Penny Pinching

| Book Review, Links, Reviews

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I don’t know if you follow Reformation Acres on Facebook or not (and if not, then why not? I share tons of great stuff!), but if so then you may have noticed that I try to post free Kindle books I find every day on gardening, homesteading, scratch cooking, and more. The trouble is choosing […] Read more…

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25 Non-Toxic Cleaning Recipes for the Natural Homemaker

| Homemaking

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You know how the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” Well, that sounds pretty and happily optimistic now doesn’t it? I think whoever first said that didn’t live on a farm. ‘Cause all I see April showers bringing is MUD! Perhaps I’m short-sighted. Or perhaps I have more than a handful of mud splashing’, […] Read more…

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Sifting Through, One Lie at a Time

| Book Review

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I’m going to be candid with you. I truly have a love/hate relationship with the internet. Maybe hate is a strong word. Maybe it would be better termed as “fear.” Which you might think strange since here I am writing a blog for the past 7 years. You wouldn’t think I was very scared of it […] Read more…

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Strawberry Chamomile Cake {Giveaway}

| Farmstead Cookery, Recipes

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Are you looking forward to summer yet?  Me too! There are so many reasons why I enjoy the warmer days of the year, but with the summer season coinciding with strawberry season, my preference is definitely swayed. There is nothing like freshly picked ripe berries! The scent and flavor of when the berry’s time off the vine […] Read more…

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Peppermint Pine Headache Salve

| Book Review, Natural Health and Beauty

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I’m usually quite stubborn about my headaches and refuse pain relievers. Perhaps it comes from years of consecutive pregnancies and nursing babies, but I’d rather deal with it or sleep it off than medicate. It’s a personal preference and thankfully my headaches are mostly tension headaches or the result of needing a chiropractic adjustment so […] Read more…

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