Healthy Living Made Super Easy!

We all want to make better health and lifestyle decisions for ourselves and those we love. We want to lose some weight, viagra order have more energy, hospital use greener products, create nutritious meals for our families, get fit, and feel confident that we’re doing all we can to prevent serious diseases. But it’s so […]

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

It’s been awhile since I’ve shared a recipe with you all, so I thought I’d write about this yummy breakfast treat that we’ve been eating quite often around here lately!  It’s super simple and relatively healthy! To make this you’ll need: 3 cups old fashioned oats 3/4 cup unbleached all purpose flour 3/4 cup whole […]

The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle Sale is BACK! Don’t Miss It!

By popular demand, 100+ homemaking bloggers are bringing back The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle, and it’s better than ever! The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is a complete library of great eBooks on homemaking—a truly valuable knowledge base you’ll use for many years to come. Unlike a library, though, you don’t have to spend years building it up. […]

FREE Printable Kitchen Conversion Charts

If you are anything like me, you will often find yourself scratching your head and running to the computer to search for information on just how many teaspoons make a larger measurement for a recipe.  For someone who bakes as much as I do, this can often become frustrating and make my baking or cooking […]

The Benefits of Family Meals {and a Giveaway!}

Derivative of “Day 17|Saying Grace” by Mayr, used by CCBY Today’s society is all about being as busy as humanly possible.  There are activities, events, games, fundraisers, parties, playdates, and more.  The list grows more than unreasonably long and families end up rushing around from one thing to the next, barely seeing each other, never […]

A Year of Growth

In the last year, there have been several changes in my life.  Some changes were big, some were small, but they all have had a big impact on me.  Growth and change came in several fashions and as I look back, I can’t help but marvel at them all. I turned 30. I had a […]

Maple Cinnamon Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Last week, I showed you how to make and store pumpkin puree and I said that you should save the icky gunk that you scrape out of the pumpkin.  Here is a yummy reason why: Roasted pumpkin seeds!  A great healthy (and delicious) snack! These are super simple and don’t take long at all to […]

How to Make and Store Pumpkin Puree

I adore pumpkin.  It’s one of my most favorite things about fall.  Pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin frappuccinos—mmm, mmm, mmm.  I even have a Pinterest board dedicated to this wonderful food. To make all of those yummy treats you need one common ingredient: pumpkin puree.  While I do utilize the canned variety available […]

Making Maple Candy {Guest Post}

I have a fond childhood memory of going to the health food store with my mom and buying a little package of maple sugar leaves. They were so sweet and creamy, drug just a little nibble at a time satisfied. I decided to look up a recipe to use with my own kids and was […]

Poppins Book Nook #6: Once Upon a Time

Welcome to this month’s Poppins Book Nook! This month’s theme is one beloved by one and all–fairy tales!  Can I tell you how VERY hard it was to choose just ONE book for this post?!  There are so many wonderful tales out there, full of magic and wonder, mischief and adventure that a person could […]