Monthly Archive: April 2013

Apr 30

How to Extract Delicious Fresh Honey from Bee Hive Honey Frames

Skeffling Lavender Farm

Skeffling shares the step by step process of how to extract honey from bee hive honey frames. The whole process is actually amazing to see in person if you ever get the opportunity I recommended. It is exciting to see the honey pouring out of the extractor while enjoying the unique smell of beeswax.

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Apr 30

WATERMELON CAKE – Paleo & Gluten Free

paleocupboard

Paleo Cupboard website shares a naturally sweet dessert treat that can be an alternative to a baked cake. A cool crisp texture can be a refreshing change to the taste buds and for people seeking a healthier choice. This is also a gluten-free option.

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Apr 30

Waist High Planter Box

photo credit  MidnightMaker

What a great planter box. It big enough to grow you salad makings in and high enough to take any strain out of gardening. Very nice. Midnight maker  has the instructions over on Instructables. With a couple of these you could grow some great foods. http://www.instructables.com/id/Waist-High-Planter-Box/?ALLSTEPS   

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Apr 30

Cabinet DIY completed and tutorial

photo credit learning-to-b-me.blogspot.com

Totally awesome use of wasted space at the side of the fridge. Learning to be me has found a way to use that space and use it well with their rolling storage shelf. So neat, I want one on both sides of the fridge. I love it. http://learning-to-b-me.blogspot.com/2011/03/cabinet-diy-completed-and-tutorial.html  

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Apr 30

DIY Bath Salt Recipe For Restoration and Stress Relief

The Untrained Housewife

The Untrained Housewife shares a bath salt recipe that helps to you relax and shed all the stress of the day. Adding different essential oils can help help with different ailments and anxieties.

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Apr 30

Performing a Physical Exam on a Chicken

photo credit PhillWatson

Very informative article on examining your chickens from Ohio State University. Discusses every part of the bird and what is right and what to watch for. They have a downloadable pdf of it as well. http://ohioline.osu.edu/vme-fact/0020.html  

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