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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A Closer Look: Castile SFIC Glycerin Melt and Pour Soap Base

handmade soap

The original European soap, Castile Glycerin Melt and Pour Soap Base is made with high-quality olive oil, giving your skin a luxuriously moisturized, soft feel without leaving a greasy film. Add light or heavy scent, as you prefer, using any of our organic essential oils.

Weekly Recap – July 11th 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: Honey Rosemary Shampoo

honey as an ingredient

There are really so many healthy DIY Body Care ideas that it can be hard to know where to start. How about a healthy shampoo? Honey may seem an odd ingredient to use in a shampoo, but combined with the right ingredients, it can add body and health to your hair. Rosemary cleans and disinfects,… 

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Sprouting Sunflower Seeds


I love seeds of all kinds sprinkled here and there in our meals – chia in oatmeal, pumpkin for snacking, and sunflower seeds in well, just about anything. Sunflower seeds are so diverse, tasty, and nutritious but, like all seeds, in their raw form they can be a little tough on the digestion. So, like… 

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