Slow Starts & Peaceful Mornings

I am sitting here in my robe by the fire, with my coffee and felt compelled to share my thoughts this morning. There is something so precious and peaceful about a slowly started and peaceful morning. Can you relate to this? I hope so, but my fear is that the majority of the population today […]

Modern Homesteading and Mental Health

How Training Your Brain Can Give You a Big Boost on Your Journey to Self-Reliance

Being self-reliant means many things to many people. Usually, a self-reliant lifestyle is associated with some degree of homesteading, living off the land-perhaps even off the grid and providing for yourself and your family with nothing but the skill and strength of your own two hands. It means being prepared to survive and care for […]

Homemade Bath Salt Recipe

I have done more soaking over the last two years than I have my entire life!  Mind you, I am not complaining, even though my soaks were part of my healing regimen, what a relaxing addition to my life! It is important that we take time for ourselves, nurture our bodies and be good to […]

My Healing Protocol

As I sit here by my wood stove on this crisp 25 degree September morning (Winter is coming fast) I am doing a little bit of celebrating. After 5 days of nearly no sleep, I was finally able to rest! I am currently a little over 8 months out from my surgery and I feel […]

The Destructive, Silent Killer: Silicone Poisoning

Breast Implants, Stomach Belts, Silicone Mesh, Silicone Medical Ports

As many of you know, I am recovering from major surgery right now.   My surgery was on January 29, 2016 and for the next year to year and a half I will be detoxing and doing special treatments to regain my health.  There are many women who were not so lucky! Some of you […]

Are You Really Prepared For Medical Emergencies?

It is really easy to think we are prepared for anything, but are we really? It is important to live without fear as it is a waste of time and precious energy and to focus on being prepared.   You will find great comfort in times of turmoil when you have already rehearsed things in […]

Spring & Summer Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes

There is something refreshing and even romantic to me about diffusing essential oils.  I love all things natural and I also am excited when one thing provides multiple purposes in my home. I used to be a MAJOR candle junky!!  I had candles burning in every room of my house, on the back porch and […]

Podcast #130: Interview with Dr. Susan Kolb

Author of The Naked Truth About Breast Implants From Harm To Healing

March 16th, 2016: In today’s show I had the privilege to interview Dr. Susan Kolb.  Dr. Kolb is a world renown plastic surgeon who specializes in breast explants and the detoxing necessary for improved health.  I am indebted to Dr. Kolb for literally saving my life and now I desire to pay it forward and help […]

Podcast #129: Our Health Journey

February 17th, 2016: In today’s show my Mountain Man and I share with you Our Health Journey.  It is a bit long, but we pray that you listen and share this podcast or our YouTube video https://youtu.be/JqgJ4csejK4 with the masses.  This is something that needs to go viral.  We have saved 7 lives to date that we […]

Mutlipurpose Hand Forged Herb Drying Rack

The Mountain Man is always fabricating, creating and manufacturing useful items for our homestead.  Sometimes it is necessary for us to manufacture things to fit our needs, to improve the modern day counterparts and to allow us to do unique and creative things here. Many of these tools will benefit you as well so once we […]