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Why I Finally Started A Minimalist Skincare Routine At Age 35

Organic, natural, and “edible” skincare and makeup weren’t working for me. I needed high-performing, long-lasting, non-toxic, safer skincare. Even though I have very normal, boring skin, here’s why I *finally* started a minimalist skincare routine at age 35 and how it might help you, too!

Hydrating Pineapple Mango Switchel (+ how to use frozen fruit for switchel!)

This Pineapple Mango Switchel hits the spot, cools you down, balances electrolytes, and gives your taste buds a mini tropical vacation with bright pineapple and mango flavors! Pineapple Mango Switchel is the perfect healthy drink for summer and post-workout! Learn the benefits of switchel plus how to use frozen fruit for switchel!

Non-Toxic “Red Alert” Period Emergency Kit {for teens!}

Maybe you were sitting in your 7th grade math class when it happened… You started your period and had NOTHING with you. Put together a natural, non-toxic period emergency kit with your pre-teen or teenage daughter so she always has what she needs to clean up, get natural pain relief, and move on with her day!

5 Must-Have Supplements To Support Your Teenager’s Health

Our teens spend most of their days away from us, so we don’t have control over what they eat 100% of the time. In addition to providing nourishing meals at home, you can also use quality supplements to support your teenager’s health! Learn the best supplements for teens that support healthy skin, growth, and immunity!

What’s The Difference Between Collagen & Gelatin? (+ when & how to use them daily!)

Did you know collagen is the most abundant protein in the human body? Are collagen and gelatin another health food trend, or are they sticking around? Learn the difference between collagen and gelatin, plus when and how to use them both in daily life!

6 Steps To Break The Cycle Of Hypoglycemia

Do you experience carb and sugar cravings, dizziness, shakiness, irritability, or feeling “hangry”? These (& more!) are signs of hypoglycemia — a precursor to insulin resistance and diabetes. Learn how to break the cycle of hypoglycemia and nourish your way out of imbalanced blood sugar TODAY!

The Fastest Way To Render Animal Fat (*hint* it’s in your Instant Pot!)

How did I render over 20 pounds of grass-fed beef fat into 13 quarts of tallow in an hour? THIS METHOD! I’ll never render our pastured animal fats another way! Here’s the fastest way to render animal fat in the Instant Pot! (By the way, rendered animal fat is nothing to be afraid of! This nourishing traditional food won’t make you fat or clog your arteries… those are 1980s health myths!)

How Do You Afford Fair Trade? 7 Tips For Affording Ethically Produced Foods

You’re aware of the unethical practices of child labor and forced labor in various food industries. You want to make a change and buy Fair Trade foods for your family… but, it’s so dang expensive! How do you afford Fair Trade?! Here are my 7 tips for affording ethically produced foods, like cocoa, coffee, tea, bananas, and sugar.

The Dark & Bitter Truth About Your Halloween Chocolate (+19 ethical chocolate options!)

Are you buying chocolate for Halloween? You may change your mind after you discover the dark and bitter truth about your Halloween chocolate. As consumers, we make the most important, ethical, and sustainable choices with our dollars. If you choose to have an ethical Halloween, here are 19 Fair Trade chocolate options, too!

Conversations, Preparation, & Ideas For Celebrating Your Daughter’s First Cycle

I made up my mind years ago… My daughter was NOT going to dread her period. In this post, you’ll learn all the open conversations about menarche (the first period) that I’ve had with my daughter, plus practical, fun, and special ideas to celebrate this rite of passage in every girls’ life!