HELLO!

Welcome to Covington Creek Candle Company! I'm so glad you stopped in for a visit. I'm committed to creating a stable lifestyle by self sufficiency. Prices are going to keep going up. Food recalls are increasing. I don't know about you but I like to know how my food was grown and that I'm the one that canned it. I want to help everyone become more self sufficient whether you live in a apartment, the burbs, a acre or two or more. Of course we can't do everything but I think you will be amazed at how much control you can have.

My home business now includes quilted items and rustic home crafts in addition to creating the best and healthiest cold process soap, 100% pure soy candles, bees wax candles and natural/organic salves and lip balm as possible. Many say I have the best Fort Wayne handcrafted soap, salves and candles. I still haven't found the right place to open a brick and mortar store so www.covingtoncreekcandles.com will have the cold process soap rotating. But email me if there is a special item you are looking for and I will do my best to create it. I am all about customer satisfaction. I am continuing to look for a few acres to grow my own ingredients and move the shop part out of my home and into a separate building.

I am trying to help make this a greener and healthier place to live. We can do this thru more self sufficiency and preparedness. I would love for you to come along on my journey because that is what life is - a journey. If there is a subject you would like more information on let me know at covingtoncreekcandles@comcast.net

Shop Now: www.covingtoncreekcandles.com or join me at my Etsy store www.etsy.com/shop/CovingtonCreekCandle.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Kale - the Super Food

My kale plants have gone crazy this year and I have been on the hunt for some great recipes. To help beat the summer heat (and working in a hot kitchen!) I found a great Kale and Apple Salad with Honey Dressing over at the Homemade Food Junkie. They have some awesome recipes and I recommend their site. Their Kale and Apple Salad looks so great - that is going to be my lunch today.

 
 
I found this awesome recipe Kale, Olive and Chickpea Salad at Let's Dish. Doesn't it look so appealing?
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
Did you know what a super food kale is - and pretty easy to grow. Check it out at Kale nutrition and recipes.