Category Archives: homemade

Preserving tomatoes

It’s that time of year when our tomato plants are finishing up and the tomatoes are super cheap in the stores. I pulled all my plants out and cooked up the ones I grew. I…

Homemade chocolate chips

I was making ice cream the other day and wanted to make vanilla chocolate chip ice cream but I hate the supermarket chocolate chips. They taste terrible, are overpriced and often contain palm oil and…

Use your own yoghurt to make your own yoghurt

A few days ago I posted about making your own yoghurt from store bought packets and here is part two which will save you even more money and further reduce your waste. I shared how…

Save money make your own yoghurt

Yoghurt is a yummy snack and has so many uses and flavours. Store bought yoghurt is often full of sugar and is expensive plus you have all the packaging to deal with! So save yourself…

Homemade dishwashing powder

Last week I made my own dishwashing powder. I got my inspiration from crafty little gnome and one good thing by Jillee. I’m enjoying making my own products.  Not only is it much cheaper but also much…