Hannah’s Homestead Shop ~ Natural Body Butters

Lately, I've been exploring natural skin care products, and getting to enjoy some amazing body butter has definitely made the experience extra lovely. Viktoria is the mom and homesteader behind a new Etsy shop called Hannah's Homestead Shop. She named the shop after her young daughter, Hannah, and loves involving her in the process of creating and using … Continue reading Hannah’s Homestead Shop ~ Natural Body Butters

F&C Sewing ~ Eco-Friendly Makeup Pads *Giveaway*

Many of you know that I'm happily pursuing having a more sustainable life, one step at a time. ^_^ A large part of sustainability depends on using washable and reusable things in place of disposables so we've been reducing the amount of paper napkins, disposable diapers and menstrual pads, baby wipes, and other things that our family uses. Not only are reusables kinder … Continue reading F&C Sewing ~ Eco-Friendly Makeup Pads *Giveaway*

Using cloth diapers in place of disposables is great at any point in your baby or toddler's life, but using cloth before six months of age has significantly more benefits than starting after that point. With my third child, I switched at five months because it was my first experience with cloth and my husband thought it would … Continue reading

My 3 Sons Handcrafted ~ Pocket Pads

Breastfeeding can definitely cause irregular cycles, and it's not much fun. I like knowing when to expect my period and not having to (frequently!) wonder about pregnancy. And as odd as it may sound, I also like getting to use my RUMPS (reusable menstrual pads). It's kind of like using cloth diapers instead of disposables - it's adds a little bit of work … Continue reading My 3 Sons Handcrafted ~ Pocket Pads