I love beeswax! The scent, the color, everything! The sweet smell cleans the air, and the lovely color matches every color scheme! My big introduction to beeswax came when I began making herbal salves for medicinal reasons. That’s about where my experimentation with beeswax stopped for years! I’ve tried doing some other things with beeswax, […]
I raise goats on our five acre homestead in the North Cascades wilderness, where I make many different kinds of hard cheeses like Gouda, Tomme, Cheddar and Manchego. I’ve taught hundreds of people how to make cheese, either on our homestead or online. Although hard cheese is not hard to make with the right directions […]
With a small herd of Nigerian Dwarf goats, my family will never be free from purchasing fluid milk. But we didn’t get these little girls for the milk. Nope. We bought them for their butterfat. Nigerians are cheese goats. We’re still in early days, and right now we only have one milking doe, and she’s […]
Making cheese is one of the simplest things you’ll do today. Really. Here’s now to make basic chevre – all you need is goat milk and chevre culture.