Archives for February 2014

Whistle Pig Hollow To Do List: March 2014

You know I love to get a to-do list in writing, and you know I love subjecting you to reading it… From January’s to-do list, we’ve accomplished mostly everything. (I still have to go get some milking lessons, but other than that we’re good.) So it’s time to add some more items to the agenda. […]

How To Make Homemade Milk Kefir- The EASY Way!

If you’re new to making milk kefir, here are step-by-step instructions on how to make kefir, the easy way! (Note: Yesterday I posted a tip to make your homemade kefir-making much easier. This post gives you step by step instructions from start to finish on how to make kefir the simple way, in case you’re […]

Crunchy Life Hack: Homemade Kefir WITHOUT Dirty Dishes

So, I love kefir. Well, not so much the taste of kefir, but he health benefits of consuming kefir. I swear by kefir, fermented cod liver oil, and a very low amount of refined sugar in the diet for staying healthy all winter long. Swear by it. What is kefir? Kefir is a cultured dairy […]

Starting Seeds for the Summer Garden (2014 Edition)

February is seed-starting time at Whistle Pig Hollow, and this year marks our fourth year gardening here. Each year we’ve made some changes to our program based on the infrastructure and materials available to us at the time. Here’s how we’re doing things this year. We go by Mother Earth News’ seed starting guide for […]

February Giveaway: $400 Amazon Gift Card

I’m so excited to participate in my very first giveaway on the blog! I’m joining in with a few of my real foodie blogging friends to offer you a $400 Amazon gift card! How to enter: 1. Click here to check out the gift card. 2. Subscribe to my brand new newsletter! Subscribe to our […]