One of my ultimate goals in life is to grow my own food. As an ex-black thumb, I had to shed the idea that I couldn't keep plants alive.That began with me drilling holes in a few plastic tubs and planting some seeds and seedlings. That was last year. This year, my successes and fails … Continue reading My Raised Bed Garden
What if I told you that you could wear a pair of shoes all day and after an active day, experience no foot pain? What if I told you that a majority of the shoes we wear and buy are trash for your feet? We all know about bunions, corns, and callouses on feet but … Continue reading For the love of shoes
Things that made my birth month a little sweeter, easier, or more comfortable. This post contains some affiliate links meaning that at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Afrifitness - Probably the only way to get me to work-out and have fun at … Continue reading January 2018 favs
I was cloth diapered, and I always knew that if I had a kid I would cloth diaper too. I wanted to do it because of how much cheaper it was, but also because of how better for the environment it was. Disposable diaper waste accounts for 30% of our landfill waste and as I … Continue reading My Cloth Diapering MVP’s
Kansas was just named the sickest state in the USA with just under 29,000 people sick with the flu this winter season. I for one, am not about that life. Since we don't get the flu shot in our house I take simple steps to boost our immunity and help our bodies fight against any … Continue reading 7 Ways I Boost My Family’s Immune System
I love a good list, I love any chance to reflect, and I love beginnings and endings. I also love learning about peoples favorite things because it is always a good chance to learn something new or be reminded of something you had forgotten. So here it is : My 2017 favorite things, some are … Continue reading MY 2017 FAVES
Have you seen the recent video footage of human trafficking victims being sold for about $400 in Libya? Sisters, Brothers, Uncles, Cousins, Sons, Daughters taken from their homes and auctioned off to the highest bidder. The truth is our capitalist society needs cheap labor to keep up with the demands we have for cheap, quick, … Continue reading Enough is Enough – Zero Waste Changes You Can Make Right Now
The Mother Earth New fair is a trade fair that travels around the country addressing issues surrounding sustainability, eco-friendliness and other “hippie dippe green peace crap” as my brother likes to put it . I’ve always wanted to go but never could find either the time or money as a college student. Lucky for me … Continue reading Mother Earth News Fair
I wanted to share a few products I stopped using a few years ago to inspire people to question what exactly they are bringing into their houses and putting on their skin.
My take on the gorgeous Soul Slings Meh Dai carrier I hosted for a few weeks.