Live Simple Natural

Because less is better and natural is best.

Herbal Remedy: Garlic Poultice For Treating Infections

This is such an all-purpose remedy, and so simple that I can’t believe I didn’t know about it til a few weeks ago; I just have to share it! I … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Story About Substantial Salad (and a recipe)

First: baby pictures!! Because I can. ;) It’s been a month since Olivia’s been born- I can’t believe it! Time has gone so  quickly! Here is what she looks like … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Herbal Remedy: Cabbage Leaves To Reduce Breastmilk Supply

Hi! If you haven’t guessed it already, if you’re a guy you might not want to read (or care about reading) this post. Unless you are a new daddy maybe, then you … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · 3 Comments

Learning To Eat In Season

This spring, we decided to purchase a CSA for our summer/early fall vegetables from a local organic farm school. I’m so excited! My hubby and I have wanted to do … Continue reading

April 3, 2014 · 4 Comments

I’m Back! And Introducing…..Olivia Jane

Hi! So it’s been…um since November, I think, since I’ve posted anything on the ole blog. Our family entered a season of busy-ness, and it kind of got pushed to … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

Gorgeous Fall Colors

Last week the kids and I took a trip across the mountains with my Mom and Dad. It was totally spur of the moment- one of those, “hey you wanna … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · 2 Comments

Shellin’ The Beans

This spring we planted Black Beans from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds and a couple weeks ago they were finally ready to harvest. I decided to plant the “Cherokee Trail of … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · 2 Comments

Crock Pot Applesauce- an easy recipe

It’s the beginning of apple season and one of the best ways to use the lesser quality apples (Transparents, Crab apples) is to make them into applesauce. My great-uncle and … Continue reading

September 4, 2013 · 6 Comments

Announcing Something Exciting…..

Hi. So, around here it’s been pretty quiet lately. I apologize. There have been a TON of things going on lately, one of the most important being….that I’m pregnant again!! … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · 2 Comments

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