Herb Profile: Marshmallow Root

Herb Profile- Marshmallow Root Uses and Benefits

Marshmallow Root is an herb that has been around for centuries. In fact, it was mentioned in Homer's Iliad (written 2800 years ago). It was used in ancient Greek and Indian cultures for its healing … [Read more...]

Greek Meatballs

Greek Meatballs with Tzatziki Sauce- super simple and delicious kid appreoved recipe

When my husband and I first started dating (after walking across the country together... really), we had the chance to travel around Europe a little. We tried as many new cuisines as we could, and one … [Read more...]

How to Make Lotion Bar Sticks

How to Make Lotion Bar Stics - amazing moisturizer for skin and easy to use

What Are Lotion Bars? Lotion bars are a very moisturizing body lotion in solid form. They look like a bar of soap but are used on dry skin. My original lotion bars recipe is one of my more popular … [Read more...]

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons Recipe

We love all things coconut at our house. We have 101 ways to use coconut oil (including in homemade toothpaste, coffee, homemade lotion bars and more). I use coconut oil in baking, roasting, … [Read more...]

9 Natural Remedies for Mastitis

9 Natural Remedies for Mastitis

A recent 18 hour car ride with all five children (yes, we might be crazy) left me with a case of mastitis. The baby was pretty happy in the car and when the kids are happy, we drive. The first … [Read more...]

Bacon Apple Chicken

Bacon and Apple Barbecue Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe

This bacon apple chicken is a favorite recipe at our house. I like that it is simple to make and can cook in the slow cooker during the day. My husband and kids like  the taste. Fresh apples and … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Consume More Probiotics

5 Ways to Consume More Probiotics without taking a supplement

 The human body has more bacterial cells that human cells and a large part of these live in the digestive system. New research is constantly showing the relationship of gut bacteria to many aspects of … [Read more...]

Natural Toothbrush Review

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I write a lot about oral health because it is an integral part of overall health and wellness. In my journey to find the best options for our family to improve oral health, I've created some DIY … [Read more...]

Placenta Pot Roast

Placenta Pot Roast Recipe

Disclaimer: This was an April Fools Joke. Please do not attempt to make pot roast out of placenta! Today, I'm sharing an unusual recipe... Giving birth is taxing on a woman's body but the birthing … [Read more...]