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  • Milk Kefir vs. Water Kefir

    Milk Kefir vs. Water Kefir

    Did you know there are actually two types of kefir? Learn the differences between milk kefir and water kefir, choose your favorite, or enjoy both!

  • Milk Kefir FAQ

    Milk Kefir FAQ

    Considering making milk kefir at home? How does kefir taste? How is it made? Get answers to frequently asked milk kefir questions to be ready to make kefir!

  • How To Measure Flour for Sourdough Baking

    How To Measure Flour for Sourdough Baking

    Flour measurements can be one of the biggest variables when it comes to finished baked products. Learn how to measure most accurately by weight or volume.

  • How To Sprout Seeds In A Sack

    How To Sprout Seeds In A Sack

    Learn to sprout larger seeds such as legumes in a hanging sack or bag using our step-by-step instructions. You’ll be amazed at home simple sprouting can be!

  • How To Sprout Seeds In A Tray

    How To Sprout Seeds In A Tray

    Learn this popular and easy method for sprouting seeds at home using a plastic tray. Our step-by-step instructions will help you along the way!

  • How To Sprout Seeds In A Jar

    How To Sprout Seeds In A Jar

    Learn this popular and easy method for sprouting seeds at home using a simple glass jar. Our step-by-step instructions will help you master sprouting!

  • Choosing Milk for Making Dairy Kefir

    Choosing Milk for Making Dairy Kefir

    Learn about the various types of milk for making kefir. Decide which processing methods work for you, from pasteurized to raw and whole to low-fat milk.

  • All About Fermenting Soy

    All About Fermenting Soy

    What we are now finding is that Asian cultures actually consumed a lot of fermented soy, which has drastically different properties than non-fermented soy.

  • Choosing Equipment For Making Dairy Kefir

    Choosing Equipment For Making Dairy Kefir

    Learn about the best equipment, culturing container, cover, and strainer, for making safe and healthy dairy milk kefir at home.

  • Choosing A Yogurt Starter Culture

    Choosing A Yogurt Starter Culture

    Learn all about the best yogurt starters & how to choose the right one. Consider taste, consistency, & beneficial bacteria in each type of yogurt culture.

  • Choosing a Kefir Culture: Kefir Grains vs. Powdered Starter Culture

    Choosing a Kefir Culture: Kefir Grains vs. Powdered Starter Culture

    Are kefir grains or a powdered kefir starter the best option for making kefir at home? Learn about each type of culture to help you choose the one for you!

  • How To Sprout Grains

    How To Sprout Grains

    Learn how and why to sprout grains before eating or grinding into flour for baking. It’s so easy!