A Closer Look: Mild Flavor Yogurt Starter

Raspberry Yogurt

“This is the perfect-tasting culture for my taste buds. I eat yogurt with no sweeteners and I like a mild taste. This is it. Much like European yogurt. I also let it mellow in the machine a bit longer than required, then strain it through a coffee filter for Greek yogurt.” -Q

Today we are going to take a closer look at the Cultures for Health Mild Flavor Yogurt Starter.


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Culturing Fruit Juice with Water Kefir Grains


It has been a while since I’ve had enough water kefir grains to take a chance on something new. I generally do not like to mess with mother cultures unless I have a backup. So I’ll take an extra kombucha SCOBY and throw it into some apple juice or that extra clump of milk kefir… 

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My Try at the DIY Hand Sanitizer Gel

Jerri's Hand Sanitizer

I am usually anti-hand sanitizer. I cringe at the sight of little bottles that hang on to your purse or belt loops. They are just not effective to actually CLEANSE the hands, although if your hands are fairly clean they will kill some germs if there is enough alcohol in it. And I just don’t… 

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A Closer Look: Relaxation Essential Oil Blend

relaxation essential oil blend

Slow your pace with Relaxation Essential Oil Blend. This refreshing citrus and herbal blend helps you to wind down after a hectic day and relax your mind and body.

Weekly Recap – August 8th Edition

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It’s time for the weekly recap.  Leave your favorite links or ideas in the comments below!