DIY Shampoo Bars

Posted by Bonnie

Recently I’ve had a lot of questions about a post I had up for a couple of days in our Instagram story (@homesteadalive) about my shampoo bars. I’ve been making them for a while now and have seen a dramatic improvement in the quality of my hair. Continue reading “DIY Shampoo Bars”

Yummy, Treats in My Tummy! How To Make Fresh and Healthy Dog Treats

Who doesn’t like giving their dogs treats, amIright? These guys are part of the family and we want to feed them like it.

Posted by Bonnie

Well ok, treats in our dogs’ tummies. Who doesn’t like giving their dogs treats, amIright? I can feel the gratitude from my dogs when they receive a treat – but all three of our dogs have struggled with weight gain after spay and neuter, and controlling what they eat is important to me. These guys are part of the family and we want to feed them like it. There are a lot of really great natural treats for dogs on the market right now but nothing is more fresh than something made in your own kitchen. We are fortunate in that our pets don’t have any allergies… but what if they did? I recently saw a call out from a local pet rescue requesting donations of treats to sell at a bake sale and wanted to contribute. It was important to me to donate products that people could feel confident feeding their pets by avoiding the use of wheat and making some free of dairy as well – Both very common allergies in dogs of all sizes and breeds.

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