6 Simple Steps to Reducing Plastic Trash

reducing plastic trash

Reducing your plastic trash can seem daunting. Milk, yogurt, cheese, and even fruit come in plastic. Bread comes in plastic. Meat is double wrapped with plastic and a styro container. Go out to eat, and your leftovers get put into a styro container. At a group dinner? Plastic tableware is sure to be there, right?… [read more]

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Holiday Treats and Drinks


The Holidays are here, and with it, company from all over. ¬†Here are some delicious ways to treat your guests! I like to always start with some beverages, both alcoholic and non alcoholic. ¬†Gotta keep something for everyone! Zevia all natural soda has no sugar, no artificial colors or flavors. It has zero calories, and… [read more]

Simply Natural Saturdays

Simply Natural Saturdays Hosts Brittany at The Pistachio Project Brittney at Brittleby’s Corner Samantha at Crunchy Livin’ Mama Style Heather at The Homesteading Hippy Featured Post  Most Popular Post from Last Week Winter Inspired Beauty for Your Home – Strangers & Pilgrims on Earth Check out the rules in the top image and link up your natural posts! Please note… [read more]

Swedish Christmas Braid From The Farm


The memories of childhood are often something we hold dear. When I was a young girl, my mother and grandmother would make lots of Swedish food, for example. My grandmother was born in Sweden, so I guess it comes as no shock she was Swedish, right? Well, those foods are like comfort foods to me.… [read more]

The Ultimate Brownie

brownie recipes from old fashioned to #glutenfree, #grainfree, #raw and #vegan

I love a good pan of brownies. As a matter of fact, I enjoy them so much, I rarely make them. Otherwise I would eat them all by myself without sharing, maybe even growing and barking if someone went to close to the pan of chocolatey goodness. Here are some of my personal favorite brownie… [read more]

How to Make Nourishing Hand Creme

nourishing hand creme with whipped shea butter and frankincense~The HomesteadingHippy

Tis the season. It’s winter, and my hands are in and out of dishwater, cold water pumps for the animals, and hauling wood. To say that my hands get dried out would be an understatement. They will get so dried out, they can crack and bleed. I go through a lot of lotion, especially during… [read more]