Busy moms have dishes to wash, right? And, among those dishes are tons and tons of glasses. I am sure that most moms will feel this statement, “For every drink of water, juice, or milk, my kids grab a clean glass”. Getting tired of doing all those glasses daily has led me to Kupp glasses.… [read more]

How to Make Homemade Shampoo

diy shampoo, homemade shampoo, no poo

I have a confession to make…I don’t use shampoo.  I don’t like all the ingredients in there, like surfectants, detergents, sls, and don’t even get me started on the foaming agents! The chemicals in the common shampoo are not good for your body at all. And, since your skin (scalp) is the largest organ of… [read more]

Apple Fritters with Carmel Sauce


These taste of fall and the holidays! My family loves to get them from our local bakery, but I thought, “I can do this” and set about trying. This is what I came up with: 5.0 from 2 reviews Print Apple Fritters with Carmel Sauce Author: The Homesteading Hippy Recipe type: desserts, breads Cuisine: American   With the… [read more]

Half-Time with Applegate

applegate half time lunch kit

As an on the go mom, taking my kids to and from evens, sports, and time with friends, finding healthy snacks to fill them up can be a challenge. As a matter of fact, trying to find something healthy to pack for a quick lunch at the park, or at school has been my nemesis… [read more]

Simply Natural Saturday

Simply Natural Saturdays Hosts Brittany at The Pistachio Project Brittney at Brittleby’s Corner Samantha at Crunchy Livin’ Mama Style Andrea at It Takes Time Heather at The Homesteading Hippy Featured Post  Most Popular Post from Last Week Pumpkin Bars – A Life In Balance Check out the rules in the top image and link up your natural posts! Please note… [read more]

Wise Choice Market


**This is a sponsored post** As a busy mom, sometimes it’s hard to always get “real food” on the table. When you are toting kids back and forth to school, play dates, sports as well as trying to keep up with groceries, laundry and housekeeping, it can be quite the challenge. But we know that… [read more]

Outdoor Cooking From The Farm


This summer, I have been working on the skill of cooking outdoors with a solar oven and an outdoor kitchen. So it’s no surprise that this week’s favorite centers around the art of outdoor cooking with Homestead Lady. Now, let’s get on with the party, shall we??? This week’s favorites: Congratulations! Please feel free to… [read more]

Nourishing Garden Fresh Chili


I totally love chili, especially in the cooler fall weather.  And, since we had some fresh tomatoes,  nourishing bone broth, and garden onions, it’s even better!  To make this even healthier, simply sprout your beans a day or two before you want to make it.   Print Nourishing Garden Fresh Chili Author: The Homesteading Hippy Recipe… [read more]