Little Farm in the Big Woods

Homemade Foaming Hand Soap

Sunday, April 5, 2020
Homemade Foaming Hand Soap

I’ve been making my own foaming hand soap for several years now, and it’s just so easy and saves me so much money, I just had...

Easy DIY Non-Paper Towels

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Easy DIY Non-Paper Towels

About a year ago I made a tentative change to non-paper towels in the kitchen, I just wasn’t sure how much I would like them,...

Homemade Hand Sanitizer in 2 minutes or less!

Saturday, March 21, 2020
Homemade Hand Sanitizer in 2 minutes or less!

With all the stores selling out of hand sanitizer, it seems to me that this is another thing that people should know how to...

Dandelion Hot Cocoa

Friday, May 31, 2019
Dandelion Hot Cocoa

For some time now I’ve been working on the perfect hot cocoa recipe, and by jove, I think I’ve found it!  This hot cocoa recipe...

Coconut Milk DIY

Thursday, May 30, 2019
Coconut Milk DIY

Even though we have goats, there are times when we just aren’t getting enough milk, or I want to make a dairy free recipe, like...

Cold & Flu Tea

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Cold & Flu Tea

Okay, so since it’s been such a LOOOOOOOONNNG time since the last time I wrote anything, I decided this post should be really...

Best. Ever. Potato. Soup!

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Best. Ever. Potato. Soup!

Okay, so not to brag or anything, but this here is the best ever potato soup recipe!  The. Best. Ever. 

** Don’t...

Homemade Natural Easter Egg Dye

Monday, April 14, 2014
Homemade Natural Easter Egg Dye

Last year for our family’s celebration of Passover I dyed eggs red using yellow onion skins.  I was skeptical, but figured I’d...

Five easy steps to homemade yogurt

Monday, March 31, 2014
Five easy steps to homemade yogurt

Have you ever wanted to make your own wonderful, nourishing, delicious yogurt without a bunch of icky additives, sweeteners,...

Christmas Wassail

Monday, December 2, 2013
Christmas Wassail

Wassail is probably one of my favorite parts of the holiday season!  It makes the house smell incredible and, of course, also...

Easy Natural Air Freshening Spray

Saturday, October 19, 2013
Easy Natural Air Freshening Spray

I love a fresh smelling house!  It puts a smile on my face to walk into my house and be welcomed by delightful aromas. Unfortunately,...

Jenny's Honey Lip Balm

Friday, September 6, 2013
Jenny's Honey Lip Balm

This is a great lip balm, and once you have the various ingredients, it’s really, very easy to make!  


Italian Dinner Loaves

Friday, August 30, 2013
Italian Dinner Loaves

I wish I could somehow include the smell in my house right now, as I have this bread baking.  Aaaaaahhhhh! Yum!  I can’t wait...

Jenny's Honey Molasses Whole Wheat Bread

Friday, August 23, 2013
Jenny's Honey Molasses Whole Wheat Bread

This is one of our favorite sandwich breads.  It’s moist and fluffy, and sooooooo yummy fresh out of the oven!

Hope...