• Natural Living

    Easy DIY Hand Sanitizer Using Essential Oils

    Learn how to make this easy diy hand sanitizer at home using common household ingredients and essential oils This month I wanted to focus on some things our family is doing to boost our immune system and be proactive with our health. So today I am sharing with you guys my easy diy hand sanitizer recipe! All of our local stores are completely sold out of things like hand sanitizer and soaps right now as people prepare in fear over the latest viral outbreak. It’s really rather alarming. Unfortunately, store bought hand sanitizers and soaps are filled with harsh toxic chemicals. These harmful ingredients actually effect our immune system in…

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    Gluten Free Strawberry Cobbler

    Gluten free strawberry cobbler is the perfect spring dessert or breakfast dish. Made with a sweet warm strawberry filling and a moist biscuit topping. Pair with your favorite ice cream for an irresistable treat. We recently went strawberry picking at a local organic farm nearby and managed to come home with over 13lbs of fresh strawberries. I think my husband is still processing the cost of it all and I tried to remind him it was more about the experience, but I’m not sure if he took the bait on that or not. So I quickly started brain storming what I could bake to help him forget all about his…

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    Dairy Free Creamy Chicken Soup

    Delicious and hearty dairy free creamy chicken soup is a healthy veggie packed soup, filled with all the right ingredients to make this soup a new family favorite in your home. Follow my tips bellow to make this easy any time meal. We have had a cold, wet and rainy week here in Texas which has forced the kids and I to be stuck indoors…yuk. Well, one of my favorite things to do when I literally have nothing else to do is cook, bake or ferment something in the kitchen. It just helps pass the time while still feeling productive. So after finishing up our left over chicken pot pie…

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    Chicken Coop Spray Using Essential Oils

    Since spring is almost here, today I wanted to share with you guys a really great remedy that I have for taking care of those pesky knats and flies that love to hang around the chicken coop and that’s my non toxic Chicken Coop Spray! This recipe uses some common essential oils and a few household items that most people already have on hand. It’s simple and easy to make, and perfect to have on hand while you’re out collecting eggs or feeding. Chicken Coop Spray So first gather together your items. You will need: 16oz spray bottle (we love these) Distilled White Vinegar Lemongrass Essential Oil Lemon Essential Oil…

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    Easy And Healthy Potato Soup

    Easy Hearty and healthy potato soup. This soup is perfect for the cool weather seasons. Loaded with heatlhy ingredients you can feel good about feeding it to your family. I am so excited to share this easy and healthy potato soup recipe with ya’ll today! We have had a great fall and winter in Texas this year. The weather has been really cool and we’ve even had some frost! Nothing helps me enjoy the cool winter months quite like a cozy home cooked meal. Also, is it just me, or does anyone else check the weather before they menu plan? It creates a nostalgia and I like it. If its…

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    Dairy Free Chocolate Peppermint Bark

    Dairy free chocolate peppermint bark. Seriously so good. I’m not usually a hard candy kind of person, but these have become one of my new favorites to make around Christmas time. They are chocolatey, with a subtle taste of peppermint and a little hint coconut. Simply delightful. Really. They’re also easy to make. Are you starting to notice a pattern with my recipe’s? With 4 kids, I sure do appreciate an easy recipe! In this recipe I used dairy free chocolate chips, but I do intend to try and make the chocolate bark with cacao powder too, so stay tuned for that. I like using cacao powder as much as…

  • Health

    Fermented Honey Garlic

    I’m sharing a great wellness recipe today to help boost your family’s immune system this fall. Fermented honey garlic! I’m constantly looking for ways to help my family stay healthy, especially during the fall and winter seasons when the flu seems to run rampant. The recipe I’m sharing today is a great one to keep on hand year around, as its benefits are seemingly endless! With Honey Fermented Garlic you can make dressing, marinades, cook with it, add your garlic to any meal or just eat them whole! The Benefits of Fermented Honey Garlic Let’s do a quick run through on the benefits of fermented garlic honey, just so you…

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    Healthy Dairy Free White Chicken Chili

    Today I am sharing one of my kids favorite meals. Healthy dairy free white chicken chili. This super simple recipe, is one that stays on rotation in our house, especially during the cool seasons. My healthy dairy free white chicken chili recipe is loaded with lots of health benefits. Made from dried beans with homemade bone broth, fresh cut peppers, coconut milk and pastured chicken, this meal is perfect for boosting the immune system and healing the gut. I like to make this in big batches and freeze it, or have it made on Fridays for us to eat on all weekend. Its simple to make, and oh so delicious!…

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    Dairy Free Peanut Butter Cups

    Dairy free peanut butter cups that are healthy. Can there be such a thing? And who doesn’t love peanut butter cups? My goodness, I think they might be one of my favorite treats. As a kid I always looked forward to the Reese’s egg shaped peanut butter cups. They always tasted better to me, ha. Then my mom started making peanut butter balls around Christmas time every year, and they were SO GOOD but SO labor intensive. We all had to chip in to make those. There was rolling time, and chilling time, and dipping time. As a kid that was so fun, but now that I’m a mom it…

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    Easy Paleo Pie Crust

    5 Ingredient Easy Paleo Pie Crust Just in time for the holidays, today I’m sharing my super easy and delicious 5 ingredient paleo pie crust! When looking for a pie crust recipe they all seemed to be kind of complicated. Multiple steps or ingredients etc. As I began planning our Thanksgiving menu for this year, the thought of a complicated pie crust recipe sounded daunting. Ha! With everything else being made from scratch, I didn’t want to add more work by using an over complicated pie crust recipe. Well one easy chocolate peanut butter pie later, I was able to create this simple little recipe that turned out delicious with…