Are essential oils a scam? Is Thieves Oil (or other oil blends like it) a scam? I used to think so! I mean, these teeny tiny bottles of oil smelled nice, but they're supposed to really be good for you? Well, here's what happened to me. I'm a Skeptic I'm not one to … [Read more...] about Are Essential Oils a Scam? ~ A Skeptic Looks at Thieves® Oil
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It goes without saying that we all need to find ways to save money. And yet, we still need to eat as healthy as we can by eating whole foods. Well, I'm sure you've noticed that that most of the money saving sites on the web have lots of coupons, but there just aren't many … [Read more...] about 6 Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget (with a side of kale chips)
Are you wondering about the ABCs of a CSA? Trying to sort out where to get your produce from this summer? Well, whether you still have a CSA near you with spots open, you are thinking about it for next year, you bought a share and are wondering if it was the best purchase or … [Read more...] about Considering a CSA? Information You Must Know — at Modern Alternative Mama
With the cost of food going way up, many are choosing to buy in bulk and store for future use. But is it really worth it? Many of you know that a week ago I started a series on How and Why to Dehydrate. In the middle of that series, I had the opportunity to write a guest … [Read more...] about Which Saves the Most Money – Dehydrating, Freezing or Canning?
We've already talked about how, with a dehydrator, you can Save money and Save time and space With a dehydrator, you can also increase the nutritional value of the foods that you are already eating. Find out how.... Increasing nutrition in your food is especially … [Read more...] about How and Why to Dehydrate – Part Three (Increasing Nutrition by Dehydrating)