Green Living

why i cloth diaper

WHY on EARTH would someone cloth diaper?? The very question I get regularly and that I even asked myself in the first weeks with my first child. I have many people remark "I could just never do that", "I don't want to touch poop", "it seems so gross", or "I don't have time". All very… Continue reading why i cloth diaper

Health, holistic remedies

homemade bone broth & bone broth benefits

BONE BROTH.... It sounds so weird & creepy but it has become one of my absolute favorite natural remedies for gut healing and healthy digestion. I'm going to share what the benefits of bone broth are, as well as my favorite homemade recipe. What is Bone Broth? Bone broth is a broth made from the… Continue reading homemade bone broth & bone broth benefits

Health, holistic remedies

a natural “flu shot” & staying healthy during flu season

It's that time - flu season. If you're lucky like my family you've probably already had the flu once or twice. Luckily, there is a natural way to help boost your immune system and prevent yourself from catching the flu! If you've already caught the flu - there is also a natural way of getting… Continue reading a natural “flu shot” & staying healthy during flu season

Health, Nutrition

how removing sugar from my diet revitalized my health

  Sugar. Everyones best friend, everyones favorite enemy. Sugar is an enemy to our bodies, and yet, most of us eat it all day every day! I'm the stereotypical girl who feels like she needs sugar on a bad day. I was in the midst of what felt like a million health problems and I… Continue reading how removing sugar from my diet revitalized my health

Health

my health journey; the full story

Okay, so I don't think I've ever really taken the time to share the full story of my health journey. This is definitely going to be a "read" so this is only for those who are truly interested :). I've always had a taste for healthy food. Even as a child a preferred a smoothie… Continue reading my health journey; the full story

Health

27 ways I use coconut on a daily basis

OKAY. I looooove coconut. It's interesting because growing up I was put off by the taste and texture of coconut and hated coconut oil. But slowly over the past 3-4 years I have found progressively more uses for coconut in every day life. I love coconut because it is a natural, sustainable resource. It is… Continue reading 27 ways I use coconut on a daily basis

Food

quinoa stuffed roasted peppers

I am always looking for meals that are high in plant-based protein! My husband is big on hitting the gym, and always asking me to provide some more protein for him after a good work out. I love beans, BUT I always worry if they are going to provide what I need, since they are… Continue reading quinoa stuffed roasted peppers

Food

plant-based protein pumpkin muffins

Pumpkin is a delicious & nutrient packed fruit! (yes, pumpkin is technically a fruit). This superfood is high in fiber, helps you to feel full, improves your blood pressure & heart health, and even helps you to sleep better! I always struggle to get enough protein in, so I added some of Sunwarrior's Plant-based Protein… Continue reading plant-based protein pumpkin muffins