How to Build a Raw Kitchen

How to Build a Raw Kitchen

A healthy lifestyle that includes a nutritious diet of mostly raw food can drastically improve your quality of life, and reduce the likelihood of…

Cooking Without Toxic Plastics & Nonstick Coatings

If you’re like me, or most of the people I know, you grew up with a kitchen full of plastic food storage, plastic spatulas,…

What Menstrual Cup Is Right For You?

This page regularly updated and is best viewed in ‘desktop mode’ because of the tables & photo comparison tools. If you are on mobile,…

What Young Living membership option is right for you?

  I’ve been using essential oils for some time now and really love them to help lift the mood in my home. As a…

Cloth Pad Pattern Pack

      Suggested Supplies: Cloth Pad Pattern Pack Soaker Fabric (cotton, bamboo or hemp) (Optional: Upcycle shirts, blankets, etc!) Backing Fabric (fleece or…

Babies Against Parenthood Game { Free Printable }

  Like Cards Against Humanity, Babies Against Parenthood is a funny, multiplayer party game. This version is more PG, but thankfully that’s open to…

12 Simple Tips for Conserving Water at Home

12 Simple Tips for Conserving Water at Home

Whether you live in an area prone to drought or not, conserving water is a worthwhile endeavor for your wallet and the environment. Water…

Essential Rewards

Essential Rewards (ER) is a free program that allows you to earn points on your Young Living purchases. You must be signed up as…

Hydrating With Your Health & The Environment In Mind {+ Starkey Water Giveaway!}

You may be wondering why water is so exciting to me, and truthfully I never thought it would be, but as I strive to…

Chipotle Chicken Penne Recipe

Getting creative in the kitchen is always fun, so when I had the opportunity to create a sponsored recipe using non-dairy alternatives like a…

How to use onions for earaches & infections!

Earaches are downright miserable. I have been very blessed to have children who rarely got earaches.  I remember our first one, when our middle child…

DIY Dishwasher Detergent without Borax!

I’ve been playing around with a dishwasher detergent recipe for a while now, and finally worked out one that leaves my glasses clear and…

Quick, Easy, & Delicious Stromboli Recipe

This isn’t exactly a healthy recipe, but this stromboli recipe is yummy and one that the family loves – though I’m sure I don’t…

An Earth-Friendly Cat Litter That Works?

Our family always had cats while I was growing up, but somehow as an adult I landed firmly in the dog person category. I…

The Best Guacamole Recipe

I love guacamole. It’s delicious and amazing and so good for you…. and because avocado! Avocados are full of healthy fats, vitamins and other…

DIY Powdered Soap Nuts Laundry Detergent Recipe

This recipe is great for clothes and cloth diapers and does not contain borax! I am personally a-okay with borax in my detergent but…

Homemade Liquid Soap Nuts Laundry Detergent

I love my soap nuts, but I love the ease of liquid even more. I like convenience, what can I say?! Soap nuts are…

How to Grow Plants From Produce

How to Grow Plants From Produce

Plants are a great way to spruce up your home, and plants from produce add function too! All you need to get started are…

Home Canning: How to Preserve Your Own Food

Home Canning: How to Preserve Your Own Food

Growing up, I recall eating home canned foods — real food that my grandmother grew and that my mother helped harvest. Food that came…

Money-Saving Products That Pay for Themselves { Over & Over Again! }

Going green does not have to be pricey. In fact, it should help you save money overall. Here are a few items to help…

Composting 101: An Easy Get-Started Guide

Spring is here-ish and I am excited to get back on the composting bandwagon. Ever since we moved it’s been a struggle with so…

Family Fun & Educational Opportunities with Minecraft

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for…

Thirsties Outdoor Adventure { Whole Collection Giveaway! }

New diaper prints are always a lot of fun, but I can tell you that being a part of the creation process adds a…

Almond Chia Steel-Cut Oatmeal Bowls

Breakfast has never been my strong suit. I’m happy to make it but somehow, after a cup of coffee, I’m just never really in…

Floor Cleaning, Simplified : With the bObi robotic vacuum

Floor Cleaning, Simplified

I’m going to be honest here. Cleaning is not my favorite thing. Not by even the longest of shots. You would think that picking…

Softcup Menstrual Cup Review

Meet the Instead Softcup, a disposable menstrual cup. To be honest with you, I debated whether or not to review the Softcup because of…

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When a Rose is More Than a Rose

When I first started going green the availability of ethical sources and safe products was limited, at best. I lived in a rural area…

Is a Latex Mattress Right for You? A comfortable mattress can alleviate back and neck pains, allergies and stress. However, the materials that make up the mattress make a big difference, too.

Is a Latex Mattress Right for You?

Since most adults spend more than 3,000 hours annually sleeping and one third of their life in bed, it’s easy to say that our…

Prefold Picture Tutorial

So, there are so many ways to use a prefold, but I thought I’d try to show a few folds. You will need: Prefolds…

Pokémon Gopocalypse { a.k.a. a Slew of Free Printables! }

Pokémon Go mania is in full swing and as much as I’d like to say that we were totally immune, that’s just not the…