Four Ingredient Natural Toothpaste

The journey to being more self-reliant is never ending, and I am constantly striving to use more natural products around our home. (Such as deodorant, and household cleaners) Natural toothpaste was actually one of the first items I started making, so I...

Christmas Home Tour 2015

Christmas is by far my favorite time of year. I love everything about it: cold weather, music, cookies, family, cutting down a tree…. Even though December is a busy month, it’s such a peaceful time of year.  It’s a season...

Homemade Chicken Stock

I love cooking for my family.  It’s one of my favorite ways to unwind. I get such a feeling of accomplishment when I place a meal on the table with ingredients fresh from my garden, and meat from a bird that...