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Essential Oil Purses!

 Y’all know that I am in oily person, we use essential oils in our lives and in the lives of our animals on our homestead! Check out these awesome essential oil purses and carrying cases! Sew Grown is on a journey to make an impact on the world offering jobs, opportunities, and independence to Americans… Continue reading Essential Oil Purses!

Health and Wellness, Recipes

What’s all this about “IF”?

      I have been curious about Intermittent Fasting ("IF" for short) for awhile now.  Several of my friends are doing it and have raved about how they feel great, have more energy, and just generally feel better physically and emotionally!!  Who doesn't want that?  So, I've done some research and was planning to… Continue reading What’s all this about “IF”?

Health and Wellness, Recipes, Uncategorized

How to Brew Kombucha at Home

Brewing Kombucha at Home Makes approx. 1 gallon You will need… 3 1/2 quarts water 1 cup of sugar (regular white “table” sugar is fine) 8 bags black tea (or 2 tablespoons loose tea) 2 cups of starter tea from last batch of kombucha or from a friend 1 SCOBY for each jar (a SCOBY is NOT a must – the starter tea IS!) Stovetop… Continue reading How to Brew Kombucha at Home

Health and Wellness

Diets, oh my!!!!

I truly think that diets are the new craze!  There are TONS of diets floating around out there - which one do we choose?  Are any of them the "right" diet? I don't think that these "new" diets are really dieting...they are more of an eating habit than a diet, which in itself is a… Continue reading Diets, oh my!!!!

Essential Oils, Health and Wellness

Why are Plant-based Cleaners the Best?

  Here are 5 reasons that Plant-based Cleaners are Best for Your Family... Safety Have you read the label on the back of a commercial cleaner? Warning! Flammable! Do not ingest! Keep out of reach of children! Many chemicals used in household cleaners have not been tested for safety. Household cleaning supplies are one of… Continue reading Why are Plant-based Cleaners the Best?

DIY, EO DIY, Essential Oil - Recipes, Essential Oils, Health and Wellness, Homestead

Dump The Chemicals!

I don't "advertise" much here on the blog...but I am sooo excited that Young Living has put two new oils AND is now offering the Desert Mist Diffuser in the Premium Starter Kit!!!  Yep, that's right!!!  The much loved Desert Mist !!!! But first, let me tell you about my additional Thank You Gift this… Continue reading Dump The Chemicals!

Homestead, Our Animals

Meet Our Furry Kids

I can’t believe that we have never introduced our furbabies to you yet!!!  We have 4 furry kids…Molly the cat and Mike, Carlos, and Bella, our pups!  They sure do keep this old couple on their toes!   Meet Molly - We adopted Molly from the local animal shelter, she was a year and a… Continue reading Meet Our Furry Kids