April 21, 2014

End of Summer Healthy Living E-Book Bundle

healthy living e-book bundle

We hear a lot about the things we are not supposed to do these days. Don't eat farmed salmon. Don't eat GMO foods. Don't use beauty products if they contain x, y, or z ingredient. And I try my best. I really do. But sometimes I get really sick of hearing what I'm not supposed to do and just … [Read more...]

Naked Clean – Using a Housekeeper for Stress Relief

Naked Clean

Disclosure: I received free services to facilitate my review, however all opinions are my own and no additional compensation was given.  For most of us, being busy is just a fact of life. Sometimes that gets a little overwhelming though, doesn't it? I work at home. I homeschool. I have 4 … [Read more...]

Are you Using the Wrong Water Heater?


We've really been working to reduce our energy use over the last several years. We've made the switch to energy efficient appliances. Our lightbulbs have been converted to LEDs. It's been a profitable move for us because our utility bills just keep dropping. One place I haven't considered looking … [Read more...]

Homemade Liquid Laundry Detergent

Bucket of Liquid Detergent

Almost three years ago, I decided I wanted to try to save money and start making homemade versions of some of the cleaning supplies I use in my house. The first item on my list was laundry detergent because it is so expensive. I was paying $12 and up for a bottle of detergent. When I researched … [Read more...]

Printable Seed Packets

printable seed packets

{guest post submitted by Mina of Mina’s Journal} My folks were great gardeners. When I lived further South my Mother gave me a fruit tree each year for a number of years. She said that later on, we would eat the fruit and think of her. Not that we needed to eat fruit to be reminded of her. She … [Read more...]