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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Whole Wheat Nutritious Vegan Pancake Recipe

Whole Wheat Nutritious Vegan Pancakes-The Blooming Mama

Chia Seeds Flax Seeds Nuts Whole Wheat Blueberries Eggless Dairy Free All are components in my amazing pancake recipe. We had our first ice storm last night/this morning. Daniel is out salting and plowing and my sister is stuck here with me and the kids. Everything is covered in ice. It has certain dangerous beauty […]

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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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Gluten Free Whole Grain Seed Bread Recipe

Gluten Free Whole Grain Seed Bread

It’s been a rainy, wonderful day here. Wonderful and rainy? Yeah, I’m a weird one. I love chilly, rainy days. Days like today make my coffee taste better, and my life seem fuller. I actually made pancakes this morning!! Deliciousness. On rainy days I usually get some much needed housework done, because I’m not outside. […]

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