Pickled Wild Chanterelle Mushrooms

This recipe makes two pints of pickled Chanterelles, you can play around with this recipe and pickle any mushroom but we most recently did Wild Oregon Chanterelles. Ingredients: 2 pounds Chanterelles or whatever mushroom you want to use 3 cups apple cider vinegar 1/4 cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons salt 1 bay leaf for each jar Thyme to taste Black peppercorns to … More Pickled Wild Chanterelle Mushrooms

20 Eco Friendly, Vegan, and Cruelty Free Makeup Products Under $20

I recently wrote a post about How Beauty Products Are Hurting The Planet Here are 20 makeup products that aren’t hurting the planet: Eyes Right Mascara  $19.95 The Skinny Mascara $7.00   e.l.f. 3-in-1 Mascara $3.00 Feeling Younger Highlighter $19.95 Bright Idea Illuminating Stick $8.00 e.l.f Baked Highlighter $4.00 Color Icon Eyeshadow Trio $2.99   Be My Vision Eyeshadows $3.00 … More 20 Eco Friendly, Vegan, and Cruelty Free Makeup Products Under $20

Exploring Mount Kigali

Since arriving in Rwanda, everyone has been telling us that we have to go climb Mount Kigali. Finally, last week we got the chance to check it out for ourselves. Mount Kigali is on the southwestern edge of the city, we started in the Nyamirambo area of town. Mount Kigali stretches north to cover other Kigali neighbourhoods … More Exploring Mount Kigali

Polaroid Impulse AF

I recently bought my first Polaroid Camera and I’m in Love! After reading online and talking to a few friends I decided to order the Polaroid Impulse AF. The best online resource I found was Dan Finnen’s post on Polaroids. Although the Impulse isn’t a pretty looking camera, I decided to go with it because of its automatic … More Polaroid Impulse AF