Nourishing Homemade Body Wash - Live Simply
DIY natural body wash that moisturizes and cleans! This body wash leaves my skin silky soft and smelling amazing. I haven't purchased body wash in years thanks to this recipe.
How to Make Milk Kefir with Probiotic Benefits
Learn how to make kefir - a probiotic-rich dairy drink much like yogurt. It is produced when you combine milk with kefir grains and allow them to ferment.
25 Ways to Use Goat Milk
Dairy goat milk is a wonderful resource on the homestead. Once you start milking goats you’ll have times when you have way more milk than your family can drink! Here are lots of ways to get your brain thinking and solve that problem of excess milk.
A Simple and Inexpensive Cheese Press
A Simple and Inexpensive Cheese Press: Cheesemaking is an amazing alchemy that transforms milk into a profusion of different textures and flavors. The entryway for me was ricotta, an easy and forgiving cheese to make with no fancy equipment or supplies needed. Mozzarella came next, als…
16 Possible Reasons for Off-Flavors in Milk • The Prairie Homestead
(This post contains affiliate links) Ever had raw milk that tastes, well… a little “off”? If you have your own dairy animals, or purchase fresh milk from local farmers, it’s likely you’ve run into a gallon or two that tastes a little different than what you were expecting. There are many factors that may play a […]
Goat Cheese & Yogurt
For many years my husband said we should get a goat and my response always was no, goat people are weird!!! I still believe that goat people are weird but I too am a goat person so I can say that.…
Homemade Custard Style Ice Cream
It is hot here today - pushing 100 in the shade. I have 2 1/2 gallons of fresh milk from my goats in the fridge along with 3 dozen fresh eggs from a...