Holiday Treats & Traditions

Holiday Treats & Traditions

Amber Osborne Sweet thoughts for friends and family… Growing up in the south hand made gifts at Christmas were the most valued.  One neighbors cookies, another’s ornament, and another’s spiced cider.  Receiving of these gifts was an act of acceptance of kindness and...
Why Hand Made?

Why Hand Made?

Do you choose handmade?  I have always been a handy soul, but I am too practical for the cute Pinterests projects.  DIY in my house is limited to construction usually.  However, when I was pregnant with my second and discovered the truly toxic items all over my house...
Travel Guide

Travel Guide

What are your best Fly or Ride Companions? Traveling is stressful enough. I find having a few tools, and incorporating a simple habit or two greatly improves my experiences! Oh yeah, and keeps me well enough to enjoy my adventures! Join me for some of the best ways to...
What’s on your shelves – Greenwashing

What’s on your shelves – Greenwashing

Greenwashing, Oh My! I have this funny little habit when I go shopping, whether it’s for groceries or personal care products – basically when I’m looking to purchase anything that is going to go in or on my body!  When I head out to the store and grab an item off the...
Blue Light: Impact and Solutions

Blue Light: Impact and Solutions

What is blue light?
   Blue light is a shorter wavelength light, emitted largely from our electronic devices, which scatters causing eye strain, fatigue, altered sleep patterns, headaches, and retinal cell damage.  Although it can be beneficial during the...