I absolutely love the atmosphere created by candlelight; romantic, soothing and peaceful. However I do not like the chemical smell most candles have. Plus learning that most store-bought candles actually release toxins into the air along with possible carcinogens in their sweet smell kind of depleted the romantic and peaceful atmosphere. As I researched I was… Continue reading Herb Infused Beeswax Candles
Fruit snacks and gummy bears seem like an iconic childhood snack. As a special treat we have occasionally gotten the ones made with real fruit juice and my kiddos love them. They are a fun treat, but we definitely don’t get them often as I like to try and give my kiddos snacks that have… Continue reading Fruity Vitamin C Gummy Bears
Troubles with the tummy are something that my kiddos have struggled with a bit through the years. This of course has led us to lots of research on natural ways to support this area. Probiotics and enzymes are always important and DiGize oil has been amazing, but I was finding that they needed additional support to get things moving gently… Continue reading Tummy Chews
When our youngest was born she was just as beautiful and perfect as our other two and we couldn’t have been happier. However, we were rather shocked when a few weeks after she was born she started crying one night…and wouldn’t stop. We did everything. Rocking, walking, burping, nursing, check diaper and nothing seemed to… Continue reading When Baby Keeps Crying..
Fall seems to have peeked around the corner and showed itself a little early this year. While we were surprised, I can’t say it was not wanted as there are so many things about fall that I welcome as an old friend. Firing up the woodstove for the first time and feeling the cozy warmth that… Continue reading Berry C Tea
I am somewhat of a coffee lover. Knowing though some of the negatives of coffee I have worked to find better options for my family. I started by learning how to home roast my coffee which you can learn about here. The next step though was the additions put into coffee. I love a splash… Continue reading Homemade Coffee Syrups
Do you drink kombucha? Kombucha, sometimes called mushroom tea, is a freshly brewed sweet tea that is fermented with the aid of a scoby. Scoby stands for symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast. After about a week of fermenting the tea is then strained off from the scoby and then can be drank as is or… Continue reading Herbal Kombucha