How to Remove Sticky Label Residue Naturally

I often find that the most frustrating problems can have the simplest solutions. Take sticky label gunk, for example. It is such a trivial thing, but who else here hates it when you peel a label off of a jar (or worse, off of a book!) and it leaves behind that awful, sticky residue? It looks bad, feels bad, and …

Cooking beans from scratch is not only tasty and better for you, it saves you money AAANNND it's easy with the method I've shared. Check it out!

Cooking Beans From Scratch 101

Within the past several years I have been on a journey — a journey that includes living with intention. I evaluated my life and I wanted something better, not only for myself, but for my family. Living in the Pacific Northwest provided a blank canvas to start creating a more natural lifestyle. My husband and I agreed we wanted a …

You would never believe how easy it is to make raw milk yogurt. AND the benefits outweigh pasteurized yogurt any day. Learn more here.

How to Make Raw Milk Yogurt

I began my real food, #LifeFromScratch  journey in middle school; the same time I stopped shaving my legs and wearing make-up. My mom called putting on make-up putting on her “face.” She’s a beautiful lady but didn’t want people to see her without make-up. I didn’t want to be ashamed of my real face and I didn’t want to buy …

It's so much more economical to break down one bird versus buying chicken pieces. Learn how to break down a whole chicken into pieces here.

How To Break Down a Whole Chicken Into Pieces

When I look back on my #LifeFromScratch journey and try to pinpoint the beginning, I have to ask myself not, “What came first: The chicken? Or, the egg?” but rather, “What came first: The chicken? Or, the garden?” After interning at a food service operation in Southern California during the summer of 2008 and while living on my own in an apartment …