How to Get Started Geocaching

What is Geocaching

Geocaching is a great activity to do with the family.  It gets you outdoors, walking around and makes you use your mind.  We started Geocaching a year ago and we still are loving it. If you are wondering how to get started geocaching, read on! What Is Geocaching? Geocaching is a global treasure hunt.  Participants use GPS ...

On the go first aid #PuracynFirst

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On the go first aid is not always something we stop to consider. Honestly, if it wasn't for my husband being safety man, I'd probably not be prepared often on the go.  He's always been insistent that each of our vehicles have a well-stocked first aid kit. Which we do.  But I usually leave it ...

4 ways to get your family to drink more water

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Keeping your family hydrated properly is an important daily task.  There are so many energy drinks, sodas and juices on the market but the best way to get hydrated is with water.  Yep.  Water.  It's what our bodies need! 4 ways to get your family to drink more water Set an Example Some days I really want to ...

I’m doing a 3 day cleanse

3 day vegan cleanse

This post brought to you by Kaeng Raeng. All opinions are 100% mine. I've been hearing and reading about cleanses and detox programs for a while.  It seems like especially the past few months, I've been seeing more and more (and more!) about cleanses and how great they make you feel.  A friend of mine ...

Healthy on the go snack idea #RealTastesGood

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I want my kids to be healthy, productive, and successful. I’m fairly certain every decent mother wants the same. I find, however, that the “healthy” part is much easier said than done. The day and age that we live in is all about go, go, go, and my family is no different. Always on the ...

Still rocking the Night of the Living Dead allergy face look? #AllergyFace

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If you’ve ever had that “morning after” hangover look, I’m talking to you. Not the “I’ve got a few bags under my eyes, let me cover it with some concealer type.” I’m talking the full blown, makeup won’t fix this, Night of The Living Dead inspired HIDEOUS ALLERGY FACE® hangover look. You still with me? Now ...

Back Yard Fun with Slacklining

ENO Slackwire Slackline

Thanks to ENO we now have a slackline to play on in our yard.  Slacklining offers not only back yard fun, but also a great way to improve core strength and balance.  It's also fun for the whole family! ENO sent me their slackwire to try out and write a review.  I have worked before with ...

Kombucha Recipes: Strawberry and Ginger Hibiscus flavors

Ginger Hibiscus Kombucha Tea recipe

I have been brewing kombucha like crazy for the past few weeks with my GetKombucha continuous brewing kit.  The plain kombucha taste great but I wanted to play with some flavors to try some new kombucha recipes and even make a kombucha cocktail!   Organic Strawberry Kombucha Ingredients 32 oz Homemade Kombucha 1-3 TBSP Dried Organic Strawberries (To make other flavors, ...

Homemade Eczema Cream Recipe

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Two of my kids have eczema. I have it myself on and off.  It's itchy and uncomfortable.  We have tried a lot of products to help get some relief, but none seem to have a magical solution.  I decided to try to make my homemade eczema cream recently, and have been quite pleased with the ...

Why I grow my own food

veggies from our garden

This post brought to you by Miracle-Gro. All opinions are 100% mine. There are 4 main reasons why I grow things. There are many other reasons, but I'm sure you can understand the 4 main reasons why I grow my own food. Reason #1: My husband.  I love him, and while he gets on my nerves ...