Herbal bath tea is incredibly easy to make AND can be made in endless variations to suit many different purposes. Not to mention, they make unique gifts! When herbs are added to a warm bath, the soothing or healing benefits of the herbs are absorbed through the skin.
Stress… I don’t think we take it seriously enough — especially the profound effects it can have on you and your family and your health. Although I could talk about stress in our life, I want to focus this podcast on how to address stress in the kitchen — 6 ways to banish it and find more joy there. [by Wardee Harmon]
Got a large family and a small food budget? Yet, due to your high standards for nutrition, you shudder at the thought of filling hungry tummies with cheap, non-nutritious filler foods? Here are 14 ways you can nourish your large family on a small budget. (These tips apply to smaller families, too!) [by Wardee Harmon]
Tired eyes? Stressed? Have a headache? Can’t sleep? An herbal eye pillow may be just the thing you need! With the weight of the rice and the soothing scent of lavender, you can rest and relax to your heart’s content. Plus, these pillows are so quick and easy to make, you can give them to all of your friends, too! [by Andrea Sabean]
Are you searching for a chemical-free, economical shave gel? One that leaves your skin feeling super soft and nourished? Look no further! This simple 3-ingredient gel uses healing herbs, soothing Aloe vera, and olive oil for a smooth shave that is kind to your skin. [by Andrea Sabean]
My linen couche is one of my favorite things to use in the kitchen — especially when baking my no-knead einkorn sourdough bread. “What is a linen couche proofing cloth? How do I use it and care for it?” Melissa C. wants to know on today’s #AskWardee. I’m answering all her questions!
Did you know that some cleaners actually leave your house less clean than when you started and that they may also be detrimental to your health? Luckily, you can clean your home from top to bottom with homemade cleaners. You probably have most of the ingredients already! Here are 10 of the most common areas of your home and how to keep them naturally clean. [by Andrea Sabean]
We spend a lot of time in the kitchen, don’t we? Yet in the kitchen, so much more happens than just cooking. We also nurture relationships with our family and friends. Whether we grow into who God wants us to be through how we handle tasks, failures, and successes. So here are 5 more “kitchen rules” — words to live by… in the kitchen! [by Wardee Harmon]
Why does it seem like every holiday revolves around candy? Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Easter… One holiday follows another, each with an onslaught of chocolate, candy, and sugary sweets. Yet, it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are 14 family-friendly Easter traditions that don’t center on chocolate, treats, or sweets. [by Andrea Sabean]