{Eco Etsy Finds} Thanks for Togetherness

We woke up at five o’clock in the morning to put a twenty pound naked bird into the oven. Stuffing and mashed potatoes would come later. Coffee in hand I stumbled around the kitchen trying to pull everything together. All I wanted to do was go back to sleep but the beep, beep, beep of [...]

{Guest Post} How to Make Kombucha – A Fermented Tea Recipe

Desiree Fleck of ReGrowRoots

  Kombucha is a delicious effervescent fermented sweetened tea beverage. It has been used for thousands of years to detoxify the body, cleanse the liver, for arthritis pain, and even treat cancer. The Chinese called it an “immortal health elixir”!! To brew kombucha, you will need a SCOBY – symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast. [...]

{EcoEtsy Finds} Open Your Spice Cabinet and Breathe Fall In

The air is getting cooler in the United States, even in Phoenix, Arizona, and my mind is turning to my favorite tastes, smells and sights of fall. EcoEtsy sellers are filling my plate with the warm and cozy hues of the chilly season, the textures of rich and spicy perfection that come wafting out of [...]

{Guest Post} Changing Our Lifestyle Choices to Improve Our Health

I’m 39 years old, my husband, Matt, is 36.  Generally speaking we’re both healthy people with little need for doctor visits or medications**.  We rarely get sick, not even colds.  But recently we got a wakeup call from a silent killer and we need to make daily changes before it’s too late.  My husband was [...]

{Guest Post} The Write Way to Go Green When Self-Publishing

Words are my life and my livelihood.  As an Author, who just released her first full-length fiction novel (yea!), I’m ready for the world to read my words.  But with an environmental conscience I was very concerned about the potential for waste in the publishing industry by creating my book.  Many standard Publishing Houses purchase [...]