3 Tips for a Happy, Healthier Family

The foundation to a happy and healthy family starts at home, and it starts with you, the parent. Creating good habits at home when your children are young will help them carry those values throughout their lives and lead them to acting as a positive influence on other people. Creating a healthy environment is easily implemented… [read more]

Easy Tips to Reduce Toxins and Create a Healthy, Kid-Friendly Home

,Several hidden dangers can lurk in a typical home, including toxic chemicals, mold, and bacteria. Even dust and dirt can lower your indoor air quality and make allergy and asthma symptoms worse for kids and adults. Here are a few simple ways to reduce toxins and make your home a Healthy, Kid-Friendly Home. Use natural alternatives… [read more]

How to Maximize Energy Savings During Summer

Summer can be a great time for homeowners. You might be blasting the air conditioning and changing out of sweaty clothes throughout the day, but at least you’re also not curled up under multiple blankets due to the freezing cold winter weather. By this time of year, I’m so ready for the long Utah winter… [read more]

Easy Product Swaps for a Healthier Life

Disclosure: Some samples were provided to facilitate this article. I see memes and articles on Facebook all the time decrying all the info we receive about what we need to do to become better parents and better individuals… “Eat this and that.” “You must let your child do this.” “You must not let your child do… [read more]

Thrive Market- Real Food, Natural Products at Wholesale Prices! + $1000 Shopping Spree!

Okay, you guys! I am so excited about this! I’m betting a lot of you are like me and are trying to eat healthier. If you are like me in that regard, you’ve watched your grocery bill rise as you’ve opted for natural, organic, or non-GMO products. A few years ago, my husband and I… [read more]

Think Cloth Diapers are Gross? Dispelling Misconceptions and Myths about Cloth Diapers

I am a firm believer in that almost anyone can cloth diaper. Don’t have much money? Don’t worry, you you can purchase an entire supply of cloth diapers for under $100. Don’t have a washing machine? Don’t worry, you can make a diaper washer with a 5 gallon bucket and a plunger. While I believe that… [read more]

Stay Warm with the Energy Efficient NewAir AH-450B Space Heater Review

Baby It’s Cold Outside! Seriously, even here in Louisiana it has been c.o.l.d. the past few days. We run the heater in our house throughout the day, but there are two rooms in the house that stay pretty frigid.  My bedroom and my bathroom. I am seriously going to miss the bathroom heater fan when… [read more]

Natural Personal Care Products – Great Alternatives to the Toxin-Filled Products We Currently Use

Disclosure: Some samples were received. So you’re looking to “green” your personal care routine a bit but aren’t ready to make the leap to “no poo”. You want to healthify your life, but prefer to try on “a little crunchy” before taking the plunge to full-on “granola”. Yep, I’m with you on this one.  While… [read more]

Pressure Cooker Pot Roast Recipe – The BEST Way to Cook a Roast

Disclosure: I received the following products for review purposes. No monetary compensation was received. All opinions expressed are honest and are my own.   Tis the season for holiday entertaining! I’m a low maintenance, low stress kind of gal so when I entertain during the holidays you can be sure I’m using every holiday hack… [read more]

10 Tips for Staying Healthy during Cold and Flu Season

Thanks so much to Wash It for sponsoring today’s discussion. I imagine the whole country breathing a sigh of relief as we cross off another day from the calendar. The heat is leaving and the wondrous season of Fall is settling in. Unfortunately, with the cooler weather comes the obnoxious flu and cold season that… [read more]

Green Your Wash Routines with Rockin’ Green Soap

As a result of my efforts to live in a way that loves our earth and is human friendly, I discover a wide variety of brands who design their cleaning products to be gentle on our skin and our environment. I first learned about Rockin Green not too long after I started cloth diapering our… [read more]

Laundry Tips for Sensitive Skin + Vaska Laundry Detergent – Review

Disclosure: I was provided with product samples. Regardless, all opinions are honest and are my own. We found out fairly early on that Baby Z has sensitive skin. Poor baby! Because of Baby Z’s sensitive skin I’ve had to make sure that we use only the most gentle laundry detergent. Over the years of using… [read more]

All Natural Carpet Cleaning in Utah from EcoCarpet – Review and Giveaway

Disclosure: I received the follow services for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. Now that all the holidays and parties are over with and spring is slowly creeping up on us, it is time to think about the dreaded task of spring cleaning.  And, while… [read more]

Upcycled DIY Advent Calendar

Holiday crafts are fun, but they can get kind of expensive considering you’re also likely close to braking the bank with gift shopping this month.  That is why I love this low to no cost Upcycled DIY Advent Calendar!  Not to mention it is totally cute and your kids will love punching through the paper… [read more]