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This guide to Sustainable Kitchen practices will help you make green choices in your kitchen. Learn how to ditch plastic and opt for more healthy longterm kitchen products and ideas. #greenhome #eco #kitchen #tools #castiron #stainlessteel #sustainability #green

The 5 Most Sustainable Kitchen Practices You Can Put Into Place Right Now – No More Rebuying Or Replacing – Plus My Top 3 Inexpensive Eco Gifts

  There are a lot of opportunities to go sustainable in the kitchen. This is one place where we can take environmentalism into our own hands by buying sustainable products that will last many years if not many lifetimes. I have spent 10 years slowly transforming my kitchen into a greener more eco friendly space. …

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Traditional Cooking And Living Gift Guide – To Encourage a Nourishing Sustainable Homestead

    The holidays are fast approaching and it will soon be the season of giving. Although I support and try to practice a minimalistic lifestyle I still need some tools to help me facilitate a slow-food, nourishing kitchen and sustainable home. Here, I have curated a list of my favorite gifts. Some have been …

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Everyday Elderberry – 29 Uses For Elderberries And A Bonus Recipe For Fresh Elderberry Poached Pears

  I only recently started to explore the magical world of elderberries, and there is so much to learn. I wasn’t introduced to elderberries as a child and I didn’t even know about them until about ten years ago. Now that I know how amazing they are, I scan the Oregon roadside and trails for …

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Demystifying Sourdough – Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Sourdough Starter – Why It’s Better For You – And How To Start One

  Page 1 This is your ultimate guide to sourdough starter and becoming a super healthy sourdough baker extraordinaire! Sourdough can seem like a daunting and intimidating baking challenge but I’m writing this guide to show you how easy it is. I will explain what sourdough is, how it works, and how to make it …

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Raising Backyard Chickens For Eggs – Plus a Recipe for Soaked and Fermented Chicken Feed

Chickens are a perfect way to increases your food security and sustainability. Chickens are probably the easiest, most affordable, and most accessible livestock for a small urban farm, homestead, or backyard. They require about 10-15 minutes of attention each day. They produce eggs and meat with relatively little space and cost. They are family friendly! …

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Growing, Harvesting and Drying Calendula Flowers – with Recipes and Suggestions For Use

    Growing, harvesting and using Calendula is very simple and straight forward. This beautiful flowering plant has been widely used throughout history for health, beauty, and as seasoning or edible decoration in culinary applications. It has been used to aid digestion, to calm aching teeth and joints, to speed healing of bruises, burns and …

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