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Stevia Powder

Our stevia plants are getting pretty big, so we clipped them back a bit and made some stevia powder as a sweetener for tea. This plant is crazy sweet. 65 more words


Cinnamon had Babies

We are just raining in Ron’s babies right now! Cinnamon had a total of four, but one of them was twice the size and didn’t survive the birth. 49 more words


Homemade DIY Laundry Detergent (Save big $ and avoid perfumes)

This is obnoxiously easy to make and it smells wonderful!  Not to mention how much money we saved!! I couldn’t believe it! This soap is also good for people who have sensitive skin. 531 more words


Charcoal had Babies!

What is it with Charcoal (who is black with a bit of white markings) and producing gorgeous babies! In her last set, she had Coco, an amazing brown creature. 76 more words


Natural Skin Tag Removal

Oregano Oil

Oregano essential oil has very strong antibacterial properties due to its phenolic terpenoids components like arvacrol, thymol and p-cymene. These components have antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antimelanomic, anti-oxidative, antispasmodic, antiseptic properties. 108 more words


Free Online Educational Resources

At the start of every school year, I begin collecting links for free online resources. I decided to post these resources on my blog so they would be in one location and I can share them with other parents.   1,984 more words


Taking the big jump

In our quest to become as self sufficient as we can be, and more sustainable, on the homestead, about one month ago we decided to try an alternative to toilet paper. 249 more words