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Welcome to Guildbrook Farm

We live off the grid in the foothills of Appalachia and share with you all we know (and don’t know) about canning, cooking, critters, gardening, solar, building stuff, living debt free, and the journey to be self-sustainable. Click on a topic and get started!

No Baking Soda HERBAL DEODORANT Stick

No Baking Soda HERBAL DEODORANT Stick

We make an herbal deodorant stick that doesn't use irritating baking soda. Bentonite clay helps balance pH, sage helps with perspiration, and citrus and tea tree oils have anti-bacterial properties.

HERBAL DEODORANT RECIPE:
1 tbsp beeswax: http://amzn.to/2gZuKOr
4 tbsp shea butter: http://amzn.to/2gTBiPW
1 tbsp almond oil: http://amzn.to/2gkJb1W
1 tbsp bentonite clay: http://amzn.to/2xoSrMT
1 tbsp (or less) of tapioca/arrowroot/cornstarch
5 drops tea tree oil: http://amzn.to/2gTE1sM
10 drops sage oil: http://amzn.to/2xpX6Os
5 drops citrus oil: http://amzn.to/2xqmrmI
5 drops deodorizing oil: http://amzn.to/2fSGPqd
Deodorant container: http://amzn.to/2z70wCW

Melt beeswax, shea, and almond oil in double boiler stirring constantly. Remove from heat when melted. Add clay, tapioca, and oils. Continue to stir until deodorant thickens. Pour into deodorant container. Allow to harden before using.

Broken OFF GRID Hot Water Pipe

Broken OFF GRID Hot Water Pipe

Herbal COUGH SYRUP Remedy

Herbal COUGH SYRUP Remedy