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miso mushroom noodle soup: from pixiespocket.com and miso master miso! (giveaway valid through March 10, 2017)

Miso Mushroom Noodle Soup: Recipe and Miso Master Miso Giveaway!

The flu and cold season has been running rampant through our area lately. Many of our dear friends have been sniffling and coughing, and despite our applications of Echinacea tincture and good vitamins, our household managed to catch a round of the ick. Luckily, I didn't get fully hit with the cold, so I was still ...

Aqua Farm Giveaway – Grow Food All Year Long!

What is Aquaponics? Aquaponics describes a method of gardening where plants are grown in water. The plants are fed by the waste products of the fish or other aquatic creatures living in the aquaponics system. The fish get their water cleaned by the plants, and the plants excel living from the nutrients. This method ...

Rocky Mountain Essentials Care Package Giveaway!

    Treat Yourself! Now, y'all know that I'm fond of a little decadence every now and then, but that doesn't stop at rich food and drink. Decadence in the form of self care is important, too! I love to soak in a long bath, to give myself honey facials, and to breathe in herbal steams. It's ...

WonderMix Mixer and Meat Grinder Giveaway

I'm traditionally not into using too many kitchen gadgets. I'm a wooden spoon and elbow grease kind of girl...but I'll admit that I've been eyeballing a decent mixer for a while. They just seem so useful when making breads, cakes, and cookies. Meet the WonderMix Mixer From WonderMill, the well-known grinder of ...

Clean Water while Camping [+ Berkey Giveaway]

Many years ago, I often found myself camping with a large group of friends once or twice a year. We'd roll out to the George Washington National Forest and set up in the same spot, a lovely area right next to a trickling stream. Now, just to set the stage, when I say "large group of friends," I mean 50+ people, ...

Giveaway: Homestead Cooking with Carol (now in print!)

Click to buy in ebook or print. Do you remember when I received an ebook copy of “Homestead Cooking with Carol: Bountiful Make-ahead Meals” by Carol J. Alexander and wrote a review? I really did enjoy that book.   Even though I don't consider myself a newbie at food preparation and ...

Eat your weeds and wildflowers

I have to ask you a favor....it isn't a favor for me, specifically.  It's a favor for all of us...STOP USING PESTICIDES! Not all bugs are bad, and in fact, many are very beneficial to have around. We really need our bees and our wild pollinators! Butterflies and praying mantises, ladybugs and dragonflies, fireflies ...

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Local Business Love: West Asheville

Good day, folks!  I recently spent a lovely day accomplishing wonderful things around West Asheville, like getting my ukulele restrung and tuned, eating Thunderstruck Coffee Porter ice cream in a Cinnamon Waffle Cone (I love you, The Hop!) and culminating in an herbal mead class at Asheville School of Holistic ...

Pixies Pocket Honey Giveaway Winner!

  My first every Giveaway is over!  Ahem.  Drumroll, please!..........Ouroboros is the winner!You will be receiving your Mother Love Honey, yarrow, mint, tea, and more as soon as you write me at [email protected] with your contact info!  Those of you who were interested in ...

A Pixies Pocket Honey Giveaway!

Thank You, dear readers! As many of you may realize,  I have been moving my infused honey shop from it's longtime home at Etsy to it's very own webpage. I promised that when I reached 100 "Likes," I would present the first ever giveaway on my little ole blog! So, thank you... You did it, and here we are! ...

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