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A little tour of our -almost- plastic free kitchen

the Sauder Challenge

In between homemaking, gardening, cooking and family-raising I also dabble a bit in furniture making. Pretty cool, huh? I built this! Well.. kind of.. I assembled it. When we recently moved we decided not to bring anything plastic. We already made the transition away from paper towels long ago, so this was the next step…. 

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Mostly Homemade Mondays – Week 89

Homemade Mondays is a series for people that are on a journey to better living, via healthier eating and a more natural lifestyle. We realize that there are different paths that we all take to get to that place, and this bloghop celebrates that. Whether you’re a seasoned raw foodist who has banned all things unnatural, or a rookie who is starting out by cutting out junk food, we’d love to hear from you! Link up with your favorite recipes, projects, crafts, or rants and raves.

Beer battered zucchini rings (with a gluten free update)

Beer Battered Zucchini Rings

Beer battered anything: Fun? Yes. Healthy? Not so much. Sometimes when I look back on our vegetable creations I shudder at the title Homegrown & Healthy. Rather, it should be named something like Homegrown or Healthy.  Regardless, I get tired of making the same things with the traditional vegetables that we’ve been enjoying all summer… 

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White Chocolate & Passionfruit Muffins. Need I say more?

White chocolate and passionfruit muffins

Man oh man I do have a muffin recipe for y’all today. These aren’t your average fruit muffins with a sticky, sweet glaze. Noooo, they’re far from that. These muffins, passionfruit and white chocolate to be exact, are something different. They’re easy and tasty, and what I love the most about them is that you… 

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