10 Winter Homesteading Tips for Staying Healthy

It’s time to honor the nature of winter and choose activities that fill our cups. Here are 10 tips from my winter homesteading stay-well list.

Rosemary Eucalyptus Goat’s Milk Soap (A Melt-and-Pour Recipe)

What’s the best way to avoid those heavily perfumed store-bought bars of soap without paying boutique prices for more natural-smelling handmade soaps? Make your own. This melt-and-pour recipe for Rosemary Eucalyptus Goat’s Milk Soap shows you just how easy it can be.

How to Ruin the Recipe for Lavender Sugar Scrub Soap Bars (A Cautionary Tale)

This recipe for lavender exfoliating sugar scrub bars looks simply divine, but DIY projects don’t always turn out the way you expect them to. Here’s a story about paying attention to the details and learning a thing or two about soap making before trying any old recipe.