Making cloth pads is an easy, affordable, and sustainable choice for women. Using several layers of flannel material and sew-on snaps, you can either hand stitch or use a conventional sewing machine to complete the project. For washing, simply soak and rinse a few times before adding to your regular laundry loads.
Maple syrup is one of nature’s sweeteners that is easy to collect, process, and preserve. On our small homestead we tap 24 maples using the old-fashioned method of buckets and spiles. We have mainly silver maples on our property which yield less syrup, but we canned 20 pints this year. Maple syrup is a great […]