Brands we carry

Our soap is made with only the finest ingredients.  Though we use several different recipes, most include these basic nourishing ingredients: olive oil, palm oil (we only use palm from a sustainable source), coconut oil and castor oil.  Some of our recipes also include extra moisturizing ingredients such as shea butter, jojoba oil, avocado oil and argan oil.  We do not add chemicals or harmful preservatives.  Our soaps are a great natural alternative for sensitive skin.  Most are also vegan with only a few exceptions.  Just simple good for you ingredients that will clean without stripping and drying your skin.

Backwoods Brittle Company was started by Lynn Yasenchak in June of 2017, after realizing there was something deliciously simplistic about the company's product that was inviting to customer's and kept them returning for more. Originally the company was titled L&L Peanut Brittle in May of 2017.  However, when Yasenchak began to get creative with her recipes, and started offering a variety of nut and seed brittles, she decided the business name needed to be changed to indicate the expansion of the company.  Since then, the old-fashioned treat has taken a turn toward offering some vastly different concoctions, while still keeping the original "peanut brittle" as a staple at all times.  Flavors that are sold regularly are: Peanut, Butter Pecan, Sesame Sunflower Almond, Cashew, Cayenne Cashew and Toasted Coconut Almond.  A "Flavor of the Week/Month" is also offered as seasonal, or just to see how well it is responded to. The company remains "old-school" and will continue to do so offering orders by phone, free local delivery, and packaging that is practical along with promoting. Backwoods Brittle does retail at several locations, including food stores and local businesses.  A key factor to the businesses success, along with the product's flavor and consistency, has been that there are no preservatives or additives in any of the brittles that are offered. And there never will be. Everything on the ingredient list you can pronounce, just as in years past. It's a compliment to our company when people say "I remember this when I was younger, my grandmother would make it for us", or "this takes me back to the good-ole days".  That's what Backwoods Brittle strives for... A simple product with a slight twist of flavors, for those who enjoy what we like to call our "NUT-STALGIC" treat.  Snack Naturally, Smile On, and we Thank You...

The Team at Backwoods Brittle Company

Natures Jewels

~of the Earth and Sea~

Locally made jewelry displaying a variety of natural materials from fossils and stones to crystals and gems. All items are handmade with love!

There is much Love and Appreciation in each creation – designed for you to enjoy their “one-of-a-kind” uniqueness because no two stones are ever exactly the same. Historically and culturally it has been claimed that these gems were used in a variety of holistic healing and strengthening ways for benefit of our physical and mental well being. Each stone was given different properties in accord with the experiences of the wearer. Have fun checking out your own experiences and feelings as you enjoy wearing your “Nature's Jewels of the Earth & Sea”knowing they are precious gifts from “Mother Nature”.

Paradise Lavender Farm & Store

The mission of Paradise Lavender Farm is to create a place of peace and calmness surrounded by rows of purple aromatic beauty from the lovely lavender plant.

     Our desire is for people to replace their worries with tranquility and a sense of well being when gathering in this spot.

We have a great love for lavender and want others to feel our passion.  Our goal is to share the health benefits of lavender and how it can enrich your mind, spirit and body.

     In the future, we hope our lavender farm will become a favorite spot where visitors can come cut their own lavender in season, read and relax in nature and gather for special events.

Mandy the Bee Charmer

Gifts from the hive- located moments down the road, in Swiftwater, PA. 

"At FarmHouse Fresh, you'll find skincare products crafted around delicious food and drinks, with a touch of country humor, using up to 99.6% natural and naturally derived ingredients, and chock full of fruits, vegetables, milks, and more from U.S. farms, including our own. We are proudly made in the U.S.A. We put just as much love and care into our products as we do in cultivating what goes into them. Our baskets, table top displays, even tote bags are all hand made in the U.S.A. 

Everything we make is Paraben & Sulfate FREE and our fragrances are all phthalate free, regardless of whether they are all-natural, synthetic blends, or essential oils. Many of our products are also Vegan and Gluten Free. 

Our FHF Ranch is located on a hilly 5-acre site that's designed as a sanctuary for rescue animals. We LOOOOOVE animals and recently received our PETA Cruelty Free certificate. We never test on animals - we are rescuers of them - dogs, bunnies, horses, turtles, and donkeys that reside at our FHF Ranch. In fact, our team dedicates time each month to animal rescue initiatives. That’s our passion and the heart of our charitable mission: funding and supporting the rescue, safe relocation, and loving care of forgotten, neglected. and abused animals."

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