3 Ways to Get Started with Young Living

3 Ways to Get Started with Young Living

So if you’ve followed our blog for any amount of time than you know that we use Young Living products for our home and personal care.  We were in need of an all natural, plant based, option to replace pretty much everything in our home and Young Living fit the...
Getting out of Overwhelmed

Getting out of Overwhelmed

Ya’ll we are so busy around here! Working, homesteading, raising kids, running a business…sometimes I’m not sure if I’m coming or going.  For a long time being busy also meant that I fell behind on things that are important to me, like taking...
Fighting the Winter Funk

Fighting the Winter Funk

Personally, I love winter.  I love snow and hot cocoa, curling up by the woodstove and reading, big pots of soup with crusty sourdough bread.  It all sounds wonderful to me but… Stuffy noses, grumpy attitudes, sore throats, and cabin fever also tend to appear...
Drink More Water

Drink More Water

Making sure to drink water though out the day has been the single most important way I maintain my health.  I know immediately when I haven’t had enough to drink, and I feel the effects (headache, tired, muscle aches) right away.  Today I am sharing my tips for...
Having Healthy Conversations with Kids

Having Healthy Conversations with Kids

As a science teacher, I sometimes need to talk about healthy living and making healthy choices with my students.  Getting kids, especially teenagers, comfortable talking about healthy eating, safe social choices, exercise isn’t easy but I’ve put together some...