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How Calming Essential Oils Can Relax You with Just a Natural Scent

Posted on November 16th, 2015

Posted by Laurie Fanelli, guest blogger If it’s one thing calming essential oils and natural aromas are good for, it’s distracting you from recurring family tasks, pressure at work, and financial worries that are typical to every home. It can be difficult, though, to find a moment to decompress. Scheduling an hour for a massage or […]

Twelve Delicious Fall Recipes

Posted on November 16th, 2015

By Beth of Tasty Yummies Fall is a time for comfort food, you now the kind, cozy, spicy, heart-warming meals, made with love. This is my favorite time of year to be in the kitchen creating. Inspired by the local, seasonal foods, I find there is no shortage of ideas for fall recipes to make. […]

How to Make Homemade Sunflower Butter (A Peanut Butter Alternative)

Posted on November 13th, 2015

Posted by Angela Tague, guest blogger I practically lived on peanut butter sandwiches as a kid. But today, children are developing food allergies just as quickly as schools issue bans on peanut products in bagged lunches. Students clearly need more options. Thankfully, many nuts and seeds easily transform into peanut butter alternatives. Creamy cashew butter […]

Meatless Meals: A New Holiday Tradition

Posted on November 12th, 2015

Posted by Laurie Fanelli, guest blogger The holidays are all about spending time with friends and family, creating new memories, and honoring past traditions. Meatless Meals are a great way to treat guests to a healthful gathering that is also a gift for the environment – according to PETA, “A staggering 51 percent or more of […]

How to Help the Homeless on Thanksgiving: Eight Creative Ideas

Posted on November 10th, 2015

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger Thanksgiving volunteer opportunities almost always revolve around the local food bank, and for good reason. No one should be alone or hungry on a day when so many are enveloped in togetherness and great food. But there are many more ways to learn how to help the homeless and […]