What Is The Amazon Dash Wand – And Why You Should Get One

Yesterday, I have finally received the well-promoted, yet somewhat ambiguous Amazon Dash Wand and the first thing out of my kid’s mouth when it arrived was to ask, what is an Amazon Dash Wand, and why do you have it? Well, I have it because it is “free”. Not exactlyRead More…

Organizing Your Home: YouCopia Spice Steps + Giveaway!

I received the Youcopia spice steps for free in return for an honest review. All opinions are mine! I love working with herbs and spices, so much so, that I have written an entire book about making spice mixes. But because I have so many of them, it can getRead More…

Friday Favorites, Gratitude And Fill Ins

Hi, Everyone! What an awesome week this has been! Boring? Apparently, I don’t do boring – well, with the kids, the pets and the husband I have, boring is out of the question. And Las Vegas is of course, everything but boring. Why otherwise would so many people travel overRead More…

Refreshing Citrus Green Iced Tea Recipe

—  The following post may contain affiliate links — Do you know the origin of iced tea?  According to legend, Richard Blechynden, an enterprising English merchant, was put in charge of the tea pavilion during the St. Louis Fair, in 1904 . Unfortunately, in planning for the Fair, he never consideredRead More…

Wordless Wednesdays: Morning Routine

  This post is a part of the following blog hops: Happy Spring WW Wordless Wednesdays Inspire Me Wednesday Be Inspired Funky Polkadot Giraffe Dwellings Of The Heart 

Make Your Own Dog Food – 3 Simple Recipes

I have been making dog food for my pet-babies for almost a year now, ever since one of my dogs had a serious allergic reaction to some her food, and began to develop other allergies as well. A holistic vet suggested this practice, and we have not looked back sinceRead More…

Win A Seventh Generation Healthy Baby Home Party

Seventh Generation, the green, cruelty-free manufacturer of natural cleaning products is giving away Healthy Baby Home Party Kits for some lucky winners who enter before May 31st, 2016 What is a Healthy Baby Home Party? Seventh Generation’s home parties are powered by people like you who are focused on creatingRead More…

When The Student Is Ready, The Teacher Appears

I have been lucky to find and learn from many teachers, who would probably not consider themselves such. People who are successful and empowering in their own way, and many from very different backgrounds, careers, and interests. Every once in a while some of these teachers choose a platform toRead More…

5 Facts About Mortar And Pestles You Might Not Know

——– The following post may contain affiliate links ——————– Mortar and Pestle are not a beautiful but also a functional pair of tools to have in your kitchen, especially if you do a lot of cooking with herbs and spices. But as you already know, I always want to knowRead More…

Meditation, Mindfulness And The Letter M: A to Z Blogging Challenge: Tea Leaf Reading Symbols

Today, I want to show you how tea can become a part of a mindfulness and meditation practice. Tea ceremonies and rituals are a form of this meditation, but they do not have to be as elaborate as these. A simple, yet effective tea meditation is shown in the videoRead More…