MINIMALIST ONE-INGREDIENT GROCERIES

05.17.2017

for family of 10 I was raised on healthy food but in my late teens and early twenties, I fell off the healthy wagon and began eating the standard American diet. I bought the typical food products on my weekly trips to the grocery store: bread, jelly, cereal, cookies, muffins, granola bars, cake mixes, can goods, salad dressings and many many other processed food. It took my 6-year-old daughter’s allergy to MSG at the time (she is now 18), to reallyRead More

MINIMALIST ESSENTIALS FOR MOTHER & CHILD

05.14.2017

1 / breastfeeding If the mother is eating an unprocessed minimal ingredient diet, breastfeeding is the most natural and healthiest way to feed your baby. It’s also the most economical and simple way to feed your baby. If you choose to breastfeed, Ellen Fisher has put together a beautiful informative post explaining in detail all about breastfeeding. Tips For Successful Breastfeeding by Ellen Fisher If you decide not to breastfeed, please consider one of the following two options: either makingRead More

3K SUBSCRIBER MINIMALIST GIVEAWAY

03.19.2017

It’s amazing how one day is beautiful, sunny and inviting and then the next is dreary, cloudy and you want to send in your RSVP with a big NO! 😊 This was Thursday and Friday for us this week. Thankfully by Friday afternoon the sun started to peek out. And yes, I explain it in the video above but let me reiterate what happened. Helena rode her bicycle right up behind me. So then I bent down my behind right on thatRead More

DIY MINIMALIST MOBILE COMPUTER DESK

03.19.2017

It snowed!!! Even though I was looking forward to digging out the garden, I was still happy it snowed. I figured this just might be the last big snowfall of the season and so decided to just enjoy it. One of the many things uploading videos every week has given me, is a new found appreciation of the outdoors. I mean I’ve always loved summer but now I’m really seeing the beauty in all the seasons. I knew that ifRead More

MINIMALIST TOOTHPASTE

03.12.2017

So if you watched my minimalist toiletries video then you know that I usually just brush with baking soda and have been brushing this way for years. If you knew how many toxic ingredients were in ALL the toothpaste at your local grocery store, you would probably make the switch as well. Even “healthier” toothpastes still have ingredients that are completely unnecessary and on top of this, the makers of these supposedly healthier alternatives’s list the prices at double the costRead More

FIRST STEPS TO A MINIMALIST NURSERY

03.08.2017

This video was so much fun to make and after I was done, I realized that there were so many more unnecessary things that I didn’t even touch upon. But I also want to upload a video on items I found minimal yet still practical and often necessary for my nursery. For many years my nursery was in a separate bedroom but for the last four children, my nursery was right there with me in my bedroom. It was myRead More