Recipe for Thieves Formula Spray

Yesterday was quite stormy here in GA so I could not go outside and play in the dirt or ride my horse. 🙁 I could have just laid around and watched tv or surf the internet but what did I do? I was productive! I needed to refill stock on my herbal remedies for the … Continue Reading

What’s a Lemon Good For Anyway?

Following up from last weeks blog about growing a lemon tree, this post is “What’s A Lemon Good For Anyway?” I love lemons, the looks, the smell, especially when zesting a lemon and the taste – so fresh! We go through a ton of lemons in our household! Lemon goes in my water, in my … Continue Reading

What's a Lemon Good For Anyway?

Following up from last weeks blog about growing a lemon tree, this post is “What’s A Lemon Good For Anyway?” I love lemons, the looks, the smell, especially when zesting a lemon and the taste – so fresh! We go through a ton of lemons in our household! Lemon goes in my water, in my … Continue Reading

Herbal Chocolate Fun!

Do you love chocolate?Let’s have some herbal chocolate fun here. I think chocolate should be added to the food pyramid as its own food catagory, not just linked up with sweets, cookies, junky stuff…just chocolate. Yum! Well how about mixing in some herbs with the chocolate for some added benefits and be a little sneaky. 🙂 … Continue Reading

Natural Cleansers Rule, Ditch The Chemicals!

Little by little, I am ditching the chemicals and making my own natural cleansers for the home and for the body. I will share a few recipes for you to make your own natural cleaners! Here are some facts from an article “What’s Under Your Sink?” that I got from a Green Home & Body … Continue Reading

Blog Hop!!!!

Each week Frugally Sustainable does a blog hop and I will post the link her on my blog every Wednesday or Thursday. Check it out to get lots of ideas for homesteading, gardening, recipes, herbal remedies and everything to do with sustainable living! If you have a blog, follow the instructions on Andrea’s page on … Continue Reading

Stocking My Apothecary

Last night I had a wonderful time at our Ladies Homestead Gathering! A few times per year, we do a medicinal swap and for last night we swapped first aid items. Each of us made 15 herbal remedies so we went home with 15 different remedies to stock our apothecary. Much better than a cookies … Continue Reading