How to Make Apple Cider Vinegar

Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. That’s to goal, right? Well, it’s my goal anyway. I am ALL for recycling. But, if you reduce your waste in general, you don’t even have to recycle. That’s the true goal. To just reuse and reduce until that’s all you know… Reducing my kitchen waste is always on my mind. I […]

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DIY Homemade Vanilla Extract

DIY Vanilla Extract Recipe-The Blooming Mama

If I can’t make it myself, I don’t need it or want it. That’s basically what I want my anthem cry to be. Freedom from the commercial stores, from Big Ag meat, corn, soy bean, and wheat producers. (Insert Braveheart reference…”FREEEEEDOMMMMM) I bake a lot, and finding locally made baking ingredients is difficult and sometimes […]

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DIY Cloth Diaper Spray

DIY Cloth Diaper Spray-The Blooming Mama

When I realized I was pregnant, I decided to do everything as natural and as earth friendly as possible. Ordered my cloth diapers, hired a midwife, took organic vegetable and fruit based prenatal vitamins. I thought about using cloth wipes, but I honestly thought it would be too difficult. Why I thought cloth diapers would […]

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