Sweet juicy pears, spicy cinnamon, smooth maple syrup and sweet luscious honey. Put these all together and you have a canned pear that captures the very essence of the season in a sweet, spicy and subtle way. Put them through the canner and you have these beauties to look forward to all winter long. That… Continue reading Cinnamon ‘Pear’adise.
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..
Nut butters are a great source of protein and a staple in many pantries including ours! It makes such a quick and easy snack or meal and contributes to so many great recipes! The problem with many store bought varieties is that they can be loaded with additional ingredients, such as hydrogenated oils and unnecessary sweeteners, that I prefer… Continue reading Homemade Nut Butter
The idea for this cookie was one I was super excited about and took a little more kitchen experimenting than I expected. The results though were better than I had imagined they would be! These cookies are like a little melt-in-your-mouth cookie truffle that doubles as a healthy protein snack. They have a slightly crisp outside with… Continue reading Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Cookies
I love experimenting with new flavors of healthy snacks for my family! Originally I posted this recipe on my blog years ago as an apple spice cookie and then added a double chocolate and double chocolate peppermint version. We love these cookies and they were definitely a popular post on my blog! While I was… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice “Roll Ball” Cookies
Have you ever used an essential oil and wondered why you seemed to get an allergic type reaction? Sometimes upon beginning with essential oils people will experience reactions including rashes, headaches and fatigue and worry that they are allergic to the oils and quit. The exciting news is that these are not allergic reactions… Continue reading Dealing with Detox