Home Dairy

How to Make Feta Cheese
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy

Some hard cheeses are intimidating, but feta doesn’t need to be. Making feta cheese is a simple way to practice for more complicated recipes.

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Why You Need the Right Cheese-Making Supplies
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy

A good inventory of cheese-making supplies isn’t tough to obtain, or even expensive, but it’s necessary for good cheese. Here’s what you can substitute and why you can’t scrimp on …

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DIY Cheese Cave: An Affordable Option

I’ve been making Parmesan cheese for two years and loving it. While my Parmesan was turning out fantastic, my biggest challenge was figuring out how to make a DIY cheese cave that wasn’t a mold machine.

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The Nutritional Benefits of Goat Milk
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy

Many people overlook goat milk as a source of nutrition. But it isn’t for everyone. With far fewer goats in the U.S. than cows (380 thousand vs 9.39 million head), …

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How to Make Butter in Your Kitchen, in Minutes!
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy,Kids' Corner

If you don’t know how to make butter, you’re missing out on one of the easiest homesteading products. Follow this short tutorial to learn how to make butter using raw …

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How to Make Homemade Sour Cream
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy

How do you make sour cream so it’s the pure, cultured treat it used to be? It’s not hard and it’s very rewarding. Though I’ve been making sour cream for …

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Understanding Cultures Used for Making Cheese at Home
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy

Though people have been making cheese at home for millennia, the rules changed with pasteurization. Here’s how to use cultures for safe and successful dairy products. Pieces of pottery confused …

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Why Goat Milk Benefits Matter

Worldwide distribution and goat milk benefits was discussed, leading to the justifiable assumption that more people drink goat milk or eat their products than any other milk after weaning from human nursing.

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A Delicious Cooked, Nonalcoholic Eggnog Recipe
March 14, 2019 · · Home Dairy

Fans of eggnog cheer when they see it decorating the dairy case during the last few months of the year. But after December it disappears again. Though we love the …

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Say Cheese!
March 13, 2019 · · Home Dairy

Modern homesteading combines elements of sustainability with the skills of making things from scratch, all to improve our lives. It’s hard work but we all agree the rewards are worth …

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