Essential Oils – For Homesteading?

What do essential oils and homesteading have in common, you ask? Why just about everything! I’m all about DIY, I love knowing how to do things myself. How to make and do things with what I have on hand. Yes, that can create a tendency towards hoarding, but I have …

Crocheted Mandalas… Why I Love Them!

Crocheted mandalas are my new…. focus. Some people might call it an addiction, I’ll leave it up to you to decide if my newfound love of mandalas is crazy. Or genius! Crocheted Mandalas, and How the … Focus Started…. They are seriously amazing! Glorious! Fantastic! Easy! I know maybe ‘easy’ …

Potato Soup, With a Kick!

This is not your everyday potato soup. No, this is so much better! This potato soup is good for you! It’s filled with veggie goodness, such as onions and garlic. And I can’t forget to mention the cheese and capsicum (that’s Australian for green, yellow, or red pepper). And it …

What’s All the Fuss About Kefir?

Kefir. Some people pronounce it ‘KEE-fur’, however, below, it suggests it is pronounced ‘kuh-FEAR’. But no matter how it’s pronounced, it is still a sour tasting drink made from fermenting milk. ke·fir kəˈfir/ noun  a sour-tasting drink make from cow’s milk fermented with certain bacteria. “Why Should We Use Kefir”, …

Goat Milk Yogurt – Easy As!

Have you been tired of ingesting all the ingredients that are unpronounceable? Or those that are just plain ridiculous to have in your yogurt? Or perhaps you have simply wondered if you could make your own goat milk yogurt? Well, search no more! This goat milk yogurt I make is …