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Old Fashioned Cold Processed Lard Soap- Like Grandma Use to Make

By Amber Bradshaw | Oct 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Old Fashioned Cold Processed Lard Soap- Like Grandma Used to Make. No frills, just good soap.

This recipe is from a friend of mine, Sam Crandall. Sam and his family are good, salt-of-the-earth people and like to do things the old way. Sam shares his family recipe of Old Fashioned Cold Processed Lard Soap- Like Grandma Used To Make. No frills- just good soap.

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Thanksgiving Potpourri: The wonderful smells of Thanksgiving-without all the work

By Amber Bradshaw | Oct 2, 2017 | 1 Comment
Thanksgiving Potpourri: The wonderful smells of Thanksgiving-without all the work

Thanksgiving Potpourri: The wonderful smells of Thanksgiving-without all the work The sense of smell, more than sight, hearing or even taste, is where we store our most cherished and vintage memories. Once you raise that first fork full of stuffing, you begin to breathe in a memory of your childhood. As you sit at the…

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5 Amazing Fall Potpourri Recipes + Bonus Tip

By Amber Bradshaw | Oct 2, 2017 | 1 Comment
5 Amazing Fall Potpourri Recipes + Bonus Tip

  The crisp cool air after the long summer heat, the painted leaves as they begin to pile on the ground, the fresh-baked apple pie and the first fire of the season. The smells of fall are my favorite time of year. They bring back nostalgic memories of my childhood. Now you can have those…

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How To Make Honey Straws For Fun And Profit

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
How To Make Honey Straws For Fun And Profit

  How to Make Honey Straws for Fun and Profit Honey Straws are an amazing treat that are perfect for the whole family! Easy to take anywhere, Honey Straws make them the perfect on-the-go snack.

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Homemade “Maple” Syrup- Without A Maple Tree!

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Homemade Maple Syrup- without a maple tree!

Homemade “Maple” Syrup- without a maple tree Several years ago I was reading a farming magazine when I came across a recipe for Corn Cob Syrup- a maple syrup knockoff made from corn cobs. The article had attached quotes saying “my grandfather swears this is better than maple syrup” and ” unless I told you,…

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DIY Critter Ridder Recipe- Natural Rodent Repellent

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 17, 2017 | 5 Comments
DIY Critter Ridder Recipe-Natural Rodent Repellent

  Rodent Repellent: DIY Critter-Ridder Recipe Are critters making a meal out of your home? Do they get into your trash? Your birds go hungry because some varmint eats their seeds? Do deer eat your prized flowers and garden? Then you need to make this DIY Critter Ridder Recipe for Natural Rodent Repellent.

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DIY Fire Pit- Quick, Easy & Affordable

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 12, 2017 | 1 Comment
DIY Fire Pit-Quick,Easy,Affordable

My three favorite words! Who doesn’t love roasting marshmallows and sitting by a fire when there is a slight chill in the air? Well you don’t have to be Bob Vila or even Bob the Builder to have a functional fire pit. Sure all of those internet pictures and ideas look AMAZING, but fall is…

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DIY Citrus Candles: Eco-Friendly & Easy

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
DIY Citrus Candles. Eco-Friendly, Easy to Make and only 2 Ingredients!

  You won’t believe how fun and easy this Citrus Candle is to make! Wow your guest at any party or gathering with these amazing candles. DIY Citrus Candles: Eco-Friendly & Easy This fun little project pleases my lifestyle in so many ways. #1 It is an easy (I mean easy) DIY project. #2 It…

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Christmas In July- Gifts From The Garden To Make Now For A Stress-Free Holiday

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Christmas in July- Gifts from the garden to make now for a stress free holiday

Christmas in July? With the temperatures reaching the triple digits in many parts of the country, the last thing you want to think about is Christmas and spending money. The stress of the holidays can be overwhelming for families, so change the way you spend the Christmas Season by making your gifts now for a…

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Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 18, 2017 | 1 Comment
Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading

Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading The Homesteading Dream, to live off the land and be completely self-sufficient. But how will you pay the bills? Believe it or not, there are many, many ways to make an income off your land and by the fruits of your labor. I have a list of over…

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