Fresh Hope for Families and Soap Winners!

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Two exciting things to announce today…

Clean water for families

The first is that through the 48 hour book sale, we raised almost $220 which is going directly to Compassion International’s Water of Life initiative.

What that means is that not 1 or 2, but 4 families will be receiving a unique water filter that will provide them with clean, safe drinking water for their entire family for a LIFETIME ($55 each)! Thank you so much for helping us to bless others and give them the hope of Christ through the work of Compassion.

Would you still like to help or contribute on your own? Check out my post on this amazing initiative and see how it is helping families, or go here to donate directly.

And secondly, we’ve got some winners!

Each of these 3 winners get their choice of any 2 bars from Apple Valley Natural Soap (who make my current shampoo bar of choice):

1) Andrea S (James.and.Andrea@)

2) Carolyn b (cboyd1071@)

3) Mindy (mindyjhurd@)

Congrats, ladies, and enjoy your soap!

About Stephanie Langford

Stephanie Langford has a passion for sharing ideas and information for homemakers who want to make healthy changes in their homes, and carefully steward all that they've been given. She has written three books geared to helping families live more naturally and eat real, whole foods, without being overwhelmed, without going broke and with simple meal planning. She is the creator of Keeper of the Home.

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  1. I need the enroller code for the Beyond Organic sponsor link.


  2. Good news all around! Thank you!

    Kristen, I saw this on Facebook when Apple Valley posted a link to their blog: It gives some good information on transitioning to their shampoo bars.

  3. How do you like shampoo bars as opposed to no-poo? Do you still use apple cider vinegar as a rinse?

    • @Kristen, I actually really like them. I find them a little less drying than the no ‘poo was at times. I still sometimes use either apple cider vinegar or just a natural conditioner (a very small amount- dime sized), and not every time I wash my hair. Overall, I’m very happy and might stick with this long term!