DIY Cloth Plastic Wrap? You won’t believe how easy this is to make! Plastic. On one hand, oh so easy and convenient. On the other, leaching toxic chemicals into our lives. I try to limit our use of plastic as much as possible, but there are some plastic products that just seem irreplaceable. Like plastic wrap…that stuff is really handy, yet I feel guilty using it. But what non-plastic thing… Continue Reading
This time of year can be tough financially for our family, as my husband’s work is rather seasonal. I know I’m not alone, so I was thrilled to see this great list of money saving tips from Letters From Sunnybrook in last week’s From The Farm blog hop! I already do some of them, so it’s also great to see that some of my penny-pinching ways are worthy of making… Continue Reading
How to create a weekly meal plan is something that befuddles many of us. A weekly meal plan, however, is a great way to ensure that you stick to your budget and have healthy, nourishing food for yourself and your loved ones. Planning ahead can help reduce waste as well as impulsive eating out or snacking on foods that are less than healthy.
Our family made the decision a couple years ago to stop celebrating Christmas. Not because we don’t believe in Jesus anymore, but because we have learned that the holiday is a conglomeration of various pagan practices. Because the Savior’s birth did not occur on December 25, or any time in December for that matter. Because the fact that the world fully embraces it in all of its commercialized indulgence is, to… Continue Reading
A lot can happen in 90 days. Like, you can start shrinking…finally! Because you found a healthy eating plan that actually works. I found Trim Healthy Mama, and at this point, I’ve been on plan just over 90 days. And I can NOT believe the difference – in the mirror, in my clothes and on the scale since I started the plan a few months ago
If you know me at all then you know Autumn is my favorite season. I love this post from last week’s hop encouraging us to stop and enjoy the season! Hop on over and check it out! If you’d like to see what inspired me, just find “Dawn’s Favorite” below and click to visit. Be sure to visit the other great blogs, too. There’s a lot of wonderful favorites to choose… Continue Reading