Since becoming more conscious about the chemicals I am using around my house and putting into my body, I have started to read ingredient labels like it’s my job. Have you ever stopped to read these labels? There are so many things on them I can’t pronounce and I honestly have no clue what they […]
This post digs deep into how essential oils can help you lose weight. You’ll find 8 recipes with research-backed case studies on how you can start reducing your food cravings and unnecessary intake using essential oils.
We were wonderfully created, and we have sweat glands for a reason. Our bodies get rid of toxins through our sweat as well as regulate core temperature. So, why do we add products that block this from happening? Add to this the fact that we absorb whatever is put on our skin, and the idea […]
Why is it when we think about taking breaks or rest or relaxation, some of us feel guilty? Or some don’t find it necessary. In order to be productive we must take time to recharge and recoup. During a recent photo challenge that I put together on our Instagram page, one of the word prompts […]
If you’ve visited The Farmer’s Lamp before, you know where we stand on the GMO issue. But why do we feel this way? One of the first things I say when I’m asked to speak about the GMO issue is this: “I don’t care if everyone agrees with me or not. I’m not here to […]
As a family who loves meat, but seeks to raise animals in a way that honors their life, we try to use as much of the animal as possible. For instance, when we butcher our chickens, the cleaned feet go in the stock pot, and the feathers go into our compost pile. From our pig, […]