Breastfeeding is Not a Moral Issue

Is Breastfeeding A Moral Issue?

Breastfeeding doesn't always "work well" for everyone. And perhaps breastfeeding is not the moral issue we sometimes make it out to be! Here is one mom's story... Guest post by Jessica of "Smartter" Each Day It was six years ago, but if I close my eyes, it's so real I'm almost there again. I'm next to the crib, nursing a baby. Standing, nursing a baby. Standing because he won't nurse normally. He's three months old, and I try to nurse him and he thrashes, cries, pulls off, crosses his eyes, yanks back and forth like a shark or something. He's my first, and I thought he was crazy, … [keep reading...]

You can make your own garlic powder at home! It totally beats the flavor of store-bought powders! This would be so tasty in homemade salad dressings and dips!

How to Make Your Own Garlic Powder

Homemade garlic powder beats the flavor of store-bought and contains no additives! Here's a tutorial for DIY garlic powder. Add to salad dressings and dips! Guest post by Jessica of Simply Healthy Home When I started gardening I was rather clueless about a lot of things. Despite the odds, our first year yielded some great crops. So, when it came time to garden plan the following year, I expanded our garden. What I was unprepared for was the vast amount of vegetables that would grow and I would need to somehow preserve. (I know, gardening 101, but seriously, I did not grow up in … [keep reading...]

Weekend Reads with The Humbled Homemaker

Weekend Reads {March 28, 2015}

If you want to keep up with the reads that give me pause all week long, follow my Reads and Recipes board on Pinterest. If you want to follow along with my personal life, you can follow me on Instagram. Subscribe to our newsletter to not miss a post!  Reads I Loved This Week Deciding to Have Another Baby (When You Feel Like a Failure as a Mother) @ Practical Mommy When She Gets That Thing You Really Wanted @ Money Saving Mom 17 Modern Myths That are Making Motherhood Miserable @ Revolution from Home How to Recover the Lost Art of Dying Well: What Kara Tippetts Taught Us @ A Holy … [keep reading...]

Weekend Reads with The Humbled Homemaker

Weekend Reads {March 21, 2015}

If you want to keep up with the reads that give me pause all week long, follow my Reads and Recipes board on Pinterest. If you want to follow along with my personal life, you can follow me on … [keep reading...]

DIY Natural Beauty Routine

DIY Natural Beauty Routine

Looking for ways to ease into a natural beauty routine? Get tips for making your own products, using items you likely already have at home! By Tiffany, Contributing Writer When people talk … [keep reading...]

Weekend Reads with The Humbled Homemaker

Weekend Reads {March 14, 2015}

If you want to keep up with the reads that give me pause all week long, follow my Reads and Recipes board on Pinterest. If you want to follow along with my personal life, you can follow me on … [keep reading...]

A Dad Stuck with Daughters

A Dad “Stuck” with Daughters

Are you a dad "stuck" with daughters? Or is your husband "stuck" with daughters? It's time we stop letting society try and tell us this is a negative thing! By Will Odom, Contributing Writer (and … [keep reading...]