Category Archives: Recipes

What’s for Breakfast in the Fast Food Kitchen?

With the latest news from the EWG releasing data of detected glyphosate levels (a weedkiller mostly-commonly known as Roundup) in cereal, many of us are wondering what to feed our family for breakfast. An excerpt (Link to Article): “Popular oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars come with a hefty dose of the weed-killing poison […]

Make Your Own Elderberry Gummies!

The flu is the furthest thing from fun, but getting prepared to fight it off can be! Today during farm school, we decided to break some rules and play with our food!! I guess it’s okay if you’re building up your immune system, right? Using our Elderberry Herbal Syrup Kit and gelatin, we whipped up […]

Repel those pesky bugs!

It’s easy to make your own bug spray. By now you have heard about the dangers of using DEET sprays. If you have not heard about that, please don’t use DEET, especially on your children. A quick bit of your own research will explain why. Instead harness the power of plants in essential oil form […]

How to Make Safer Slime

  How to make safer slime with less or no borax Last week, I had the pleasure of joining my friends at WTKR Channel 3 to demonstrate how to make safer slime. Watch the video! http://wtkr.com/2017/03/30/how-to-make-slime-without-using-borax/ No matter where you find children, whether at home or at school, they are all crazy about slime! We first […]

Sauerkraut Recipe

It’s easy to learn the centuries-old practice of fermenting vegetables. Kraut is the first ferment I’d recommend to a DIY-er because it’s simple: cabbage, salt, garlic (optional), jar. As one man said after a recent class I taught — our consciousness as a society is rising; we don’t just look at calories and sugar content on […]