One thing people really miss when switching to a dairy free diet is CHEESE! For one, it's delicious of course, but secondly, it contains casein (the protein in dairy). When casein is broken down through digestion, it produces casomorphine (an opiate). THIS is why dairy is so addicting! Cheese especially, is hard for people to give … Continue reading Vegan “Cheese” Sauce
I was pretty excited when I made these! One: Because I totally winged it. Two: They actually turned out! Three: My children thought they were delicious! These are so ridiculously quick and easy, you just need to plan a day ahead! How to: Soak 1.5 C. of red lentils over night in a covered glass … Continue reading Picky Eater Approved Lentil Patties (vegan)
Ok - this is embarrassing to admit but I am naturally a grease ball! I am not one of those girls that can get away with not washing her hair for 2 days. I couldn't even make it through a whole day without having to reapply my makeup! By mid-afternoon my face would be melting … Continue reading DIY Finishing Powder
I don't know about you, but when I see a blog on Pinterest that says, "Feed Your Family of 4 for $400 a Month!", I roll my eyes out loud. I LOVE the idea of this, however, I just don't find this to fit my reality. We have a family of 5 (3 growing boys … Continue reading Monthly Dinner Plan
Updated 5/28/2017 Every natural Mama needs to know these summer tips! *Bonus Recipes at the End! Tip #1 - Sunscreen: Why should you avoid commercial sunscreens? According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG) approximately 75% of commercial sunscreens contain toxic chemicals that are linked to cancer and disrupt hormones. Store bought sunscreens typically contain: Retinyl … Continue reading Get Ready for Summer!
Did you know that Vaseline is made from petroleum jelly, which is a toxic byproduct of the oil industry? Here is a natural, homemade recipe! Check out Complete Health and Happiness for instructions.
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