Monthly Archives: January 2016

//January

Making Yogurt at Home

Some would ask why would I want to make yogurt at home? Well there are a number of reasons that this is a good idea. For one thing, you can save a lot of money making it yourself! Quality Greek yogurt at the store right now goes for at least $4.00 per quart. If you [...]

By | January 25th, 2016|Clean Eating, Homemaking, The Kitchen|Comments Off on Making Yogurt at Home

Home Sweet Home

My Home There's laughter in the kitchen And a firelight on the hearth; A warm house waits to greet me  If I come home after dark. It's walls are lined with comfort; The door is open wide, And I thank God in Heaven My loved ones wait inside. When hearts are filled with caring A [...]

By | January 21st, 2016|Homemaking, Inspiration|Comments Off on Home Sweet Home

Home Spa Day

What could be more fun on a cold winter day than staying inside for a home spa day? Pamper your winter worn skin with some special treatment, your skin will thank you, and your stress levels will lower to boot! Having raised three girls, this was one of our favorite treats. Here is a picture [...]

By | January 15th, 2016|Herbs, Home Apothecary|Comments Off on Home Spa Day

Herbal Sleep Pillows

If  you or someone you know has trouble sleeping at night, you may want to consider using an herbal sleep pillow. These have been around for centuries, Abraham Lincoln was said to have rested his head on a pillow of hops to quiet his mind before sleep. King George the III also used a pillow [...]

By | January 10th, 2016|Herbs, Home Apothecary, Homemaking|Comments Off on Herbal Sleep Pillows