Archives for October 2012

Your Green Resource – Week Fifty Seven

Are you ready for another week of green and natural ideas? What is “Your Green Resource”? It’s your chance to share all your green ideas, resources and solutions with ALL of our readers! That’s right, when you link up on any of our blogs, your idea will get shared with all of the readers here […]

Hard Lotion Bars and Other Easy Homemade Skin Care

The hard lotion bars pictured above are some I made last year around Mother’s day. They took me 30 minutes from start to finish. In fact, they actually took way less active time since after I melted the three ingredients together, I just poured the liquid into a muffin tin and popped it in the […]

Treat(s) of the Day

I just wanted to let you know that I have been sharing some fun (and simple) pampering ideas on my Facebook page most days of the week. These things that are too short to make into a blog post, but helpful ideas none-the-less. A few treats I’ve shared over the past few days: Treat of […]

Chocolate Chili {Yes, Chocolate!}

Have you ever tried cocoa powder in your chili? It really adds a great depth of flavor (and color). Do note that this chili needs to simmer for a couple of hours, so plan ahead. Also, this chocolate chili freezes well. Make a big batch and save some for a busy day. You can even […]

Kids in the Kitchen: Zingy Spice Mix

My kids love to cook. I think that’s a fairly common thing. Sometimes letting kids cook gets very messy. And sometimes it’s a little dangerous with all the hot pans and sharp knives. One thing I’ve found that is super easy for them to do (and is not dangerous at all – no chance of […]

Our Favorite Marinara Sauce Recipe

A good marinara sauce adds depth to pasta dishes, zest to pizza toppings, and is an excellent dip for Stromboli. It also goes well over spaghetti squash or vegetables. The following marinara sauce recipe is one I’ve been making for years.It’s easy to double or triple and freeze for future use. Here’s how to make […]

Healthy Living eBooks Less than $1 Each – For 5 Days Only!

I hope you are able to advantage of this amazing deal! Because it really is amazing. There is so much great information packed into these books. They will keep you busy for a very long time! Think of all the baking and gift making you will be doing! For 5 days only, 27 prominent Healthy […]

How to Make Crate Bookshelves

Ah, yes! I need a better picture. This one was taken when they first went up. Will try to add more soon. Once upon a time I browsed Pinterest and came across a picture of some bookshelves made from crates. I knew I needed to have these in my home. And soon. You see, most […]

At home this weekend . . .

This time last year I was in Pennsylvania having fun (and also dying of nerves) at my first ever blogging conference. I decided not to go this year, although I would love to, and am a little sad to miss out, but also pleased to be here at home with my own little family. We […]

Healthy Living eBook Bundle Sale Is Coming! Over 34 books worth $300 for only $29!

I wanted to alert you all to an amazing sale that will begin this Monday. For 5 days only, 27 prominent Healthy Living authors have joined together to bundle 34 of their most popular eBooks, valued at just over $300, for the incredibly low price of $29. That’s only 87 cents per eBook! You’ll gain […]