Delicious Nutritious Steak Mushroom Soup Recipe

Delicious Nutritious Steak Mushroom Soup Recipe

The secret to this steak soup recipe is the mushrooms! I use three types and they give this beef mushroom soup richness and depth of flavor. More Holiday Leftovers Leftovers, the never-ending saga: what do we do with them? Just like that leftover turkey from Thanksgiving, which makes a great turkey sandwich as well as […]

DIY Toner To Help Eliminate Rash From Face Masks

DIY Toner To Help Eliminate Rash From Face Masks

Face masks have become a big part of life and with face masks comes mask rash. This DIY toner helps eliminate rash and restore healthy skin. Facial masks are a part of everyday life now. Since I started wearing one, I’ve noticed that my face has been breaking out more in the contact areas. It’s […]

A Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe From My Grandma

A Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe From My Grandma

This chicken corn chowder recipe contains flavors that remind me of late Summer. You’ll love my tip about grilling the corn for extra flavor! My Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe I must admit, I could have soup every day. Sometimes it’s out of a can because it is easy and quick (I know, I know…). But […]

A Natural DIY Feminine Wash (Homemade Douche)

A Natural DIY Feminine Wash (Homemade Douche)

This is an all-natural DIY feminine wash (homemade douche). Some name brands claim to be natural, but upon closer examination, they’re not. Safe Ingredients for a Homemade Douche Vinegar will kill any bacteria and help keep the vagina at the proper pH. Chamomile tea makes a great gentle cleanser with mild antibacterial properties. Slippery elm […]

Classic and Comforting Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

Classic and Comforting Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

Nothing beats a good vegetable beef soup. Especially when leaves and temperatures are falling and you just want a big, warm bowl of comfort! Growing up in Michigan, I’ve learned to love the seasons. Winters are long and cold, Spring is full of new growth and blossoms, and Summers are amazing, though too short. But […]

Learn to Make Your Own Amish Friendship Bread!

Learn to Make Your Own Amish Friendship Bread!

My grandmother’s recipe for Amish Friendship Bread brings back great memories! Making it is simple and I’ll show you how to make the starter. Growing up, we didn’t have a lot of money. We made a lot of our own foods, including bread. I remember getting flour everywhere and kneading for what seemed like hours. […]

How to Make a Natural Homemade Deodorant Stick

How to Make a Natural Homemade Deodorant Stick

Many test batches yielded this homemade deodorant stick that smells great, stores well, and keeps odor away! Plus it is inexpensive to make. This year has been my year of experimenting with deodorants. From oils and butters to waxes and powders, I have tried so many different DIY deodorants. While I still love my nourishing homemade […]

Easy Au Jus Recipe When You Have No Pan Drippings

Easy Au Jus Recipe When You Have No Pan Drippings

We all agree that the best au jus is made from pan drippings. But this easy au jus recipe is a great substitute when you have no drippings. Classic Au Jus pronounced ō-ˈzhü(s) is a French word that simply means “with juice.” It is a must for a French Dip or dipping a piece of […]

DIY Natural Upholstery Cleaner Recipe and Tutorial

DIY Natural Upholstery Cleaner Recipe and Tutorial

Learn how to clean upholstery naturally with this DIY upholstery cleaner. The DIY cleaner works great and the ingredients are inexpensive. How To Clean Upholstery Naturally Keeping upholstery stain-free is quite a challenge. This easy DIY upholstery cleaner recipe will help keep your upholstered furniture looking its best. A few years ago we bought new […]

Non-Greasy & Absorbable Shea Body Butter Recipe

Non-Greasy & Absorbable Shea Body Butter Recipe

This is a wonderful non-greasy shea body butter recipe that works very well. It absorbs quickly, is not greasy, and is great for your skin! I love body butter, but I have to admit that it can be really greasy and slow to absorb into my skin. While my hands, heels, and elbows feel great […]