Healthy Baking Substitutes for Allergy Friendly Cooking

These healthy baking substitutes will make cooking for people with food allergies much easier. When my daughter was diagnosed as being gluten intolerant, it had a huge impact on how I cooked and prepared meals for my family. I was completely amazed by all of the products that contained gluten. If you’re struggling with preparing […]

Quick Kitchen Cleaning Tips to Get Out of the Kitchen Fast

I’m sharing these quick kitchen cleaning tips with you because spending time cleaning is probably one of my least favorite things to do. I love to cook and bake and I enjoy making recipes from scratch but cooking from scratch generally results in a lot of dishes.  When I’m done making a meal, the sink is […]

Must Have Kitchen Essentials for a Minimalist Kitchen

Now that the kids have grown up and moved on, I’ve been evaluating my must-have kitchen essentials.  You may remember that we remodeled our kitchen last year and eliminated lots of clutter. We have less cupboard space than we did before so it only stands to reason that we need to have fewer things in […]

Natures Novel : The Best Natural Mattress Choice

If you’re looking for the best natural mattress, you may be wondering what factors you should consider when making your choice. There are a lot of different factors that go into making a mattress. Making the right choice when buying a mattress can mean a world of difference when it comes to the quality of […]

Great Fishing Gift Ideas for the Man or Woman in Your Life

If you’re looking for a few great fishing gift ideas, I’ve got you covered! Both my husband and father enjoy fishing so when it’s time to buy them gifts, I start looking for things related to fishing and outdoor living.  After all, Dad doesn’t really need another tie for a gift this year. Does he? […]

8 Ways to Use Herbs for 4th of July Recipes this Summer

Are you looking for ways to use herbs from your herb garden? If your herb garden has gone crazy, you may have more herbs than you know what to do with. While we do dehydrate some of them, we always have far more than we can use up. Of course, there are lots of different […]

How to Make Dehydrated Fruit at Home This Summer

Have you ever wondered how to make dehydrated fruit at home? We love those little packets of apple rings, dried strawberries, and fruit leathers. But, wow can they get expensive when you snack on them regularly. They’re the perfect snack for camping, hiking, or traveling so we use buy quite a few of them in […]

Create a Daily Housework Schedule with Alexa Skill Blueprints

This post was sponsored by Amazon as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Are you looking for a daily housework schedule? I’ve tried so many different ways to keep the house clean that you’d think I have it down pat. But, part of […]

Artificial Succulent Plants and How to Decorate With Them

Have you thought about decorating with artificial succulent plants? As much as I love my gardens outside, I do not have a lot of luck growing succulents inside. My husband jokes that I am the only person he knows that has killed an aloe plant. He’s not kidding. I love the way that succulents look. […]

15 Simple Cinco de Mayo Ideas for Busy Families

Looking for Cinco de Mayo ideas? Look no further! I have 15 simple ideas that even the busiest family can incorporate into their week. Of course, Cinco de Mayo stands for 5th of May or May 5th. It’s celebrated by many people as a way to enjoy Mexican food and entertainment. Depending on where you […]