life

  • Attainable New Year Goals for the Family

    Oh hello 2018! It’s the New Year; time to make a fresh start. Forget about anything that wasn’t accomplished in 2017. It’s all about moving forward. I’m not the biggest fan of too many resolutions, however I do like to set a few attainable new year goals for the family. It’s fun to sit together […] Read more…

  • 529 College Savings Plan Saving for College

    Easy Ways to Save for College

    The holidays are here and it seems like money is flying out the door. Is there a money tree in the backyard? Everything from holiday gifts, home decor, food, travel expenses, planning next year’s vacation, donating to charity… the spending spree is never ending. Holiday spirit (or spending) is among us, but we can’t forget […] Read more…

life

  • Natural Hand Cleanser

    DIY Natural Hand Cleanser Spray Using Essential Oils

    I love sharing the many different ways to incorporate essential oils for healthier living! It’s so important to keep our immune system strong this time of year.  A big part of protecting yourself and family is to promote hand washing consistently throughout the day and using a natural hand cleanser spray. With the kids being at school […] Read more…

  • Why I Wash My Face with Honey

    Hey pass the honey please…Nope, not using to sweeten my tea, I’m over here washing my face with it. Sounds weird – right? A few months ago I posted a photo of my homemade honey face wash and got a lot of requests to share the recipe. Throughout my quest to eliminate toxic beauty products, […] Read more…

food

  • This Baked Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash is Keto approved and will rock your world! Fall and winter rolls around and I'm obsessed with cooking winter squash.

    Baked Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

    Never fails, fall and winter rolls around and winter squash is on heavy rotation. Butternut squash, Delicata squash, spaghetti squash and acorn squash are my favs and pair perfectly with all the fall spices -cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, allspice and ginger. Ya’ll this Baked Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash is gonna rock your world! I’ve had an […] Read more…

  • Nut Free Granola Bar Recipe Gluten-Free

    Nut-Free No Bake Granola Bar Recipe #glutenfree

    If you follow my weekly meal plans and recipe posts you’re familiar with my efforts to cook healthy food. I even talked about my recipe resolution on this post. Steering clear of of processed food as much as possible is not easy when it comes to packing school lunches and snacks. I’m always on the […] Read more…