Belli Birthday Bash Giveaways and 30% off!


Belli Birthday Bash Giveaways and 30% off!
Who doesn't love a birthday party? I love birthdays and am so excited to help Belli celebrate their birthday.  I have used Belli's Skincare products and absolutely love them especially for brand new babies, of which I will be announcing and showing off our newest...

Homemade Shampoo with Essential Oils


Homemade Shampoo with Essential Oils
Since I began dabbling in the use of essential oils almost 5 years ago, I have become more and more interested in them. Since January of this year, I began using them for healing and sickness. This has led into using them for all of...

Summer Fun with Healthy Essentials and Lots of Savings


Summer Fun with Healthy Essentials and Lots of Savings
We have had one busy Summer and it's not about to be over yet.  In April, our family moved to just outside of Prague, Czech Republic for three months where we were immediately immersed in culture, sports, and the outdoors. Since it was our home for...

Traveling the World with Small Children


Traveling the World with Small Children
The last few months have been an adventure for our family.  Due to my husband's job as an Assistant Pastor, we have traveled and lived in the Czech Republic for the last two and half months. Traveling with three children ages 2, 4, and 6 has...

Earth Day with Healthy Essentials #ad #Moms4JNJConsumer


Earth Day with Healthy Essentials #ad #Moms4JNJConsumer
As soon as my children were born, we began looking for ways to conserve energy, save costs, reuse our products, and recycle those that could not be used.  Our kids all have their own special reusable water bottles that they love filling.  Cloth diapers have...

DIY: Picture Popsicle Stick Puzzle


DIY: Picture Popsicle Stick Puzzle
Gracie and Gabriel both love puzzles so I decided to add a personal touch to their puzzle collection - Picture Popsicle Stick puzzles.  These puzzles are quick and easy to make and can be advance for older children or more complex for younger children. Materials...

Valentine’s Day Ideas to Wow Your Husband #HealthyEssentials


Valentine’s Day Ideas to Wow Your Husband #HealthyEssentials
Empowering Mommy Disclaimer: Below is a post written to "spice things up" in the bedroom. If things like this make you blush, although I try to keep it tasteful and tame, you may want to skip this post. If you are looking for intimacy ideas,...

What Zeal for Life Did For Me


What Zeal for Life Did For Me
Guest post written by Sheryl Shaffer I am a skeptic. At 61, I have had more than my fair share of health issues and have been “experimented” on by many a health practitioner. I was introduced to Zeal for Life six months ago and quickly plunked...

Chicco Liteway Giveaway {Ends 1/7}


Chicco Liteway Giveaway {Ends 1/7}
Our family is headed to the Czech Republic for 3 months this Spring and I have been looking everywhere for the perfect lightweight stroller that is still very functional. So many lightweight strollers are really hard to push and are cheaply made. The Chicco Liteway seems...

DIY Snowman Magnets


DIY Snowman Magnets
Activity boxes keep my little ones busy especially during the winter months.  Activity boxes also give us something creative to do together each day. One of our new favorite activities are snowman magnets.  These magnets are so fun because you can make the snowman into whatever...