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How-to Make Ghee at Home

How-to Make Ghee at Home

Ghee is a kitchen staple around here. For the longest time I was buying it, and I still do in a pinch, but as I discovered the cost efficiency and simplicity of making it at home, I have made this part of my DIY repertoire. For those unfamiliar, ghee is a clarified butter, of sorts, that has […]

Honey Sweetened Orange Marmalade

Honey Sweetened Orange Marmalade

We are closing in on three years of living in Southern California and I can tell you with so much confidence that the novelty hasn’t worn off, I don’t take a single day here for granted and I feel like I am exactly where I was always destined to be. This place is truly magical. While […]

10 Homemade Holiday Gifts

10 Homemade Holiday Gifts

10 Homemade Holiday Gifts With the holiday closing in on us, I am sure many of you are doing the last minute gift scramble so prevalent in these final days before Christmas. Rather than throwing money at the wall and going with whatever it sticks to, instead of just grabbing another gift card from the big box […]

How-to Make Essential Oil Holiday Room Sprays

How-to Make Essential Oil Holiday Room Sprays

The various aromas of the holidays and the feelings they evoke are certainly synonymous with this time of year. The rustic evergreen of a fresh cut christmas tree; spicy, warming cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves; bright, citrusy orange or the fresh, minty smell of candy canes – these can all bring the good feelings of seasonal cheer, the […]