My Breastfeeding Story

I always write a disclaimer on my blogs because I am used to getting backlash from those who don’t have the same views as me. Before I start, I have to mention that I am sharing my story to help people. I am not writing this to make any moms feel guilty or ashamed.  So […]

Benefits of Breastfeeding

Out of all the things I promote, breastfeeding is the main one that causes people to get defensive. I don’t intentionally do this, but it seems to happen regularly.  That may be one of the reasons I have procrastinated on writing this. So, just to make things clear I want to say: Just because a […]

Chocolate Frosting or Fudge

1 Ripe Avocado, mashed 1 Cup Cacao or Coco Powder 1 Cup Maple Syrup or 3/4 Cup Honey 1/2 Cup Melted Coconut Oil 1/2 teaspoon of Vanilla, Almond, or Peppermint Extract 1/8 teaspoon Sea Salt Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until completely smooth. This recipe will frost about 12 cupcakes. To make […]

Face and Body Cream

1/4 Cup Cacao Butter 3 TB Shea Butter 2 TB Coconut Oil 1 TB Beeswax 6 TB Almond, Jojoba, or Argan Oil 1/3 Cup Rosewater 1/3 Cut Aloe Vera Gel 1/2 ts Vitamin E oil 1 ts Vanilla Extract or 10 or so drops of Essential Oils of your choice Using a double boiler, melt […]

Meditation, Relaxation, and Mental Health

Why meditate?  There are many benefits to meditation, and the science proves that is really does work.  Here are just some of the things that it can do for you. Meditation helps you manage anxiety, relive stress and alleviate depression. It makes you happier by focusing on moment-by-moment experiences, and training the mind to stay […]

The Turning Point

Wow, what a year 2020 has been so far!  I don’t think anyone expected their lives to be turned upside down in such a short amount of time.  This has really been quite the year for my family, and I know for all of yours as well. Our family bought and sold a house this […]

Face Masks for Sale

Masks are $7 each, or $9 if you want a nose wire. Shipping will cost extra. If you are local and live in South Lyon, Michigan, I will deliver to you for no extra charge. Now that many states are requiring people to wear a face mask in public, these homemade cloth masks are a […]

Liquid Fabric Softener

Ingredients: 3 Cups White Vinegar 1/4 Cup Rubbing Alcohol About 20 Drops of Essential Oil (optional) Directions: Combine all ingredients in a jug and shake.  Add to the fabric softener dispenser of washing machine. I use about 1/4 cup per load. Note:  If you multiply this recipe by 5, you will fill an entire gallon […]