From My Kitchen

Morning Detox Drink Roundup…

Awesome collection of morning detox drinks!

So I love coffee. Really, I do - I promise. But I've found something lately that has kind of taken up the spot of Favorite Morning Drink. It tastes nothing like

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For the Family

Quick Tip: Take a Minute to Love…

Take a minute to love yourself- try this tip!

While this is a quick tip, it was 34 years before I tried this. It impacted me so much that I had to share it with you. I can't remember where it was that I first read

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Frugalities

10 Quick & Easy No-Heat Curl…

10 Quick and Easy ways to curl your hair - without HEAT!

I was visiting with my remarkably lovely friend Sharon a while back, and we got onto the subject of curling hair without heat. As it turns out, there are really so

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Natural Care

10 Quick & Easy No-Heat Curl…

10 Quick and Easy ways to curl your hair - without HEAT!

I was visiting with my remarkably lovely friend Sharon a while back, and we got onto the subject of curling hair without heat. As it turns out, there are really so

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From The Heart

Quick Tip: Take a Minute to Love…

Take a minute to love yourself- try this tip!

While this is a quick tip, it was 34 years before I tried this. It impacted me so much that I had to share it with you. I can't remember where it was that I first read

...more from the heart

Savoring Saturdays

Blueberry Pineapple Smoothies,…

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Recent Posts

Blueberry Pineapple Smoothies, Tropical Electrolyte Drinks, and more!

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  Hello there! It's time for this week's Savoring Saturdays! How was your week?? Savoring Saturdays is hosted by: Be sure to follow all of your Savoring Saturdays hosts in some way! :) Also, be sure to follow the Savoring Saturdays Pinterest board, where all of the posts which fit the qualifications will be pinned. Follow Raia Torn's board Savoring Saturdays Link Party on Pinterest. My Favorite Post from Last Week: Homemade Tropical Electrolyte Drink from Recipes … [Read More...]

Morning Detox Drink Roundup

Awesome collection of morning detox drinks!

So I love coffee. Really, I do - I promise. But I've found something lately that has kind of taken up the spot of Favorite Morning Drink. It tastes nothing like coffee! It is warm, but not quite in the same way. But after drinking this morning detox drink for the last few months, I have found it gives me energy and the ingredients help to naturally cleanse my body - and I am addicted. Probably not quite as much as coffee, my love for coffee is the stuff sonnets are made of. ;) But it's my … [Read More...]

Chocolate Mint Brownies, Sweet Potato Skillet, and more!

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  Hello there! It's time for this week's Savoring Saturdays! How was your week?? Savoring Saturdays is hosted by: Be sure to follow all of your Savoring Saturdays hosts in some way! :) Also, be sure to follow the Savoring Saturdays Pinterest board, where all of the posts which fit the qualifications will be pinned. Follow Raia Torn's board Savoring Saturdays Link Party on Pinterest. My Favorite Post from Last Week: Sweet Potato Skillet with Bacon and Greens from … [Read More...]

Nourishing Chicken and Broccoli

Creamy, nourishing chicken and broccoli - what a great way to use the whole chicken!

Chicken and broccoli make a great team, don't you think? This particular recipe takes a little advance preparation by roasting a chicken in the crock pot, but in the end you'll wind up with a healthy chicken dish that takes advantage of every single part of your chicken! This recipe incorporates the flavorful taste of a roasted chicken, the health benefits of broccoli, as well as a secret ingredient that has been nourishing people for millennia - homemade gravy! Let's get … [Read More...]

Paleo Coconut Secret Bars, 27 Indoor Activities, and more!

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  Hello there! It's time for this week's Savoring Saturdays! How was your week?? Savoring Saturdays is hosted by: Be sure to follow all of your Savoring Saturdays hosts in some way! :) Also, be sure to follow the Savoring Saturdays Pinterest board, where all of the posts which fit the qualifications will be pinned. Follow Raia Torn's board Savoring Saturdays Link Party on Pinterest. My Favorite Post from Last Week: 27 Easy Indoor Activities You Can Do at Home … [Read More...]

Quick Tip: Take a Minute to Love Yourself

Take a minute to love yourself- try this tip!

While this is a quick tip, it was 34 years before I tried this. It impacted me so much that I had to share it with you. I can't remember where it was that I first read about doing this, and that's a shame, because I would love to give credit to the person who introduced this little activity into my life. Let's just say I'm grateful for this quick little tip that for some reason, is life-changing. It's going to sound so simple, but it was actually pretty hard for me to do. Ready? Here … [Read More...]

Fudgey Brownie Bites and more!

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  Hello there! It's time for this week's Savoring Saturdays! How was your week?? Savoring Saturdays is hosted by: Be sure to follow all of your Savoring Saturdays hosts in some way! :) Also, be sure to follow the Savoring Saturdays Pinterest board, where all of the posts which fit the qualifications will be pinned. Follow Raia Torn's board Savoring Saturdays Link Party on Pinterest. Last week's most clicked post: Fudgey Brownie Bites - Paleo, Nut/Egg-Free from … [Read More...]

10 Things I Had to Learn When I Became a Parent

10 Things I had to learn when I became a parent

Parenthood changes everything. It certainly did for me. Parenthood has affected me physically. . . emotionally. . . spiritually. . . It continues to; it will affect me forever and ever. Whether you lovingly carried and gave birth to your children or lovingly adopted them into your home and heart, your children will stay with you, in your heart, for the rest of your life. Every parent knows this. The relationship between a parent and a child is magnificent, terrifying, overwhelming, and … [Read More...]

Low-Carb Pumpkin Pies, Mango Lemon Bars, and More!

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  Hello there! It's time for this week's Savoring Saturdays! How was your week?? Savoring Saturdays is hosted by: Be sure to follow all of your Savoring Saturdays hosts in some way! :) Also, be sure to follow the Savoring Saturdays Pinterest board, where all of the posts which fit the qualifications will be pinned. Follow Raia Torn's board Savoring Saturdays Link Party on Pinterest. My Favorite Post from Last Week: Mango Lemon Bars with Coconut Crust by Swirls … [Read More...]

10 Quick & Easy No-Heat Curl Methods

10 Quick and Easy ways to curl your hair - without HEAT!

I was visiting with my remarkably lovely friend Sharon a while back, and we got onto the subject of curling hair without heat. As it turns out, there are really so many ways to get curls without using any heat at all! I've been on a no-heat kick lately with my hair, because I'm trying to grow it out and I want it to be as healthy as possible. I also don't want to use heat on my daughter's hair. Her hair is very fine and I don't want to damage it, plus, she is a very busy 2 year old - having … [Read More...]