Category: health

Pork Egg Roll – 2 Ways

There is a big movement right now to leave out the carbs and eat foods out of a bowl. I gotta say I am a big fan of food in bowls. I am definitely from the mindset that food should mix…my kids would gasp.… Continue Reading “Pork Egg Roll – 2 Ways”

Easy DIY Make Up Remover

I don’t wear makeup often. But, I do like a polished look even though my husband says I look better without makeup. (what a sweet man to give me a reason to let go) But truly, I just got into the habit of not… Continue Reading “Easy DIY Make Up Remover”

No Poo Shampoo – Does it Work?

I never thought that shampoo was something I could DIY. All the ingredients on those bottles are things I could never get my hands on. But, recently, I have realized that all those ingredients are things I DON’T want to get my hands on…..or… Continue Reading “No Poo Shampoo – Does it Work?”

Microgreens Are JUST Tiny Plants

The name says it all, right? Tiny greens. But, why would I want a small veggie when I can get a big veggie? Well, I guess it all depends on whether you like veggies or not…. Humans have been cultivating a wide variety of… Continue Reading “Microgreens Are JUST Tiny Plants”

Elderberry Syrup Magic

I hadn’t even heard of elderberry syrup until last winter and even when I heard about it, I had no idea what it was or what it was for. I just knew people were talking about it. When I began my homesteading journey just… Continue Reading “Elderberry Syrup Magic”

How Do We Know our Household Products are Safe?

I went on a wild goose chase today of research where one discovery led to another and another and another. Surprises around every turn! Simply looking up an answer to a question is not easily achievable. With the amount of knowledge available and the… Continue Reading “How Do We Know our Household Products are Safe?”

Matcha Latte

Matcha has been a trendy drink for quite a few years now and has even been used in culinary treats like donuts, cookies, ice cream, muffins, pudding and much more. It’s everywhere. But what is it? Matcha is actually just a green tea leaf… Continue Reading “Matcha Latte”

Are We Happy?

Americans find pride in reminding everyone that we are created equal and have the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. It’s in our Declaration of Independence after all. We are free to be who we are and free to find happiness… Continue Reading “Are We Happy?”

Are Candles Polluting the Air in your Home?

Wait, what? I know many of you are huge candle fans and your homes are constantly filled with the lovely warmth of a scented candle. I have never been much of a candle person simply because I have 3 kids. But, in the past… Continue Reading “Are Candles Polluting the Air in your Home?”

My Indoor Jungle

The desire to grow and nurture a plant is something most of us feel. Greenery looks fresh, clean and is relaxing. I personally feel much more grounded and in touch when I am surrounded by plants because nature calms me. But, not all of… Continue Reading “My Indoor Jungle”