A Closer Look: Organic Vegetable Glycerin

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Organic Vegetable Glycerin is a thick, clear, odorless liquid, useful in homemade soaps and other skin care products, such as creams and lotions, for soft, smooth skin. Organic Vegetable Glycerin is also used in combination with your favorite essential oils for creating room sprays…. 

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Fermented Food Posts Worth Reading

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Today we are going to take a look at a few posts worth checking out on fermented foods.  The topics range from how to get your children interested in fermented food to easy ways to get started. 

Creamy Sweet Potato Cheesecake

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This cheesecake is a great treat for a birthday, holiday, or just because. With three creamy cultured ingredients, it’s a real treat for any day!

No-Knead Method for Artisan Bread Baking: The Salt and Fold Method – Part 3 and 4

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This is the last post in my series on the The Salt and Fold Method.  Here are the links to the entire series: Introduction Part 1 – Building a Leaven Part 2 – Leaven Testing & Mixing  Salting Let the dough rest for half an hour in a warm place uncovered. By withholding the salt,… 

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No-Knead Method for Artisan Bread Baking: The Salt and Fold Method – Part 2

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Introduction Part 1 – Building a Leaven Leaven Testing and Mixing The best test for determining whether or not your leaven is ready to mix with is what is known as the “float” test. It’s pretty simple: take a fist full of leaven and place it in a bowl of water. If it floats, the… 

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