Delightful Links for the Weekend

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I’ve been attending a fitness class at the dojo where my son takes martial arts. I saw the above quote on the wall and thought how true it was. Neither success or failure are forever, all we can do is continue to step forward in courage. Sometimes the bravest words we can say are, “I’ll keep […]

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80 Vegetable Side Dish Recipes {and a Challenge Update}

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As we strive to increase our intake of vegetables during the vegetable eating challenge (and beyond), it becomes necessary to plan out meals and side dishes in a little more detail. No more adding a token amount of warmed up frozen veggies to our plates as an after thought. No! We are intentionally making vegetables a part […]

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3 Ways to Use Vanilla Beans

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Vanilla beans are fun to use for a variety of projects. They are a wonderful addition to foods as well as natural body care products. Simply cut the vanilla beans open lengthwise and scrape out the seeds inside. The seeds can be used in all manner of baked goods, ice cream, and other delectable desserts. […]

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Stress-Free Homemaking {FREE Gift for You}

Hop straight to the eCourse here: 4 Simple Steps to Stress-Free Homemaking! Are you tired of getting behind on laundry? (Yes!!!) Do you struggle to keep your kitchen clean? (Um, every day!) Does the dinner hour have you harried? (Frequently) If so, you cannot miss a FREE 4-part mini eCourse that is available for a […]

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Online Resources for Healthy Shopping

Online Shopping for Healthy Living Resources

The internet has made shopping for healthy food (and other health-enhancing products) much easier. And less expensive. A number of years ago I lived in a small town in the mountains of Colorado; I did much of my shopping through Amazon. It was so nice to be able to get the stuff I needed without […]

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Mountain Rose Herbs

Mountain Rose Herbs

Below you will find a list of items suggested in my eBook, Simple scrubs to Make and Give. All of these are available at Mountain Rose Herbs. I’ve been purchasing from Mountain Rose Herbs for at least six years now. They are an excellent resource for all ingredients need in preparing home remedies and natural skin […]

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Delightful Links for the Weekend

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I hope you had a wonderful week! Mine was full of plans and preparations for more veggie eating! Here are some of my favorite reads from this week: How gratitude affects the human body @ The Huffington Post What we consume determines the life we live @ Becoming Minimalist Beauty in what remains (a different […]

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7 Ways to Eat More Veggies (Plus Veggie Challenge Update!)

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I am thrilled to see so many of you joining me for the Vegetable Eating Challenge! It’s much more fun to do this with friends! I find eating veggies one of the hardest habits to stick with. I’m not sure why. Maybe it’s because of the multiple steps involved in preparing them or perhaps it’s […]

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Save on Pantry Items, Body Care, and Supplements at Vitacost

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Vitacost is a fantastic resource for those wanting to purchase supplements, healthier convenience foods, natural body care supplies, and more. I’ve been shopping with Vitacost for years now and often find their prices to be the cheapest on the web (not always, but quite frequently). Vitacost Discount Code Sign up for a Vitacost account using my referral code […]

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Save on Healthy Living Products at Pure Formulas

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I only discovered Pure Formulas last year, but have already ordered at least three huge orders! Why I love Pure Formulas: Here are the top few reasons I love Pure Formulas Awesome Selection Pure Formulas offers an amazing variety of products. They even have specialty stores including a Pet Store, Beauty Store, Fitness Store, and Food […]

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