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Weekly Recap – October 10th Edition

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


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What’s New at CFH: Cloth Diaper-Friendly Diaper Cream

diaper cream

With simple, natural ingredients this recipe works well for cloth and disposable diapers alike.

Adventures in Simple Goat Cheese Making


Sometimes our culturing experiments fail, no matter how many successes we’ve tucked under our belt. When I started the viili yogurt culture it looked fine at first, but it was not churning out good yogurt. I think it had to do with the over 90 degree day we had the day I cultured that milk… 

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Grapefruit Kombucha

Grapefruit Juice

This grapefruit-flavored kombucha is reminiscent of a grapefruit-flavored soda. Like all flavored kombucha, this beverage is made through a second fermentation. Be sure to use freshly brewed kombucha in this recipe and cap the lid tightly to create a refreshing carbonated finished product.

Soap With Pippa

Soapmaking with Pippa

I’m a nervous Nellie when it comes to lye, having read all the horror stories newbies can read. I’ve seen awful pictures of what lye can do. Even though veteran soap makers say that if you’re careful, there’s nothing to worry about, I WORRY. So I enlisted the help of my good friend, Pippa. She’s… 

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