Unique Uses for Baking Soda You Might Not Have Thought Of

Unique Uses for Baking Soda

How often do you use baking soda? Probably just to bake. Did you, however, know that baking soda has many more uses and not just as baking powder? Baking soda, also called sodium bicarbonate is an essential alkali that makes our lives so much easier. It is cost effective and has myriad uses around the […]

My Natural Living Show on Periscope!

natural living for beginners periscope

I bit the bullet and started a show on Periscope. If you don’t know about Persicope, it’s an app you can download to your phone and use to watch live broadcasts (or start a broadcast yourself). My show is all about natural living. In fact, it’s actually about natural living for beginners. I know how […]

Creating a Grace-filled Morning Routine

creating a grace-filled morning routine

I had plans. Many plans. I was going to rise before the sun and pursue my dreams and passions. I was going to study my Bible, pray, and exercise. My mornings were getting a makeover. But then . . . One of my children began to suffer with some extreme difficulties. One of the worst times […]

Vibrant Living Challenge Update (Plus LAST CHANCE to win a Fit Bit & 4-Month Supply of Supplements

greens and smoothie - a delightful home

A few weeks ago I mentioned participating in the Vibrant Living Challenge. I wanted to give you a quick update on how it’s going. Highlights So far, my favorite aspects of the Vibrant Living Challenge have been adding greens to my smoothies regularly and exercising more consistently. I found these two steps to be fairly […]

Giveaway: $1000 Shopping Spree to Thrive Market!

thrive market giveaway

Have I ever mentioned how much I dislike shopping? (In-store shopping that is. Online shopping is much more enjoyable.) One reason I dislike it so much is that it takes such a great amount of time! And I don’t have much of that to spare these days. I also don’t care much for lines, crowds, […]

How long does it take to feel healthy?

how long does it take to feel healthy

DON’T MISS THE GIVEAWAY BELOW! Whether you’ve felt unhealthy for a while or just come off a vacation where you over-indulged a little too much, life can be tough when you’re not feeling your best. As many of you know, I experienced some difficulties with my health last year. I didn’t have enough energy for […]

Enjoy Your Pool With These Earth-Friendly, Money-Saving Tips

earth friendly pool care

As temperatures heat up, so do our monthly bills — we run the AC all day, water the lawn more often, and if you’re lucky enough to have a pool, well, that costs money (and resources) too. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to make pool maintenance more eco-friendly and cost-effective, so you’ll […]

Strawberry-Lime Gummies Recipe

homemade strawberry lime gummies

Homemade gummies are a delicious treat. They are easy to make and taste great. Plus, these particular gummies have the benefits of beef gelatin, which is gut healing and nourishing to the body in many ways (see more of the health benefits of gelatin here.) I know that gummies made with beef gelatin sounds pretty […]

The Health Benefits of Gelatin

health benefits gelatin

Gelatin is part of my daily healthy living routine. I started consuming gelatin on a regular basis because of it’s effectiveness in healing the gut, but have continued because of it’s many other benefits. Some of the benefits of eating gelatin include: improved bone health joint recovery improved skin, hair, and nails (stronger and shinier!) […]

Healing from Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis {My Best Tips}

Healing from Hashimoto's

Over the past two years, I have been on a healing journey. It started with me sick in bed for ten days with shingles. It then moved on to a Hashimoto’s diagnosis and multiple food allergies. From there I’ve been steadily climbing up out of the pit. It’s been hard. And slower than I’d like. But […]