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DIY - St. Patty's Day Style

St Patrick’s Day is coming up so here’s a minty drink for a lucky day!  I’ll provide you with a homemade version of the popular:  448 more words

Themed Projects

Homemade Mint Extract

I was growing a forest of mint in my backyard. I was a pernicious weed conquering the raised garden bed in the backyard. I needed to find a new use for all the mint I had so I decided to make mint extract. 262 more words


Cranberry Mint Relish + What To Do With All That Mint

A refreshing take on a traditional cranberry relish!

My favorite part of any holiday meal is the cranberry sauce. I’m picky about it though–it can’t be canned, and it can’t have nuts. 422 more words


Homemade Mint Extract

Following the simple formula of add item, add booze, wait, I went with two different mint extractions to see if I could tell the difference in their later uses. 192 more words

Taste Test

Mint Extract 2014

You’re not going to get sexy, sexy urban homesteading photos off of this blog.


That table there in the photo is about the sole space I have for growing things. 387 more words


Cake Experiments

I love the King Arthur Yellow Cake Mix. I’ve altered it to make a coconut lime cake, a Captain America Cake, and now this chocolate cake with mint icing. 30 more words

Gluten Free

Mint Chocolate "Ice Cream" Like You've Never Tasted It

One of the challenges/most exciting parts about vegan baking is finding substitutes, and good ones at that. Nobody likes a bad substitute ingredient, just the way no elementary school student likes a bad substitute teacher. 376 more words