DIY Toothpaste (Fluoride Free!)

Toothpaste. You brush your teeth with it. It usually has tooth-decay-fighting fluoride in it. It’s usually minty fresh. While we consider toothpaste a necessity, perhaps some of the ingredients in it are not. Like all the added sugars, for example. While fluoride can be beneficial, some people are allergic to it or just simply wishContinue reading “DIY Toothpaste (Fluoride Free!)”

Ghost Pepper Salsa Recipe

You may have seen me make this particular salsa on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eRjGZThIu4). However, you may not be in the mood for comedic gold and just want the instructions. I hear you. This ghost pepper salsa is made from peppers my husband and I grew in containers on our patio. Even if you are very limitedContinue reading “Ghost Pepper Salsa Recipe”

DIY Cinnamon Bun Coffee Creamer

Finally. It’s FINALLY less than 90 degrees in the southeast. Nothing says “fall” like cinnamon, am I right? I don’t know about you, but I enjoy my morning (and afternoon) coffee with some sweetened coffee creamer. But we all know: things are just better homemade. Making your own coffee creamer is just so easy. ThereContinue reading “DIY Cinnamon Bun Coffee Creamer”

How to Make Butter (It’s Easier than you Think!)

When you think about making butter, do you think of churning away for a good while? I did too, until I learned that making butter takes one ingredient and a mixer. Shook? Me too. In this post I’ll tell you how to make your own butter step by step. All you’re going to need is:Continue reading “How to Make Butter (It’s Easier than you Think!)”