Cutting Boards: Care and Custom Orders!

Cast iron, mason jars, wooden cutting boards…if you’re anything like me, these things make your eyes light up. If you see a picture of a kitchen with iron implements hanging out with a shelf full of home canned goodies…you’re likely to spy a cutting board somewhere, because it just goes along with the farmhouse territory.Continue reading “Cutting Boards: Care and Custom Orders!”

Garden Planting – Potatoes and Onions

Finally, gardening season has begun. The weather was at last dry enough for tilling up the dirt in our garden. Time for planting! What have we planted so far? This weekend, we made a trip to the store and bought a bag of Kennebec Potatoes, red onion and white onion. (Unfortunately, the weather took aContinue reading “Garden Planting – Potatoes and Onions”

Easy Soapmaking Tutorial (Step-by-Step)

Want to know how to make soap, quickly, easily, and naturally? I am going to show you how step-by-step, photos of each step included! This is a cold process soap, meaning no heating required. I’ve chosen my favorite recipe from Anne L. Watson’s book, <a href=”Smart Soapmaking: The Simple Guide to Making Soap Quickly, Safely,Continue reading “Easy Soapmaking Tutorial (Step-by-Step)”