Tag Archive: homemade

Kombucha Success! Our Finished Brew

We did it! We grew our own SCOBY ‘shrooms, let them live in some sweet tea for a while, and now we have tasty, healthy kombucha! It was crazy easy, you guys. There is no good reason for anyone to pay those ridiculous prices for store-bought ‘bucha! First, I whipped up a pot of tea….

[hippie hacks] Easy Homemade Baby Wipes

Calm down, everyone. I’m not pregnant. (cause that’s obviously what you were thinking when you read the title of this post… jay-kay, jay-kay.) It’ll be a couple more years til I’ll be using baby wipes for an actual infant. Well, human infant that is. But when I started working with children professionally some years ago…

I’m Growing ‘Shrooms… for Kombucha

Now, I don’t think you can rightfully call yourself a “Hippie” unless you are a consumer of the marvelously weird (and healthy) superdrink — kombucha. Seriously. Do you know any crunchy people who don’t drink this crazy concoction? There are plenty of good reasons for why they (we? you?) all do. Or at least should….

I Think I Just Made Yogurt…

  Yesterday, I dug a little deeper into the world of real, homemade food. Somewhere I honestly would have never thought to go before. I’m pretty sure I made… yogurt. I mean, yogurt is kind of one of those things that you just assume you need to buy from the store. But from the various…