Decluttering Tips & Inspirational Video

‘Clutter Foot': the condition where you get into a car that has stuff in the foot area and you think you have enough room … until an hour goes by and you realize that you’re uncomfortable and that it has been slowly driving you INSANE; insane enough to roll yourself out of the car at a stoplight, Mission Impossible style. ‘Clutter Body': see above, but your whole body in your own home. I know I’ve talked about this before, but every year I get ‘clutter body’ really bad. Last year I spent 5 days over the holiday break cleaning out … Continue reading Decluttering Tips & Inspirational Video

5 Tips to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Struggling to keep your New Year's Resolutions? According to the Statistic Brain Research Institute, only 71% of Americans make it through the first week of their resolutions. After the first month, only 64% are still sticking with it.  While these statistics could be disheartening, the truth is that it's never too late to start again and just because you took a week (or more) off from your resolutions doesn't mean that you have to give up! In fact, every week can be a chance to start a new resolution! If you are having trouble sticking with your goals, it could be … Continue reading 5 Tips to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Perpetual Bone Broth in a Crock-Pot

Bone Broth  For its healing, nourishing, and restorative properties, bone broth is something our ancestors would not have been without. Sadly, and due partly to our time-strapped society's preference for speedy solutions, bone broth fell out of use in favor of pop-top cans of soup and foil wrapped bouillon cubes. Little did we know, bone broth provided more than a hot meal or added flavor (though both of these things are true and important).  However, it turns out that the bone broth in the age old remedy of chicken soup has a lot more to do with our healing than we understand. And while most agree that … Continue reading Perpetual Bone Broth in a Crock-Pot

3 Easy Tips to Prepare for an Earthquake

Depending on where you live, earthquakes can be fairly common. They may not be the earth-shattering quakes you see in disaster movies, but it only takes a little shaking to wreck your stuff. Here a few easy tips for making your home more quake-proof. Ross S. Stein, a geophysicist at Stanford University, has a few simple suggestions to get your home ready for minor quakes: via Prepare Your Home for an Earthquake With These Three Easy Tips. Continue reading 3 Easy Tips to Prepare for an Earthquake