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DIY Green Cleaning Products

Are you curious to expand your green cleaning kit or tweak your current DIY cleaning routine? Join Mindfully Made to learn all the non-toxic ingredient tricks and 5 staple home cleaner recipes; Grapefruit Soft Scrub, Fruity Foaming Hand Soap, All-Purpose Cleaning spray, DIY Lysol spray & Toilet Bowl cleaner. We’ll talk through 5 clean ingredient must-haves that are safe, effective, and useful for many home cleaning applications plus fun ways to incorporate herbs and essential oils. You will receive hands-on experience making these cleaning recipes plus leave with your very own dirt-fighting soft scrub and foaming hand soap mindfully made BY you!

Natural Grocers - 6819 Johnson Drive, Mission, KS 66202

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Learn All About Culinary Salt!

Did you know that salt was so important to the Roman Empire that it was used as currency? And did you know about all the different kinds of salt and it's many uses?

Move beyond the giant container of sea or kosher salt at Costco.  Ben and Jess Anthony of WOOD+SALT are KC's best experts on culinary salts and inventive ways to use them in your kitchen and on your bar cart (very important!)  Join them for an afternoon of tastings, recipes, and the pros/cons of each of the variety of salts used today in kitchens around the world. This is a rare chance to get one-on-one with some of the most interesting culinary makers working in KC right now. Tickets to the demo include a tasting and cocktails.

Howard's Grocery, Cafe and Catering - 1708 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

How to Render Lard

Have you heard about the benefits of cooking with lard?  They are many, both of flavor and of health! And when you're using lard from local, humanely raised animals, you are getting the healthiest and most delicious natural fats available.

Join KCFC staff and Schnecker Farms and learn how to easily render your own lard for pennies on the dollar and sample some delicious home cooking and take a jar home with you!

Howard's Grocery, Cafe and Catering - 1708 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64108 - View Map

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