How to Boost Your Smoothie with Ingredients from the Bulk Aisle
Get on the path to wellness by boosting your smoothies with nutritional ingredients from the bulk aisle. We're thrilled to have partnered with Tess Masters, The Blender Girl, on the development of these four recipes to get you started.
DIY Gift Making with Bulk
When you use Frontier Co-op bulk ingredients to make your own gifts, you go beyond simple gift giving. You save money and you support farming communities and sustainable sourcing around the world. Here are a few simple recipes to get your started.
How to Make Your Own Spice-Infused Oils and Vinaigrettes
Dive into a unique culinary experience and bring full-bodied flavor to your salads, pastas and more by making your own spice-infused oils and vinaigrettes. With one basic technique, you can easily make a variety of oils and dressings using your favorite herbs and spices.
How to dye hair naturally with henna
If you're working to clean up your beauty routine, don't stop with your hair color. Instead, turn to red henna powder for a natural alternative to synthetic hair coloring. Henna, which grows in North Africa, Arabia, India, and South and Central America, has been used as a hair dye since ancient history — even Egyptian mummies have been found to have henna-dyed locks.
How to care for you skin with clay masks
Learn how to make and use homemade clay masks that are right for you.
How to make herbal salves
Learn how to make your own herbal salves using herbal oil infusions and beeswax.
Spice Up Your Morning
Use spices to make your family breakfast worth getting up for!
Low Salt Cooking: Hold the Salt, Pass the Spices!
Try these tips to reduce salt consumption without sacrificing flavor.
How Green is Your Kitchen
Take steps -- such as buying locally and buying in bulk -- to make your food prep more ecological. Locate farmer's markets near you, consider your cookware, and run your appliances more efficiently.
Homemade Hot Cocoa Bar
Craft interesting hot cocoa libations from just a few essential elements — hot cocoa, flavorful add-ins, spirits and garnishes. You can set out thermoses of pre-mixed cocoa along with an array of add-ins and toppings, or opt to tend the bar and brew the cocoa one mug at a time.
Steering clear of gluten can be a special challenge when baking goes into high gear in so many kitchens. But with a little know how and experimentation, you can re-invent and create some new favorites worthy of handing down.
Learn the basics of grilling meats, vegetables and fruit, including how to season grilled foods. Find great grilling recipes!
Cooking with Chili Peppers
Learn about the flavors of four varieties of chili peppers to take your experience beyond a simple incendiary sensation to enjoyment of a complex seasoning.
Your Guide to Homemade Pickles
It’s easy and fun to create your own signature pickling blend according to your taste preferences. Begin with a basic, multifunctional seasoning blend for the brine, then experiment with additional spices to strike a balance that makes the perfect pickle.
Flavored Butters & Oils
Delicious butters and oils are very simple to make, keep for weeks in the refrigerator, and can be whipped up with whichever of the following ingredients you happen to have on hand!
Homemade Herbal Sodas
It's still possible to enjoy the natural soft drinks of yesteryear with their complex aromas, beneficial flavors and unique appeal. You can make them yourself at home while controlling the amount of sugar in the final mix.
Learn how to make your own herbal vinegars and some of their many uses.
Natural Easter Egg Dye
Learn how to make and use natural Easter egg dye using herbs, spices, and other natural products.
DIY Flax Seed and Lavender Neck Pillows
You can make your own natural, DIY flax seed and lavender neck pillow in less than an hour with this simple guide.
Enhance your Diet with Chia Seeds
Add chia seeds to all kinds of recipes!
The Perfect Pizza
What's the difference between Chicago and New York pizza? What are the best pizza spices? Find the answers — and get some tips for making your perfect pizza.
Homemade Spice Blends
Aromatic, colorful, and rich with melded flavors, spice blends have an air of mystery about them. Despite the intrigue, though, making your own spice blends is pretty straightforward and an easy way to indulge your creativity in the kitchen.
DIY Spice Blends
Gift baskets are popular presents because they are useful and easy to give, but they also can be predictable. You can do much better than putting together the ubiquitous basket of fruit, nuts and preserves or soup, cake and cookie mixes in jars for your food-loving friends.