The Tornadoes Came

We knew when we woke up that they expected severe storms today.  The possibility of tornadoes blasted on the news and across social media.  Some people joked about it, because destructive tornadoes are, thankfully, rare here.  Others talked about evacuation plans, emergency places to hide for those without basements.  Thunderstorms, sometimes with damaging winds and…

Why Live Toxin-Free?

All-natural. Chemical-free.  Toxin-free. Chances are, you’ve heard one or more of these phrases bouncing around the internet.  They’re pretty popular.  Although each one technically has a different meaning, their connotations are all the same: remove harmful things from our lives. But why strive to be toxin-free?  It’s quick and easy to run to the grocery…

10 Best Oils on a Budget

Essential oils are everywhere these days–I see ads for new essential oil companies weekly.  Even one of our local hardware stores carries a line of essential oils.  It’s tempting to grab an easy, cheap eo purchase and hope to benefit.  However, cheap oils readily available at the grocery (or hardware) store aren’t going to provide…