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I know it is late but

Okay Halloween was Tuesday and maybe I should have posted then but well as you can imagine I was busy. Now pumpkin is the best part of Halloween for me, well other than the fun candy and costumes that is. … Continue reading

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trick: Making rendered chicken fat

As you readers have seen better I have done a blog on rendering down pork fat. Well after a little research I realized that you can do the same with left over chicken parts. Everything from the skin to the … Continue reading

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Another Pickle today: Pickled Carrots

Yesterday I explored making pickles out of broccoli stems and today lets look at carrots. ┬áLike any vegetable out there you can pickle it. Heck from what I know about Japanese cuisine you can pickle pretty much anything. So I … Continue reading

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recipe: Pumpkin pie lip scrub

Yup a third in the string of lip scrub recipes. I thought about holding off till the holidays roll around again but you know this just smells and tastes so good I don’t see a reason not to put it … Continue reading

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Recipe: Eye cream

Yesterday we dealt with you hair, today I thought why not your eyes? Anyone who knows me knows that I am a pale skinned, middle aged woman. At 53 I have been lucky enough to not have too many lines … Continue reading

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uses from left over port fat part two

Okay I just told you how to make your own lard simply. Now as I said in my other blog post you will have all thee little left over port bits. What you need to do is spread them out … Continue reading

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What did I do with left over pork fat?

Well i am back. Been playing with a lot of things over the months I was away. From making sauces to beauty products and of course my own baked goods. So while I have made comments about getting those big … Continue reading

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