From Pharmacy to Herb Garden: Our Journey to a Natural Medicine Cabinet
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From Pharmacy to Herb Garden: Our Journey to a Natural Medicine Cabinet

I've said this before, but I'm constantly in awe of how God created so many herbs and plants that really meet our body's needs. Things like seasonal foods that meet our nutritional needs (such as oranges and squash in the winter with their abundance of vitamin C) and herbs and spices that strengthen our immune…

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Reminder: Daylight Savings Ends on Sunday + Other Seasonal Reminders

Just a quick reminder that Daylight Savings ends this weekend, as we "fall back" to standard time at 1:59 a.m. on Sunday, November 6th. This is a great opportunity to get an extra hour of sleep, unless -- like us -- you have little ones who don't really care what time the clock says. To…

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5 Ways to Make a Cozy, Serene Bedroom

The following post is from Lindsey M. Roberts, a design & décor writer: The bedroom is the foundation for how the rest of your house feels, and even for how you sleep and how you start your day. And even though I knew this, my husband and I still worked on the public rooms first.…

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Giveaway: Set of Rubbermaid Bento Boxes

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Kimberly ([email protected])! When I first got the email with the opportunity to review a set of Rubbermaid Bento Boxes, I pictured little plastic lunch boxes, but these aren't lunch boxes at all! These bento boxes are so much better! Rather than using these to pack a lunch,…

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5 Tips To Cozy Up Your Home For Fall

The following post is from Myra of My Blessed Life: That glorious time of year called autumn is gradually {finally!} arriving with changing leaves, cooling temperatures and happy thoughts of pumpkins and mums.  After the heat of summer, I crave the cooler, less humid weather, and I also crave the coziness of evenings at home…

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Coffee with a RE-Purpose

The following post is from Selena Moffitt of 1 Mom’s Mission: The morning staple, the American standard, the image of busy executives and soccer moms.  Yes, I’m talking about the To-Go coffee cup.  What image pops into your head?  The white cup with the green logo.  Alas, there are also tons of others out there.…

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Digitizing Your Paper Clutter with the NeatDesk

To be honest, I fell in love with the NeatDesk before I even tried it, and I was a little afraid that the real thing wouldn't live up to my expectations. But it did. It really did! First, let's just address the elephant in the room. Yes, the NeatDesk is expensive. There are plenty of…

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Fall Decor Inspiration: Pumpkins, Apples + More

Because we decorate so early for Christmas, we've never really decorated our home for fall. This year, we haven't even put up our annual porch display (#5) because we haven't gotten around to buying hay or pumpkins! That said, there are so many great ideas on Pinterest for fall decor -- from fall wreaths and…

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10 Reasons You'll Actually Be Happier In a Smaller Home

The following post is from Joshua of Becoming Minimalist: This past summer, our family of four moved from Essex, VT to Peoria, AZ. It was a big move. In fact, in almost every conceivable way our new home is different than our previous one: geographically, culturally, politically, spiritually... and I haven't even begun to mention…

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Giveaway: Strawesome Reusable Glass Straws

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This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Chelsea ([email protected])! Over the past year, we've been slowly eliminating plastic from our kitchen. Although I know many people do this because of concerns about the chemicals in the plastic leaching into their food, that has not been our primary motivation. Instead, it's the desire to purchase…

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