Why Safe Skincare is Important

Did you know that the United States has not passed a major federal law to regulate the safety of ingredients used in personal care products since 1938? Or that most beauty products are not regulated at all? No safety testing is required before going to market? The Food and Drug Administration (the agency that regulates cosmetics in the United States) allows companies to use chemicals known to be extremely harmful (including ingredients that have been linked to cancer, reproductive issues, and endocrine disruption) in the products we put on our bodies and on our kids’ bodies every single day, day...

Healthy & Natural Black Friday Deals

There are some amazing healthy living deals today. Here are the ones I know about! I’ll update as I receive new information. This post contains affiliate links. Which means I will earn a small commission if you choose to make a purchase after clicking on one of the links. Your price stays the same. Thanks for your support! Natural Beauty & Skin Care There are so many excellent natural beauty deals this weekend! Kahina Giving Beauty Discovery Box from Beauty Heroes Image via Beauty Heroes This luxurious Beauty Discovery Box includes a full-size Moroccan Beldi Soap in Rose or Eucalyptus,...

100 Percent Pure Make Up

This post contains affiliate links. I am an affiliate for 100% Pure because I am excited about non-toxic products! As you likely know, there are many toxins and chemicals found in conventional makeup products. Some of the worst offenders include lipstick (which often contains lead) and foundations/face cream (which are particularly bad because they cover such a large area of skin and the undesirable ingredients soak right in…eventually ending up in the bloodstream). I’m always on the lookout for natural options. And not just ones that “claim” to be natural, but really aren’t! Sidenote: did you know that cosmetics don’t...

How to Give Unique Natural & Healthy Beauty Gifts

Do you share natural beauty gifts with your friends & family? Having learned the benefits of a living naturally and seeking to be as toxin-free as possible in my own life I understand what it’s like to want to share the natural living process with those that I love. It often seems that so many people are looking for convenience over quality these days. So it can be difficult to share what you know about healthy living with others without coming across as, well, a “know it all”. One of the best ways to introduce friends and family to natural...

Do you Know the Different Colors & Types of Salt?

Do you know the different Colors & Types of Salt? | aDeligtfulHome.com
Salt a necessary part of our lives, due to it’s health benefits is available in all kinds of shapes, sizes and colors.It’s necessary for the body to function properly because salt aids the nervous system in sending and receiving information to the brain, but it’s got so many other health benefits as well. Salt comes in a variety of sizes, shapes, and colors. It’s found in every corner of the globe and is used in cooking, pickling, water filtration, and even the making of icecream. Yummo! With the abundance of salt in the world and the many useful benefits it provides...

Best Natural Toothpaste Options

Have you ever flipped over your toothpaste tube and read the warning on the back? The first time I did it, I was surprised and confused. Most conventional toothpaste say something like this: “Keep out of reach of children under 6 years of age. If more than used for brushing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact poison control center right away.” Wait, what? Why am I putting this in my mouth every day? And why am I giving it to my kids (older than 6) to put in their mouths every day? Some of the worst ingredients in...

25+ Healthy Real Foods Recipes for Thanksgiving

25+ Healthy Real Foods Recipes for Thanksgiving | aDelightfulHome.com
We’re just weeks away from Thanksgiving. It can be one of the best meals of the year. But when you only eat real food, and have food allergies it can be a troublesome time finding recipes that help you stay on track, but still allows you to eat the foods you love. That’s why I wanted to bring you this real foods Thanksgiving round-up. Whether you are looking to go gluten-free, or meat free, you’ll find plenty of options for every part of the Thanksgiving meal plan.  Don’t forget to check out my 15 Pumpkin Dessert Recipes Round-Up from last month....

Roasted Root Vegetables (Plus Allergen-Free Holiday Recipes!)

This post contains affiliate links Sticking with a strict diet through the holidays sounds like no fun to me. But sometimes it’s necessary. As someone who has struggled with multiple food allergies, and tried to continue healing diets through the holiday season, I know how difficult it can be. Sometimes you just want to indulge, ya know? But when I do, I usually pay for it. That is why I am so excited that Jaclyn from The Family That Heals Together has created a healthy holiday recipe book, full of grain-free, gut-healing foods that you can enjoy for every celebration! I’m so...

10 Awesome Truths about the Amazing Benefits of Healthy Salt

10 Awesome Truths about the Benefits of Healthy Salt | aDelightfulHome.com
Did you know that there are benefits of healthy salt intake? Yes, I’m sure you’ve heard it said that too much salt is unhealthy. I’m sure you’ve been warned that sodium levels that are too high can be dangerous for your overall health. Truth be told, too much of anything isn’t good for you, so why would be surprised that too much sodium would be. By the same token, if your body has a sodium deficiency your body is also at risk. Sodium is a naturally occurring element and is necessary for the human body to function properly. The key is...