Guide: DIY Culinary & Food

DIY Mustard Making: What you need to know

How to Make Mustard at Home with Great Recipes As Summer approaches many of us will be grilling. A great complement to your bbq is home made mustards. We have some great recipes, tips and kits for getting going with making mustard at home. What you should have on hand...

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DIY Hot Sauce FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer to your questions about making hot sauce at home So you either bought one of our DIY Hot Sauce Kits or you are inspired and going to make hot sauce at home without our kit. Now you want to have some of your questions answered. Hopefully our Hot Sauce FAQ will...

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DIY Video: How to Make Hot Sauce at Home

In this video we'll show you how to make hot sauce at home. With our kit or without, you can learn what is required and get started making hot sauce. We've made this video for those seeking to get a quick introduction to making hot sauce at home. Watch and...

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How to roast coffee beans at home

In this article we’ll teach you how to roast coffee at home. It’s a great way to both save money and produce a coffee to your own liking. With some experimentation you can create your own ‘signature roast’. I consider myself a coffee snob and was paying $12 a pound for one of my favorite blend and roasts.

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A Foragers Salad

By Contributing Editor Nancy Hulse   This past fall, we started a new bed in a shaded area along our driveway. We planted some red-twigged dogwood, ornamental grasses, several types of groundcover and mulched it heavily with compost. But the reality of any newly...

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How to Get Started Urban Chicken Farming

Contributing Editor: Will Johnston   Raising chickens in the backyard is an easy, painless way to enjoy fresh eggs and get the benefits of raising chickens. Chickens are entertaining companions, competent weeders if you let them free range in the garden, and...

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How to Make Yogurt at Home

By Contributing Editor Will Johnston It's easier than you might think to start your own, in-home yogurt production. Unlike other do-it-yourself dairy projects, there are no fancy enzymes to track down, no fancy equipment to purchase. With a carton of milk, a little...

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HOW TO MAKE A REUSABLE SANDWICH WRAP

By Contributing Editor Kristina Strain They're everywhere: in the sky, in the water, in your suitcase, bathroom, kitchen, and dresser drawer. They've probably made an appearance in your lunch box, too. Plastic bags, ubiquitous and (it must be said ) sublimely...

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