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: Organic Peppermint Essential Oil

peppermint lead

In the world of essential oils, many people can easily identify the smell of peppermint.  Make your own Peppermint Mouthwash, toothpaste, and more with cool, refreshing Organic Peppermint Essential Oil. Gives skin a clean, fresh feeling when added to homemade soap bases, such as our Cocoa Butter Glycerin Melt and Pour Soap Base. Try Organic… 

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Weekly Recap – June 13th Edition

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

Remineralizing Toothpaste

diy remineralizing toothpaste

With this recipe, toothpaste goes beyond simply cleaning. While the mineral content of the teeth is largely determined by the mineral content within the body, brushing with added minerals helps to bring these nutrients straight to where they are needed most.

Berry-Flavored Kombucha

strawberry buch

With summer well on its way, I wanted to be sure our family had plenty of hydrating beverages. Water alone is often more harmful than helpful when had exclusively in extreme heat situations so while we drink plenty of the stuff, I also like fermented beverages for their hydrating qualities. I already had water kefir… 

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