Why How You Should Compost

Why You Should Compost and How To Get Started

Why You Should Compost Once you finish that apple or banana, what do you do with the core or the peel?  Most often, it either goes in the trash or down the garbage disposal.  The problem with putting food scraps in to the trash is they head to the landfill and decompose anaerobically (without oxygen) […]

Unique gift ideas

Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

What Does Mom Really Want? Unique Mother’s Day gifts, that’s what we want!  My husband recently asked me what I would like for Mother’s Day this year.  I’m a pretty simple girl, I don’t wear much jewelry or makeup and my wardrobe is pretty much the same week to week.  I’m lots of fun though, […]

eggshells to scrub pots, many uses for eggshells

10 Practical Uses for Eggshells!

** Disclaimer: I am a Norwex Independent Sales Consultant, I will be compensated if you purchase products linked in this post ** Do you ever find yourself wondering what to do with that pile of leftover eggshells?  I’m not talking about the couple left from the scrambled eggs you just made.  I’m talking about that big breakfast […]

bees buzzing around hive

The Population of Bees is Declining – 7 Ways You Can Help

What’s All The Buzz About? Could you live without apples or strawberries or blueberries or cherries or squash?  What about legumes or nuts?  My kids would be more than happy without squash but definitely not the others.  All this deliciousness comes to life as a direct result of the work of bees.  The population of […]

Born Chemical Free

3 Ways to Reduce Chemical Exposure in Your Home

We All Start Out Chemical Free, Don’t We? After our son was born, I found myself thinking how “clean” his little body was, well, aside from all the diapers we were changing.  How could I keep him alive without “polluting” him?  I hit up Google and asked “how to keep hazardous chemicals out of a […]