Have you been hearing a lot about unknown toxins in your home and are wondering what people are talking about? You clean your home, sanitize everything, you even burn good smelling candles… how can your home be filled with toxins? There is so much to learn when you dive into the world of toxic-free living. […]
I love scents, I just love them. Candles, wax burners, detergent, dryer sheets. But I found that I was using dryer sheets more often than not. And as many of us know, dryer sheets emit strong harmful chemicals into the air, and essentially, right up your family’s nostrils as they put their clothes on. While […]
Homesteadin’ ain’t easy, and us Homesteadin’ Mamas have our plates over-flowing. You’re overwhelmed, exhausted, and it seems day by day your hair is getting a little more of those wisdom highlights your mama warned you about! But there are some things we can do to help simplify our crazy, lifestyle just a bit!
Aromatherapy is very common and has been practiced for a very long time. Using aromatherapy goes much farther than simply making your bathroom smell like lavender. In this post I share some of the basics of aromatherapy and its practical applications on the homestead.
Are you ready to invest in some cast iron cookware but are a little intimidated by all the rules & upkeep? The good news is cast iron isn’t as fragile or difficult to maintain as you might have heard! With just a few easy steps, you can enjoy a lifetime of tasty meals from your […]
The internet is such an awesome resource – blogs, videos, professional resources, all at your finger tips to learn about any subject you want. I was recently introduced to an invaluable resource for gardeners, both new and seasoned. Rick Stone, the writer behind the popular gardening blog, OurStoneyAcres.com, has an awesome Online Gardening School! Rick […]