…

Whipped Body Butter

Autumn is right around the corner! The temperatures will be dropping, the leaves will be changing, a brisk breeze will welcome you each morning, and the humidity in the air seems to vanish overnight. It’s one of my favorite seasons, but not my favorite…

Homesteading 

What is Homesteading? “Homesteading is a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. It is characterized by subsistence agriculture, home preservation of foodstuffs, and it may or may not also involve the small scale production of textiles, clothing, and craftwork for household use or sale. Modern homesteaders often…