6 Herbal Remedies for Cold and Flu Season

6 Herbal Remedies for Cold and Flu Season

Herbal remedies for cold and flusIt seems like every year the cold and flu season gets more and more intense. And every year, you get the flu shot being shoved in your face harder and harder.Is anyone else tired of feeling like you have no control over this situation?I know I am.So, let's go over six herbal remedies to help us fight back with confidence and gain control over our own life. Shall we.I think first and foremost we shall discuss...Essential oils.These little bad boys are the foundation to all things in our house. We use them daily. When it comes to an ailment, it's no doubt that they are the first thing that pops in our heads as a [...]

I have a problem…..

I have a problem…..

...I want to do everything the moment it comes to my mind. And it drives me crazy. Do y'all have this same problem? I mean, the moment I have a thought, an idea, whatever it may be, if it pops into my little baby head I want it done that very moment and won't rest until it happens. Y'all, I am tired. I am tired of feeling behind when in reality I am not. I am tired of being consumed with these thoughts instead of being in the moment. I am tired of feeling heavy because I can't figure out a way to make it happen. And let me tell you, this brain does not stop. I wish it did, [...]

Incredibly Easy DIY Fruit Roll Ups

Incredibly Easy DIY Fruit Roll Ups

Kombucha Style.So, you have made a crap ton of kombucha and now you have found yourself with a crap ton of SCOBYs.  Don't you worry homie, I've got a fun super easy solution to this "problem." If we can even call it a problem because I mean, come on, SCOBYs are your friend. We want them around but not a crap ton, right?! Am I right! Today we are making some fruit roll ups, Kombucha style. This is a perfect way to put all those SCOBYs to work, all the while putting a smile on your kid's face. Or yours, I am not here to judge.Y'all ready to make some deliciousness?What y'all need:2 cups Kombucha SCOBY1 cup Kombucha tea3 cups organic [...]

Preserving Purple Pole Beans

Preserving Purple Pole Beans

The time finally came. We canned our beautiful purple pole beans y'all. And they came out perfect. Purple pole beans are so much fun to grow. They are these perfect little beans that are the most gorgeous shade of purple. Give them an upright fence to grow on and boom son, no huge planter space taken up. This year, we planted them along this old ladder we had just sitting on the side of the house. We plopped the ladder in the middle of the garden and planted seeds that we harvested last year and we couldn't believe how happy these little plants were. This whole gardening thing is pretty incredible. Especially when you have the pleasure of utilizing your [...]

Diffuser Care: How to Clean Your Diffuser Properly

Diffuser Care: How to Clean Your Diffuser Properly

  It is extremely important to take care of our diffusers. For one, they are an investment. And two, they are incredibly beneficial to our health and well being. There are different types of diffusers. Some use a candle to heat the oil in a small dish that sits above it. There are necklace and bracelet diffusers. Nebulizer diffusers. Ultrasonic diffusers. But for this post we will be talking about an ultrasonic diffuser. I know what you are thinking right now. What is the difference between nebulizer diffuser and an ultrasonic diffuser? Here we go. Nebulizer diffusers, allow you to put water and oil in a small reservoir and it pumps cool air through a chamber. This creates a fine [...]