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The simplest way to make vinegar (or hard cider) from scratch

In many parts of the U.S., it’s still possible to get fresh apple cider at your local farmer’s market – but it won’t last long. There are two traditional ways to make cider last longer: making hard cider and making vinegar. 458 more words


A Salad Primer

Rewinding back to Thanksgiving!

This post came about as a direct result of the “Anyhooo…” blog post on our family feast.  Via photos, I highlighted each of the plates of the four members of the Mottl family, and soon after, my aunt Jan texted me that she noted the only common denominator on ALL FOUR plates was… 1,364 more words


Non toxic cleaning

Lately I have been trying to switch my cleaning products to non-toxic because it is safer for me and the environment. Another added benefit is that it is much cheaper to buy these non toxic products; usually you can find the in your house already. 166 more words


Looking Good for Santa!

I need to take a break hence I stuff certain ferrets in a gift bag and leave them under the tree for Santa!  I have spent the whole morning changing litter boxes and putting fresh hammocks and blankies in all the cages. 574 more words


Beef Enchiladas

Well, these happen to be beef, but they work with a variety of fillings. Today I used ground beef, but most of the time I use pulled chicken or beef from a chuck roast. 582 more words


Himachali Fenugreek and Fennel Chicken

This is one of my all time favourite recipes! I cooked this last night for my loved ones listening to Kishore Kumar’s O Mere Dil Ke Chain… 688 more words




Awesome DIY solution!!!
1 Cup Oxyclean*
1 Cup Febreze*
1 Cup Distilled White Vinegar

*This homemade version works fabulously!
Pour contents into shampooer tank and mix with hot water to fill tank completely. 95 more words