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This is a handout I created for a class on Kombucha I am teaching. I cover: what is commonly found in KT, the many health benefits, what you will need to brew it yourself, instructions & recipe for brewing, troubleshooting, and what to do with extra scoby’s! 7 more words



I know that this is not a post about a product or place for you all to try out but I am excited and need to share! 110 more words


Review: The Face Shop SMIM Fermentation Hydro Gel Mask - Ceramide

Fiddy’s Disclosure Corner: The product featured in this blog post was provided by Jolse in exchange for my honest review. If you have any questions about how I handle press samples, please take a minute to read my… 1,152 more words


Beekeeper update - Something unexpected happened. Help?!

Came home from work and thought I would have a peek and take a hydro reading after yesterday addition of honey to the brew.

I knew the fermentation process hadn’t come to a complete halt, as the hydro reading yesterday still needed to drop a few more notches. 99 more words

Waning Moon Brew

Red Raspberry Leaf is traditionally known in the midwifery sphere as a uterine tonic herb.  Tonic herbs have the great effect of being generally good for you with minimal risk factors involved.   647 more words


Prevent UV Damage at the Beach (or Park or Trail) without Hiding in the Shade

The running joke on Reddit skincare communities like /r/AsianBeauty and /r/SkincareAddiction is that the true skincare addict develops an extreme aversion to the sun. Humorous posts featuring beachgoers swaddled head to toe in towels and wraps are common, especially in the summer months. 1,766 more words


Amaranth Dosa and Waffle

Look at that bubbly batter!  I was thrilled when I opened the oven this morning to check whether my dough had risen and indeed it did!   697 more words