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Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, Confusing?

Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, Confusing?






Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, Confusing?    Do you find remembering the difference between Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, confusing? I have been personally using and selling encapsulated herbs for over thirty years.  I still have a lot to learn.  Last year when I started this web site I began to make my own skin care. I love my Oil Face […]

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Homemade Mayonnaise






Homemade mayonnaise I have been trying a lot of new things over the past year.  Some relearning as I did them with my mom at home growing up or when I first moved away.  In the quest to be healthier and greener I just have to try more new things. Homemade Mayonnaise This was one of the […]

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Rpse Toner with Ingredients

Rose Facial Toner






Rose Facial Toner In my quest to make my own healthy, homemade, skin care, I decided I wanted to make a toner; a Rose Facial Toner.  I tried to make this feel like the Organic Toner I had been using.  I don’t know how close I really came, but so far I am liking the way […]

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Homemade Rose Water

Homemade Rose Water






 Rose Water When I set out to buy the ingredients to make my first batches of skin care and cleaning products I wanted some Rose Water.  I looked around and chose to buy this one. Let me tell you, it smells absolutely wonderful.  Homemade Rose Water Then I decided I might want to use quite […]

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Keep the Wrinkles Away Cream

Keep The Wrinkles Away Cream






  Keep The Wrinkles Away Cream I Love This Moisturizer!!!!! Today I am going to share the moisturizer I have been using for months.  I have now made my third batch and I love it soooo much, I made a triple recipe.   I have been reading and reading for months, trying to learn all I […]

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Healthy Fruit Snacks






Healthy Gelatin Fruit Snacks I was looking for a way to get more fruit and healthy gelatin into my daily intake and I decided to try to make my own healthy fruit snacks.  They turned out pretty good.  Mine actually turned out very tart, luckily I like tart.  But next time I will add more […]

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Spicy Aromas






Spicy Aromas   What are your favorite smells of Fall?   What are your favorite smells of Fall?  Crisp clean air, the smell of the woodstove burning and Pumpkin pie cooking. Well, here in Northern California we are having the crisp clean air.  It is still a little too warm in the afternoons to be lighting […]

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Beef Broth Gelatin






Home made Beef Broth Gelatin – I have not set out to make home made beef broth – gelatin for probably over 20 years.  I have made and saved some for use when I have cooked a roast or something like that.  Anyway….I bought some Powdered Gelatin and in doing my research I was reminded […]

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Slow Cooker Roast






Slow Cooker Roast – Slow Cooker Roast is a fantastic Fall/Winter food!! The mornings are starting to cool off, it is getting darker earlier, Fall is right around the corner.  I say this with mixed emotions.  I Love Summer! With Fall this year also brings my first purchase of a half of Grass Fed Local […]

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