{Update #6} Our First Garden

Our garden is producing a lot more these days!  We picked our first tomato this week (the two before that, a worm beat us to them). I've got hot peppers running out of my ears so I started freezing them. Our bell and sweet peppers are doing really well too. My fennel has gotten big … Continue reading {Update #6} Our First Garden


Chocolate Strawberry Smoothie

   Good morning! I hope you're having a great 2017 so far! It's finally turned Winter here in Alabama and we even got some snow flurries yesterday.  My big resolution for 2017 is to live a healthier lifestyle. That means eating healthy foods, doing healthy activities, using healthy products, and having a healthy attitude on … Continue reading Chocolate Strawberry Smoothie

Tasty Tuesday: Mixed Fruit Smoothie

This is one of my favorite things to have for breakfast before heading to work, and it only takes a couple minutes to throw together. I buy the big bag of mixed fruit at Walmart--it has strawberries, peaches, mangoes, and pineapples--and it's super yummy. This is how I make my smoothies: 1 cup frozen mixed … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Mixed Fruit Smoothie

Tasty Tuesday: Banana-Cocoa-Thieves Smoothie

These are a few of my favorite things: bananas, chocolate, and 'Thieves' essential oil by Young Living. So the other day I thought, "Hey, why not combine these things into a smoothie and eat it?!" I mean, seriously. Why not? So I experimented and came up with this yummy baby. I don't measure exactly, but here … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Banana-Cocoa-Thieves Smoothie