3 Reasons I’m a Fan of Grove Collaborative

Have you heard of Grove Collaborative? I order all of my household cleaning products from there – laundry detergent, dish soap, hand soap, etc. Here’s why I’ve chosen to use it as my go-to source for all of my household necessities: Discover new non-toxic products – right now I’m using Molly’s Suds for my laundry […]

One Simple Way to Take Better Care of Your Family’s Health

  My family’s health has always been very important to me. I’m always reading and strategizing about things that I can do to make sure they get proper nutrition and keep their immune systems strong. There are many, many reasons why processed foods are toxic to the body, and I’ve done my best to eliminate […]

That Time We Ate 40 Boxes of Pop Tarts

I’ll spare you the lengthy details, but a couple years after our marriage, I discovered the world of coupons. I’m not talking about getting a dollar off something we normally bought. I’m talking about checking out with a whole cart full of groceries and having them owe me money at the end. I was good […]

Natural Makeup That Works For Me

I haven’t worn makeup for almost 2 years. When I was in high school or college I would have died to even go out of the house without makeup.  Once I got married I relaxed a little bit, but I still would NEVER go to church without makeup. Then when I began having all sorts […]

Peanut Butter Banana Protein Smoothie

If you’re looking for a quick and tasty breakfast, try this Peanut Butter Banana Protein Smoothie. Kid approved! Ingredients: 1 banana 2 T natural peanut butter 2/3 cup Greek yogurt, plain yogurt, or vanilla yogurt Milk (optional) Directions: In a blender add in the banana, pb, and yogurt. Blend until smooth. If it is too […]

Strawberry Overnight Oatmeal

I don’t know about you, but breakfast is one of the hardest meals to prepare at our house.  It seems like by the time I get everything made and cleaned up it’s almost time for lunch.  Preparing this strawberry overnight oatmeal the night before will mean you have breakfast ready to go in the morning!  […]