DIY Face Serum for Aging Skin

When I was young I didn't give a second thought to taking care of my skin. Because of too many hours in the sun and harsh acne treatments, my skin has paid the price. If I only knew then what I know ... Continue Reading

Easy Overnight Oats Recipe (Kid and Adult Friendly!)

The hardest part of my #LifeFromScratch journey is always being prepared -- especially when it comes to mealtime. I'm a working mom of two and while I do my best to be organized, it doesn't always ... Continue Reading

Black Bean Brownie Recipe

When it comes to cooking and baking, I'm up for pretty much anything. I love experimenting with ingredients to create delicious--and healthy-- food from scratch. But, I'll admit, even I was skeptical ... Continue Reading

DIY Licorice Cough Syrup

It’s here yet again, the inevitable and equally dreaded cold season. Generally healthy lifestyles usually succumb to unhealthy holiday treats this time of year. This junk food splurging weakens ... Continue Reading

5 DIY Oatmeal Face Mask Recipes

I am continually amazed by all of the restorative and healing properties God's creation provides us. There are so many plants, trees and seeds with supporting and healing properties for your ... Continue Reading

Healthy Homemade Ketchup Recipe with Easy Canning Instructions

On my personal blog I share a lot about my "city girl" background. It's true that I was born in downtown Chicago and spent much of my young adult years at a country club pool with no clue to how ... Continue Reading

DIY Garlic Oil – Home Remedy for Ear Infections

I used to get ear infections pretty often as a kid. So much so that the doctor recommended putting tubes in my ears. Thank goodness my parents didn’t let him because as coincidence would have ... Continue Reading

Top 10 Organic Essential Oils for Cleaning

We just got finished with a renovation of the tub surround and plywood walls beneath the shower walls. Like any small project, it turned into a BIG project with many hours spent at the home ... Continue Reading

Grain-Free Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll in a Mug Recipe (Paleo, Gluten-free)

It's fall, y'all! The bewitching time of year when we pumpkin spice all the things and grocery stores and shopping malls turn into autumn wonderlands, smelling of cinnamon sticks and cider with ... Continue Reading

Battling with Eczema

My kids both have skin issues. I guess I'm not surprised since I often have dry feet, and hubby gets cracked and bleeding fingers every winter. However neither of us deals with eczema. Eczema is ... Continue Reading
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