A Month of Smoothies — 31 Recipe Links to Keep You Happily Slurping All Summer

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Image by Miriam Our blender sees a lot of action once the warm weather hits. We’re smoothie fiends all year long, but our cravings go into overdrive during summer. For my family, there is nothing like a frosty glass of something smooth and sweet, not to mention how easy it is to use smoothies to add superfoods into our diet. I aim to always keep several types of frozen fruit, as well as fresh fruit, kefir or yogurt or coconut milk, greens (fresh and dried), […]

Weekend Links

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I’m sorry for skipping weekend links last week, but I was busy enjoying the holidays with my family and hanging out with Spiderman, my hero. Don’t you like his big muscles? Links I loved this week: Motherhood Really Does Matter @ Grace Full Mama 20 questions for a New Year’s Even reflection @ Simple Mom (just because New Year’s has passed doesn’t mean you can’t still work through these thought-provoking questions) The 1 Person You Need to Unfriend in 2013 @ Inspired to Action Are […]

Weekend Links

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{Beauty in unexpected places… as everything else in the garden withers and dies with the November chill, these flowers somehow survived, and their cheeriness makes me smile each time I look outside.} Links I loved this week: Our fall chicken harvest @ Simple Bites {homesteading in action} Creamy Roasted Garlic Butternut Soup @Kitchen Stewardship {another way to use those winter squash} As children’s freedom has declined, so has their creativity @ The Creativity Post (thanks, Simple Homeschool!) 5 Easy Remedies for the Cold and Flu […]

Resources and Links for Natural Home Remedies and Illness Prevention

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I am continually amazed and grateful to discover all of the simple, natural ways that God has given us to stay healthy and to deal with sickness, injuries and symptoms when they do occur. I have personally begun to venture more and more into the vast array of natural remedies and holistics methods of healing over the past 5 years or so. Though I still haven’t been able to delve into these studies quite as much as I have with nutrition and natural living in […]