What I’m Into {February 2015}

What I'm Into February

I'm excited to share "What I'm Into" with you again! You can read January's "What I'm Into" post here. These posts give a more personal look into my life. You can follow me on Instagram or subscribe to my weekly newsletter to see what I'm up to all month long!  After a crazy, tiring January, I made it my goal to get more rest during the month of February.  Can I just tell you that it's been wonderful? I have always been an on-to-go person, but, over the years, that has led to so much … [Read more...]

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Find Rest with a Nighttime Routine

Find Rest

Establishing a nighttime routine has helped me finally begin to get adequate rest. Going to bed earlier has made me feel like a different person! A few months back, my mentor asked me what I thought it would take to get me to a place where I felt like I wasn't constantly spinning my wheels.  "Going to bed earlier," I told her. "I honestly think if I could just discipline myself enough to get to bed at a decent hour that it would improve every other area of my life--or at least maximize … [Read more...]

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Earn Money Blogging

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When I started this blog four years ago, I would have never dreamed that it would one day completely change my family's life. Not only has this site given me the opportunity to live out my passions of writing and connecting with readers (you all!), but it now contributes substantially to my family's income. When I began The Humbled Homemaker, I had to learn the ropes myself. I didn't know of any truly affordable courses to take that would lead me through how to set up and start a blog. I … [Read more...]

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Weekend Reads {February 21, 2015}

Weekend Reads with The Humbled Homemaker

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 Health & Wellness The Truth About Redheads @ SciShow (since I am one and live in a house full of them!) Dear People Who Want Me To Vaccinate My Child @ Live Renewed Avoiding Burnout in the Age of Busyness @ … [Read more...]

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12 Ways to Go Disposable Free {at Keeper of the Home}

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Need tips on ways to go disposable free? This post gives you 12 ways to go disposable free!    Last month, I posted on 12 ways to go disposable free over at Keeper of the Home. Here's an excerpt: Not only does cutting back on using disposable products minimize your exposure to toxins found in plasticsand bleached paper, but it is also an eco-friendly way to save you money! The most important thing in learning to live a healthier life is to take one baby step at a time. These … [Read more...]

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4 Places to Shop for Natural Living Products Online

4 Places to Shop for Natural Living Products Online

When I first began my natural living journey, I was at a loss for where to shop! At the time, we had one small, locally-owned health store in our community. But, sadly, they were and still are way outside of our budget! Thankfully,  I discovered some great places to shop for natural living products online. These online retailers save me both time and money! Today's post will introduce you to 4 of these places to shop for natural living products online! If you know me at all, you know that I … [Read more...]

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Free Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, & Free Shipping at ePantry.com!

Free Hand Soap

  The Humbled Homemaker & ePantry: Free Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap, $10 Credit, & Free Shipping for readers!  Note: This deal has been extended through Friday, Feb. 27th! Those of you who have been a part of the Humbled Homemaker community for a while know that I love to save money, I love to use eco-friendly, natural, non-toxic products in my home and I hate frivolous shopping. When I find a way to save money on my favorite natural living products without leaving my couch, … [Read more...]

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My Plan for Adrenal Fatigue Recovery

My Plan for Adrenal Fatigue Recovery

Last week, I shared with you my journey to adrenal fatigue. Today I'm sharing my personal plan for adrenal fatigue recovery. This post is long, and it gives a pretty big glimpse into my personal life. I hope you will find it helpful and encouraging if you are working through adrenal fatigue or burnout as well. Adrenal fatigue has been like many things in my life: I have known that I needed to make a plan for recovery for a long time now, but it wasn't until I crashed in January (after … [Read more...]

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Weekend Reads {February 14, 2015}

Weekend Reads with The Humbled Homemaker

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 Health & Wellness Duke University Scientists Find Women Need More Sleep Than Men @ news.com.au "Scientists at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina discovered that women need more sleep than men. And … [Read more...]

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Natural Skincare for Men

Natural Skincare for Men

Note from Erin: I'm welcoming my husband, Will, as a writer again today! I would have fallen over in shock if someone had told me a few years ago that he would be writing a post on natural skincare for men! If you are struggling to get your man to convert to a more natural, non-toxic lifestyle then I hope you will be encouraged by this post! By Will Odom, Contributing Writer  Our journey into natural living was a slow process. We took it one step at a time, and often my wife had to … [Read more...]

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