Easy Crock Pot Apple Butter

Don't you just love Fall? Crisp cool mornings, falling leaves, crunchy leaf piles, apple orchards, pumpkin everything? Without a doubt Fall is definitely my favorite season, and one of the traditions we have here, is to fill the freezer and my canning jars with lots of apple goodness. One of our favorites things to make [...]

By | October 12th, 2017|The Kitchen|Comments Off on Easy Crock Pot Apple Butter

Making Bath Bombs!

Making bath bombs is one of the things we have been super busy with here at The Prairie Apothecary Company. Getting ready for up coming spring  craft fairs, Mother's Day, and just Spring in general! Spring is coming, I promise it is, although after yesterday being 60 degrees and today back down to 30 and [...]

By | February 29th, 2016|Herbs, Home Apothecary, Soaping|Comments Off on Making Bath Bombs!

Ginger Bug Soda

I hate to admit it, but I'm an addict. A soda addict, or as we say in the midwest, pop! Most of my adult life I have consumed way to much pop. A couple of years ago I started to research, and realized that pop, both diet and non diet would have serious consequences on [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Clean Eating, Homemaking, The Kitchen|Comments Off on Ginger Bug Soda

Making Homemade Saurkraut

Growing up with a full blooded German Grandfather in the house, I have eaten my share of saurkraut, but only in the last couple of years have I learned how to make it myself. Let me tell you, the store bought stuff doesn't hold a candle to homemade! Not only does it taste great, it [...]

By | October 19th, 2015|Clean Eating, The Kitchen|Comments Off on Making Homemade Saurkraut

DYI Instant Oatmeal

Did you know there is a healthier version of those yummy little oatmeal packets from the store? Yes it true! You can still have the convenient little packets but without as much sugar and you get to customize the ingredients to suit your needs. I don't have a lot of kids left at home, just one actually, but [...]

By | October 10th, 2015|Clean Eating, Homemaking, The Kitchen|Comments Off on DYI Instant Oatmeal