Everything You Need To Know About Buckwheat Pillows
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Everything You Need To Know About Buckwheat Pillows

You may have already read about the wonders of buckwheat honey, but did you know that buckwheat can also be used to make pillows?The practice of using buckwheat hulls in pillows dates back over 1,000 years to Asia and even earlier in Ancient Egypt.Why Use A Buckwheat Pillow?Buckwheat hull pillows have several advantages over synthetic…

Why 100% Beeswax Candles Should Be Your Candles Of Choice
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Why 100% Beeswax Candles Should Be Your Candles Of Choice

With Valentine’s Day soon upon us again, the idea of sitting down to a romantic, candlelit dinner is very appealing. But, do you know what kind of candles you are burning? There’s soy, beeswax and paraffin candles just to name a few, and then there’s the various scented kinds and all of the different shapes…

Baking Powder Vs Baking Soda – What’s The Difference?
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Baking Powder Vs Baking Soda – What’s The Difference?

Do you know the difference between baking powder and baking soda? Most people know that these two ingredients are used to make cakes, cookies, muffins, and tarts rise when baked. Although they are very similar in appearance, they do not perform the same functions, so they should not be interchanged in a recipe. In the following…

Sourdough bread Vs Regular Bread – Is Sourdough Bread Better For You?
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Sourdough bread Vs Regular Bread – Is Sourdough Bread Better For You?

You’ve no doubt heard a lot about sourdough bread lately (thanks 2020!) and maybe you’ve even had a go at making your own homemade sourdough starter and sourdough bread. But, the question remains, what’s the difference between sourdough bread and regular bread? And is sourdough bread better for you than regular, store bought, mass produced bread?…