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How to Brew Kombucha at Home

Brewing Kombucha at Home Makes approx. 1 gallon You will need… 3 1/2 quarts water 1 cup of sugar (regular white “table” sugar is fine) 8 bags black tea (or 2 tablespoons loose tea) 2 cups of starter tea from last batch of kombucha or from a friend 1 SCOBY for each jar (a SCOBY is NOT a must – the starter tea IS!) Stovetop… Continue reading How to Brew Kombucha at Home

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What’s for Dinner?

Since my husband started a new job and is working some evenings, I am on my own for dinner!  What you don't know (if you don't know me in "real life") is that I don't cook anything but breakfast foods...I will cook eggs, etc. for dinner, but all I cook is "breakfast".  Ever.  Period. So… Continue reading What’s for Dinner?

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Cleaning the Coop Naturally

  Since we are new to chicken "farming", we wanted to incorporate our love of essential oils in our poultry care! We knew that Lemon Essential Oil is awesome for its cleaning properties and it is all natural, so we decided to use it to deodorize our chicken coop! This spray works great, is safe… Continue reading Cleaning the Coop Naturally

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Fizzy Refreshment!

I have to give it to Hubby this time! This was his idea...club soda with Grapefruit Essential Oil - what a treat! Amazingly I have never had club soda and this was just what I need to help support my weight management journey! I quit drinking diet soda a long time ago but I have… Continue reading Fizzy Refreshment!

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I went to a Kombucha Class!

As we get deeper into our health and wellness journey, we are finding more ways to incorporate new things into our bodies! Kombucha is known for its health benefits, mainly for digestive support, but it has many different health benefits. I spent the afternoon with two of my friends, both of whom embrace the wellness… Continue reading I went to a Kombucha Class!