Grain Free Cookies, Muffins, and Quick Breads–Oh MY! –GIVEAWAY–2 Winners $95 Value

I've NEVER recommended a prepared mix before.This is a FIRST for me....find out why......I'm a Whole Foodie Gal.  And we are on special diets.Nothing but:- whole grains - organic when possible - healthy fats, and - sweeteners as healthy as possible.We pretty much have nothing.processed.in.our.home. ...Read The Full Post

Tropical Traditions Review & $100 Giveaway

We use a lot of coconut products in our family.Coconut oil, Coconut Butter (typically I make my own Homemade Coconut Butter), Coconut Milk (we make this homemade too), Unsweetened Coconut Flakes, Coconut Flour.Pretty much--you name it.If it's coconut, we love it. ...Read The Full Post

Don’t Miss this Sale! 4 Days to Get Tableware, Bakeware, and More–For Next to Nothing {IMPORTANT UPDATE!}

PLEASE READ.  THIS COMPANY IS NO LONGER SHIPPING PRODUCTS IN A MANNER THAT IS CONSISTENT WITH THE SERVICE  THAT IS NECESSARY FOR ME TO RECOMMEND THEM.  I AM VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR FUTURE AND ENCOURAGE YOU NOT TO SHOP FROM THEM.  THANK YOU AND SORRY ABOUT THIS. (Note:  The above photo, and many of the following links go to my At Home site. If you make a purchase, of course I will make some ...Read The Full Post

Is Costco’s Coconut Oil Junk? Or the Real Deal?

Do you shop at Costco?  More and more Costco has great deals on whole foods and gluten-free products and our family has enjoyed taking advantage of the savings at this "big box giant".But have you seen their great deal on coconut oil?We use coconut oil for everything - from homemade moisturizer to gluten-free baking to homemade popcorn, so we go through a ton of it.I saw Costco's ...Read The Full Post

The “Straight Poop” About Probiotics

{Post Updated 8/16:}Information about probiotics is everywhere.  While they are for sure beneficial to your health, it's important to know how probiotics benefit your health, and also what the best probiotics are.Gut health is crucial to overall health - and fermented foods and probiotics are apparently 2 things that are very useful for improving gut health. I've had issues with fermented ...Read The Full Post

Winner of Jerky Direct’s Organic, Grass-Fed Beef Jerky

Someone is going to be a very happy snacker this week.Just as happy as my boys are in the photo above :).Who wouldn't be happy with six packs of super yummy organic, grass-fed beef jerky coming to your door?Is it you? ...Read The Full Post

Announcing the Best Essential Oils Company

I used to think that essential oils were a scam, but I ended up finding out that they are a great resource for your natural medicine cabinet for issues such as headaches, ear infections, tummy aches, viruses and bacterial infections, and more.But I eventually felt I needed to make sure that I was buying from the best essential oils company that I could reasonably afford.I spent a ton of ...Read The Full Post

Which Essential Oils Company is Best? ~ Part 6–Personal Attacks, Bias, and Distillation

Before I move on to the controversial issues in this post, here are the links to the other posts in this series. - Which Essential Oils Company is Best? – Part 1 – Best Essential Oils -What a Good Oils Company Should Have – Part 2 - Which Essential Oils Company is Best – Troubles with the Oils Industry – Part 3 – Young Living vs. doTERRA – Part 4 - Are Multi-Level Marketing Oils Worth It? – ...Read The Full Post

Which Essential Oils Company is Best? Are Multi-Level Marketing Oils Worth It? – Part 5

If you've been thinking about, or already are using, essential oils, at one time or another you've likely wondered if you should be part of Young Living, doTERRA, or some other multi-level marketing (MLM) company to get "the best essential oils" at a discount.Today let's talk about these Essential Oil Direct Sales companies up close to see the pros and cons of joining--and whether or not what ...Read The Full Post

Which Essential Oils Company is Best? Young Living and doTERRA – Part 4

Post Updated 4/26/17:Here we are again - moving toward finding the Best Essential Oils Company.To clarify, what I'm after here is the Best Essential Oils Company for the money.So you can work on natural healing without breaking the bank--and I think I've found a good one.Just being realistic:I'm one person looking into a bunch of companies--with some help.  So I'm leaving the ...Read The Full Post