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Crunchy Sweet Potato Skins with Fennel Salt

Crunchy Sweet Potato Skins with Fennel Salt
You may have heard of the expression from ‘root’ to ‘stalk’. That pretty much means using the entire vegetable. Why do we love this? Because nothing is wasted and you get to taste new textures and flavors by using parts of the vegetable you once threw away. Remember our carrot skins? You can do the […]
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A cup of tea to brighten someone’s day!

A cup of tea to brighten someone’s day!
Last time we showed you how to host a special tea tasting without breaking the bank. Perhaps you had some flavored sugars leftover afterwards and didn’t know what to do with them. Here’s how to make your tea tasting last longer. All you need: Containers for bottling the leftover sugar Herbal Teabags A Scoop Instructions (doesn’t […]
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DIY Dried Herb Refills

DIY Dried Herb Refills
We just can’t get enough of herbs.  They’re such cute, versatile little plants. Recently I showed how you can use leftover herbs to make awesome Herb Oils. Now this may be a very OBVIOUS idea but its still nifty and that is to dry up all your leftover herbs and make your own refills for […]
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DIY FIRELIGHTERS

DIY FIRELIGHTERS
Nothing beats toasting in front of a crackling fireplace on a cold winters day or night. Ok, ok, include a steaming cup of hot chocolate, a sweet, hot glass of Glühwein or a strong, comforting cup of tea and now we’re talking.  If you’re like me however (ie not an expert at making fires), you […]
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