A Closer Look: Spelt Sourdough Starter


“I am a newby to making bread with starter. But when I received the starter and followed the directions, I was pleasantly surprised with my first loaf of bread – also discovered naan and spelt sourdough pancakes (I just couldn’t discard any of it). And the second loaf I made was even better! Can’t say enough good about this spelt starter. It’s terrific!” –PatB


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A Closer Look: Gluten-Free Sourdough Starter


“I do not know much about sourdough starters, I tried to make my own but it didn’t work, this did. I have had it going for a few weeks now. We have made pancakes, waffles, crepes with the extra sourdough and 2 batches of bread with the starter. The bread was pretty flat because it… 

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Weekly Recap – October 24th Edition

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

Hand Sanitizer Spray

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In lieu of commercial hand sanitizer, this spray is simple and natural. A couple of spritzes do the trick and allow you to avoid the alcohol and other unwanted ingredients while enjoying an easy-to-use alternative.

Home Dairying: The Everyday Basics


Needing to use up an abundance of milk is a problem I never saw coming. Fermenting pickles makes a lot of sense when you’re staring down bushels of fresh vegetables and I’ve been there. But milk? I actually think this is a common “problem” to have on a homestead. Dairying – the process of making… 

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