This is super-dee-duper-dee simple.  It’s so simple I can do it with both hands tied behind my back.  Okay.  I can’t do it with my hands tied behind my back, but it is simple.  You can easily transfer all the wonderful and healing properties of herbs to the oils you use to make your Skin Salve. What You Will Need: Herb(s) of choice — more about this later Oil(s) of choice Pint size jars with lids Hand towels Water Crock-pot How to Make an Infused Oil: First, you need to choose the herbs you will be using.  You can use a single…

Maybe you have a pristine home that no bug would ever dare enter.  You probably also have pure white carpet and couches.  And a tiny dog with ribbons in its hair.  Or maybe not… Perhaps you, like me, cart those lovely fruit flies into your home on the fruit you buy.  It seems like they magically appear this time of year and they are annoying.  Have no fear.  Help is on the way with this easy trick that actually works.  I have been using this for years. What You Will Need: A cup, mug or ramekin Apple Cider Vinegar Plastic…

In 1 Corinthians 6:12 (NIV) it says, “Everything is permissible for me — but not everything is beneficial….”   I suppose we can treat our bodies any way we want to and fuel them with anything we want to, but it may not be beneficial.  I mean, really, have you ever thought about whether it is actually beneficial to eat the whole bag of cookies?  What?  You’ve never eaten a whole bag of cookies!?!  Most of the time, I think we are just scrambling through life, trying to cram everything into our over-packed days.  We rarely stop to think how our lifestyle…

This is one of my favorite morning meals.  It is sweetened with all natural dates (don’t get the kind with added sugar!) and fresh fruit.  This makes a huge bowl of oatmeal and clocks in at about 350 calories without the optional ingredients. The walnuts and flax meal add calories, but both also pack lots of Omega 3 essential fats and the walnuts add extra protein.  I evaluate what I have been eating recently and decide whether or not to add them.  So here’s my recipe: Yummilicious Oatmeal 1 apple or pear, chopped with peels left on 5 whole pitted dates,…

Jump in the Mud Puddles! We received a much needed rain this morning.  This is how we celebrated: Your children won’t remember the dishes you did or the floors you swept, but they will always remember the fun things you did together.  In the crazy busy-ness of life, don’t forget to have fun with your kids. Have a fun filled day!! Angela

1 71 72 73 74 75