Sage Cream Cheese with Yogurt


Sage, an often undervalued herb, is native to the Mediterranean region. In ancient Rome, it was known to have healing properties, and was included as a part of the official Roman pharmacopeia.

This recipe makes a pleasantly flavored cheese that is delightful spread on baguette slices. It can also be used as a base for a pasta sauce or dip by adding a little milk. Bake the leftovers into sourdough biscuits…. 

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Lazy Girl Lotion Formula

finished lotion

I first learned to make lotion about 15 years ago. I messed up so many batches and made so many messes. I measured, and adjusted; melted and cooled. Finally I figured out a few simple ratios and a basic technique. With all of our fun new body care products, I decided it’s time to share… 

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A Closer Look: Viili Yogurt Starter


  My family loves this yogurt. We use local dairy pasteurized milk. I typically just mix some jelly and chia seeds into it and my family loves it. Super easy to reuse. And I absolutely love that’s its a room temp culture. Thanks! -Kim Today we are going to take a closer look at the… 

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Weekly Recap – August 22nd Edition

blog gathering

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

What’s New at CFH: Save 20% on Cheesemaking Supplies & Super Broccoli Sprout Salsa

Cheesemaking sale

Until 8/23/15 you can save 20% on Cheesemaking Supplies by using coupon code CHEESE at checkout.  Also, check out how to use sprouts to make a tasty salsa!