Homemade Baby Food

homemade baby food


Are Food Preservatives Really Bad For Your Health or Not?

food preservatives

Food Preservatives….we’ve ALL seen the infamous pictures….a 3 month old McDonald’s Fries and Hamburger looking virtually untouched because of all the food preservatives it contains. I was a little surprised when my sister made the comment, “wow, if food preservatives make these look good after 100 days, does that mean if I eat more food [Read On]

Homemade Fabric Softener – Self Sufficient Tip

homemade fabric softener

I LOVE this!  My clothes are coming out so much softer & fresh-smelling for a fraction of the price of store-bought!

Preparedness Manual | chapter 1

Emergency Preparedness manual

As I’m preparing this, I’m watching ABC news reporting the beginning of the effects of hurricane Sandy on the East Coast. They are saying this is going to be a catastrophe and that 50 million americans will be affected. I’m watching images of a hospital having to transport fragile babies and children from a Manhatten [Read On]

Are You Prepared? | Stockpiling on Food & Water

food store shelves are empty2

Tonight, on the news they are talking about this possible “superstorm” that is planning to hit the East Coast. People are flooding to the stores buying out the food and water. They are saying there may be possible power outages….which means NO REFRIGERATION. I used to have a packed FREEZER full of food.  Of course, [Read On]

Food Prices Are Going UP

thrive green beans

If you look at the price of some food in 2008 compared to 2012, you would be astounded! We all know it’s happening and it’s going to continue to happen. The number one recommendation being made by church leaders and well-known talk show hosts Shaun Hannity and Glenn Beck is….STOCK UP NOW!   Prices are [Read On]

Homemade Cream of Soup Mix!

homemade cream of soup

I am so excited to share this with you!  This is a dry homemade cream of soup mix that can be used a substitute for a can of cream soup in any recipe! So WHY is this such a big deal? Well, have you looked at the label of all the well-known Cream of “such [Read On]

Creamy Enchilada Soup

creamy enchilada soup

With the first relatively cold day of the year (temps are dropping fast into the 50’s and it’s raining), I decided to make something warm and healthy. I just want you to know that I would NEVER have gone to the grocery store and have gotten all the fixings for this delicious soup.   So [Read On]

Thrive Scrambled Eggs Mix Review

Thrive Scrambled Egg Mix Review

I just LOVE eating scrambled eggs!  I always spent the extra money and bought the all-natural, organic eggs because it was worth it to me. When I was introduced to Thrive, I was really hesitant to try the powdered Thrive scrambled eggs.  I’ve tried powdered eggs before and wasn’t impressed. Besides  Thrive Scrambled Eggs Mix, [Read On]

Tomato Powder |Thrive Product Review


This is one of my absolute favorite Thrive products!  Tomato Powder has such a rich flavor you won’t believe it.  It is the sweetest, vine-ripened crop tomato turned into a fine powder. Healthier:  There are so many uses for tomato powder!  It’s perfect if you need a little more tomato sauce or paste, but hate [Read On]