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Vegan Soap Recipe

Friends, I am so very excited to share with you my vegan soap recipe today!  It is a recipe I have been experimenting with for several months now, and at this point I am very happy with the way the … Continue reading

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Living for the Pockets

Well friends, it has been almost a month since my last post.  When going back to work full time, I had high hopes of still being able to post each day.  Now I’m thinking I may have been in the … Continue reading

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The Real Deal

While at “the fair” last weekend, I was lucky enough to watch a hands-on soap making demonstration conducted by Mary Jane Toth, author of Goats Produce Too.  Ms. Toth was a wonder to watch, for she made soapmaking so approachable. … Continue reading

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Eczema-Friendly Soap

A member of our family has been struggling with eczema for a very long time, so I began researching natural remedies for this ailment.  In my research, I found that coconut-based products help to moisturize the dry skin of eczema, … Continue reading

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From Scratch

In our family’s attempt to make as much as we possibly can here in our home, there are those weeks that go by when we are in the midst of a creating whirlwind, and suddenly I look at the calendar … Continue reading

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So Fresh and So Clean

Amid the hustle and hustle of the past few weeks, I ran to the linen closet to grab a bar of soap and some lotion and found the shelves that normally house these items to be completely bare.  So, we … Continue reading

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A Year In Review

It is hard to believe that this blustery day in February marks the one year anniversary of Making of a Home.  Thank you so much to all of you who have been following my musings over the course of the … Continue reading

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