How To Make Pretty Vintage~Look Fork Plant Markers

How To Make Pretty Vintage~Look Fork Plant Markers

Don’t you love getting new plants? You can’t wait to display them, except you have that little plastic plant marker. I don’t know about you, but I hate that plastic plant marker. It’s so ugly! So, with that in mind, I decided to look up alternative ways to pretty up my new plants! I stumbled […]

How To Make Your Own Frugal Dishwasher Powder

How To Make Your Own Frugal Dishwasher Powder

Well, my homemade laundry soap was so popular that I thought I’d let y’all in on my homemade dishwasher powder.  It’s actually even easier to make than the laundry powder. And that’s sayin something! 🙂 Here’s what you’ll need to make your own dishwasher powder: 1 cup Borax (find it here) 1 cup Washing Soda (find […]

Organic Instant Rice ~ How To Make It Yourself

Organic Instant Rice ~ How To Make It Yourself

I don’t know about you, but there are some convenience foods that I have missed since starting my Traditional Foods journey. One of these is instant rice. I used instant almost exclusively before, because it was, ya know, instant. I also have some family favorite recipes that call for instant rice. And while cooking not […]

How to Make Healthy, Probiotic Water Kefir

How to Make Healthy, Probiotic Water Kefir

Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble… Ok, not really any toil or trouble, but definitely lots of bubbles. I’m talking about water kefir (pronounced KEY-fur) today, which is an amazingly bubbly and thirst quenching brew you can make at home. It’s a naturally carbonated beverage that’s full of probiotic goodness. You can leave it plain. Or you […]

Make Your Own Easy Homemade Cultured Buttermilk

Make Your Own Easy Homemade Cultured Buttermilk

Today I’d like to talk to you about buttermilk. “Uhm, why?” You may be thinking. Because I use it a lot I suppose. Biscuits, scones, homemade ranch dressing, waffles, chocolate poundcake, in my smoothies…I use it a LOT. Since I was already getting fresh milk every week, I decided to try my hand at making […]