There’s something about making your own soap that makes you feel capable and crafty. Soap, for most people anyway, is something you see every day. It’s personal. It literally touches just about every part of your body.
I really like creating a recipe that not only is a hit with my entire family, but is also free of processed sugar. Because long story short, I just don’t like the stuff. The more that I have studied the effects of food on our overall health, the more I wanted to improve our eating […]
Without honeybees, and other pollinators, however, most of the fruit and vegetables we eat on a daily basis wouldn’t be possible. This is a big deal! 326 million people in the US alone have to eat every day! However, we’ve lost a total of 40% of the US’s commercial honeybees in the last 10 years. […]
The secret to this sweet applesauce is adding honey, rather than refined sugar. Try as a might, no matter how much I can there is never enough to last through the winter!
We raise bees on our farm for sale of honey and wax. We make medicinals as well using both honey and wax for organic soap making, salve making and candles. But, sometimes bees swarm. This article covers what a bee swarm is, what it looks like and how you catch it. At HiBar Ranch in […]
A great way to use the summer time zucchini abundance (or preserved zucchini) that isn’t loaded with processed sugars but wholesome raw honey. Top it off with it having sourdough/wild yeast and this is one healthy muffin/quick bread. Its tasty to boot and makes a great little tea time loaf. Included with this recipe are […]