Category Archives: Healthy Living

Tips and resources to help live a healthy lifestyle.

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu More Praise for Coconut Oil!             Last week-end I lost my voice!  What a horrible thing to happen to anyone, what an awful…

Clever Kitchen Tips Part Two

In case you missed it, check out Clever Kitchen Tips from T Part One! There you will find more tips for food and other odds and ends around the house….

How Much Water Do Kids Need

Mommy, can I have a drink of water?             Does this question sound familiar?  Could it be that they really ARE thirsty?  How much water do kids need?   Let’s tackle…

I Don’t Want to Eat That

“I DON’T WANT TO EAT THAT!” Reading Parents magazine I came across an article about kids who won’t eat what’s put in front of them.   What’s a mother to do? …

Cooking with Herbs 103

Welcome to Cooking with Herbs 103! In case you missed it, check out my other articles Growing Your Own Herbs 101 and Drying your own Herbs 102. This picture above…

How to Freeze Eggs, Milk, Cheese, and, Vegetables

Eggs, milk, cheese and vegetables can be frozen! Here is how to freeze eggs, milk, cheese, and vegetables. Did you know raw eggs can be frozen?  I knew that raw…

How to Recycle and Regrow your Kitchen Scraps

How to Recycle and Regrow your Kitchen Scraps             Check your kitchen trash!  There may be some things in there you can use again!  If you have veggie scraps, use…

Clever Kitchen Tips from T

Clever Kitchen Tips from T What do these things have in common? They are all Tips from T! For years the column Hints from Heloise has helped many a homemaker. …

DIY Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub

T, my co-author for Inheriting Our Planet recently wrote an article entitled, The Benefits of Coconut Oil. In it, she mentioned how to make DIY Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub. I…

A Quick Guide to Coconut Oil Pulling

I have to first make a disclaimer. This article is solely based on my personal experience. I read articles upon articles online for how to oil pull. I heard about…