I don’t want to care.

why choose healthy living

When it comes to health, I don’t want to care. I don’t want to appear neurotic or spend too much time preparing special food or too much money buying special things. I wrestle over the greater problems of the word and think about how small mine really are. “Just live,” people say. Yes. I’d like […]

12 Family Fun Night Ideas

12 family fun night ideas

One thing that has pulled my family together is having a regular family fun night. To tell you the truth, it is not as regular as I want it to be (every week), but having the intention of dedicating one night a week to a family fun night, means it happens more often than it […]

Vintage Remedies Skin Care Course


The Vintage Remedies Foundations of Botanical Skincare course is packed with information and practical tutorials. I have studied through a similar (now discontinued course) at Vintage Remedies and enjoyed it very much. In this course you will learn: a foundation of dermatology and skin physiology how to formulate your own skin care products why and how the skin […]

Health Benefits of Strawberries & 45 Strawberry Recipes


Strawberries are the favorite fruit of many. This delightfully sweet berry is not only delicious, it contains a number of health benefits. According to the Encylopedia of Healing Foods, strawberries are an excellent source of vitamins C and K, dietary fiber, and also a good source of manganese, pantothenic acid, vitamin B1, and iodine. Strawberries […]

Delightful Links for the Weekend


Some highlights of this week (from the top left, clockwise) – Discovering a yummy new tea (that has some caffeine) since I’m now allergic to coffee. – Playing with my youngest daughter’s hair. She’s always had very short, wispy hair. But, it’s growing and it’s neat to do different things with it. Although, none of […]

$300 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Great things happen when bloggers unite… like this giveaway, for instance. Are you ready to win a $300 Amazon Gift Card? We can hear your inner voice: “Well, duh! How do I enter?” Step 1: Click on the link below Amazon.com If you were to win the gift card, what would you purchase? Let us […]

5 Tips to Save Money on Real Food

frugal real food

You want to eat a real food diet, but it can get expensive! It can be so discouraging to stand in the grocery store and finagle with your finances to try to find ways to pay for everything you’d like to buy for your family. I’ve been there. Over the past few years, I’ve learned […]

Delightful Links for the Weekend

Don’t forget to check out the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle before it’s gone. It’s only avaialable until Monday. You get 82 ebooks, courses and printable sets plus more than $200 in bonuses! I’m going to share some of my favorites from the bundle below.  Links for this week: How to Make Washable Paint @ Life Your Way […]

Embracing Self-Care: Getting Some Rest

Enter His Rest

Today’s post is the final installment in our Embracing Self-Care Series. If you missed a post, you can find them all here. Be sure to check out the links to other’s posts on this topic below. If you look up the definition of rest on Dictionary.com you’ll find it defined as: 1. the refreshing quiet […]

Delightful Links for the Weekend


I hope you had a wonderful week. Today my family and I are spending the day with friends and I’m looking forward to getting some sunshine and good conversation! This week was a busy one and I didn’t do a lot of reading online. So, I only have a few links to share: Sharing Food […]