Toxic Personal Care Products
Natural Living

What’s in Your Personal Care Products and How to Switch without Being Overwhelmed

You use them everyday, but do you know what’s in your personal care products? Today’s post explores that question and how you can find natural products without being overwhelmed by tons of information. According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), American women use an average of 12 personal care products containing 168 chemicals each day. …

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Homemaking Natural Living Simple Living

How to Simplify Your Kitchen to Make Cooking Real Food Easier

On the surface, cooking from scratch and providing your family with real food can seem overwhelming. Not only can it end up being more time-consuming than buying things premade, but if you’re new to this way of life, you’re probably learning about a lot of new things. There are so many things you can learn: …

More Whole Foods in Diet
Frugal Living

How to Incorporate Whole Foods into Your Diet

Today I’m going to dive deeper into the subject of starting a real food/whole food diet. Specifically, we’re going to talk about how to incorporate whole foods into your diet. In this post, I’ll share my favorite tips to gradually switch your cooking over to fewer ingredients, how to not get discouraged on your healthy …

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Food-Based Christmas Gifts Everyone will Love

For the next installment of our Simplifying Christmas series, I’m going to talk about simple gifts you have make and give: food! Food-based gifts are awesome, especially if you or the person your giving them too prefer to be more minimal and not have a ton of extra stuff around their house. Since food is …

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Liturgical Living Simple Living

Liturgical Living in Advent (When You Feel Like You Don’t Have Time)

Liturgical Living is something I’ve been really getting into lately. While I am decidedly not the greatest at it (I just got my advent candles out tonight and still don’t have a wreath for them), there is a lot a beauty in bringing the rhythms and rituals of the church into your home. I know …