About greenbootgirl

I am a mother of 3. We eat nourishing and traditional food at home. We use natural healing successfully with essential oils, herbs, and homeopathy. We love being in the outdoors and living the "green" life.

Thanksgiving Giveaway

Are you ready for a great Thanksgiving Giveaway ($150 Value)?  I know that I am! I love Free Giveaways and there is no better time than now!

How to ENTER the giveaway:

1.  Read about the giveaway item here.

2. Now enter the Giveaway below. You must be subscribed at the time the winner is drawn, but you can unsubscribe at any time after the giveaway. By the way… I […]

By |November 25th, 2013|Giveaways|0 Comments

Vitamix Round Up

Santa has come a little early this year!  I attended the Weston A. Price Conference in Atlanta a few weeks ago and I decided to take the plunge and buy the Vitamix.  A Vitamix dealer was offering a great discount and I couldn’t resist.  I have been using my Blendtec for the last 8 years and absolutely love it! I am looking forward to using this […]

By |November 21st, 2013|Recipes|2 Comments

Health Benefits of Honey

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It’s getting cooler and cooler as winter approaches the Wasatch Front.  We use honey year round as a sweetener in baking and real food recipes.  Honey is also used for healing naturally.  What are the health benefits of raw honey?  There are many!

The Key Nutrients of Honey

Honey is loaded with many essential vitamins and minerals. Vitamins such as B1, B2, B3, B5, B6 as […]

By |November 14th, 2013|Nutrition|0 Comments

Pinners Conference 2013

Do you love Pinterest?!? I do! The 2013 Pinners Conference and Expo is October 25th and October 26th.  The conference is Friday 10 am – 9pm and Saturday 9 am to 7 pm.  I am really excited about this conference.  This is my first year living in Utah and my first time going! What is this show about?  This show is mainly about two cool […]

By |October 25th, 2013|Nutrition|0 Comments

How my Kids take Desiccated Liver Powder

How do my kids take desiccated liver and I am sure you are wondering why too!?!

Liver has been considered a sacred food in traditional cultures throughout time.  It is loaded with nutrients and vitamins.  Some doctors even call it “nature’s most potent superfood”.  I have to admit this is one of the last superfoods I added to my family’s traditional diet.  I don’t know why […]

By |October 22nd, 2013|Recipes|3 Comments

A Green Carnival

Guest post by Christina, a mother of three with a new blog “Laughing and Losing It.”  She writes humorous and heart-warming posts from the perspective of a mom who grew up as the youngest of 17 children.  You can visit her blog at laughingandlosingit.net or support her blog by going to https://www.facebook.com/laughingandlosingit and liking her page.

A Green Carnival

I accompanied my daughter and her 1st grade class, in Gainesville […]

By |October 21st, 2013|Green Living|0 Comments

Stand Up Against Artificial Food Dyes

The more I learn about artificial food coloring the more upset I am about it.  I hate that it is all around us.  I hate that it is tempting my child at every turn.  I recently wrote about how I hate that artificial food dyes are in the public school system.  In my opinion they need to be taken OUT! Immediately!   The more people […]

By |October 19th, 2013|Nutrition|0 Comments

High on Food Dye!

Are your kids high on food dye?

My oldest son is in half day kindergarten at our local school.  There are so many things I love about the school.  His teacher is great.  The administrators are very friendly. They have an awesome reading program that I volunteer and participate in every Monday for a few hours.  One of my friends helped develop and implement this reading […]

By |October 17th, 2013|Nutrition|2 Comments

Bee Sting Allergy Attack

My youngest son was stung by a bee Saturday night.  He was stung on the hand.  He screamed out in pain and I quickly treated the sting with lavender and tea tree oil.  I placed a band aid on the sting and then he was off to bed. The next morning he woke up and his hand was red and swollen.  He was scratching it and […]

By |September 8th, 2013|Homeopathy|1 Comment

First Signs of Illness

All natural healers have their favorite “First Signs of Illness” remedy.  I happen to have mine too.  There are lots of natural things I implement when I start to feel sick.  I make fresh carrot, apple, lemon juice (drink it often).  I also drink homemade chicken broth.  I increase my Omega 3 fatty acids intake with: fermented cod liver oil or chia seed kombucha.  I […]

By |August 22nd, 2013|Homeopathy|3 Comments