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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 [...]

By | 2017-10-06T22:39:49+00:00 October 22nd, 2013|Babies and Children, Green Living, Nutrition, Recipes|10 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, [...]

By | 2017-10-05T20:40:15+00:00 October 21st, 2013|Green Living|0 Comments

Homeopathic Remedies for Anger

Homeopathic Remedies for Anger. Homeopathic medicines can treat the acute symptoms of anger.  Often professional constitutional care is needed for deeper healing.  There are many natural remedies for anger.  Here is a list of my favorite remedies that work for children and adults.  Many of these medicines worked beautifully  during my sons "Terrible 2" phase that lasted over a year for both boys. Bryonia- The children [...]

Essential Oils for Bug Bites

We are visiting my parents ranch in Florida and the boys are outside playing all day long.  They are swimming, riding horses, catching butterflies, picking figs, fishing, counting cows, etc.  Lots of sunshine and lots of bugs.   I have tested and tried many essential oils.  I have discovered my favorite essential oils for bug bites and stings.  Some essential oils work a little better [...]

Remedy for Swollen Gums

Swollen Gums can be very painful.  I am going to share my favorite remedy for swollen gums. The following is a list of natural remedies for swollen gums.  I did not have to go to the dentist to have my swollen gums checked out.  A week ago I woke up with swollen painful gums in the back of my mouth.  This swollen inflamed area is [...]

By | 2017-10-10T14:51:49+00:00 June 21st, 2013|Essential Oils, Green Living, Home Remedies|0 Comments

Juice for Energy

Juice for energy today.  Spring time is here and a few of my close family members are trying to shed the comfy winter pounds.  No names here.  My sister in Florida has just joined a local swim team.  She has found a new source of energy before her swim practices.  No soda or caffeine!  Just a great natural source of energy.  My sister is drinking [...]

By | 2017-10-05T20:40:17+00:00 May 31st, 2013|Green Living, Nutrition, SuperFoods|0 Comments

Bear Lake, Idaho

John and Grant took a weekend trip to Bear Lake, Idaho.  Look how pretty Idaho is this time of year!! This is a picture of Izzy and Grant exploring.  The property is a little over 11 acres.  The boys left on Friday afternoon with Doug and 5 other kids.  Bear Lake is about 3 hours northeast of Salt Lake City.  I have not been up [...]

By | 2017-10-05T20:40:17+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Green Living|0 Comments

New Adventures in Utah

We are enjoying our new adventures in Utah.  We said good-bye toTampa, FL and moved across country to Salt Lake City, UT.  It has been a very busy and stressful few weeks.  Sadly, we left behind most of my extended family in Florida and joined many of his extended family out west.  It is bittersweet really.  I miss the warm Florida winters, but have already [...]

Grass-Fed Beef Jerky

I've been looking for high quality grass-fed beef jerky for a few months.  Regular store bought beef jerky is full of sodium and artificial preservatives.  One particular artificial preservative that is toxic and well known is Sodium Nitrite.  Sodium Nitrite has been linked to colon cancer and lung disease.  Beef Jerky is full of it.  Watch out! Just google "negative health benefits of beef jerky" to [...]

By | 2017-10-05T20:40:32+00:00 January 2nd, 2013|Green Living|0 Comments

Home Remedies for Whooping Cough

Are there home remedies for Whooping Cough? Whooping Cough is in the news right now and it seems like parents (at least around me) have been worried about it for months. I have a friend who isolated her newborn baby back in August because whooping cough was circulating. It is still circulating today and not getting any better.  If I had a newborn baby right [...]