Growing through fear

My husband and I are looking to make some big life changes.  And they scare me a little bit.  As I was sharing some of this thought process with a friend, she easily stated, “Ya, but remember we grow through fear”.  Well, duh. Sometimes you need someone else to say something, that you normally teach, … Continue reading

Health mistakes women make

Women, generally, are always on the go.  Whether physically, mentally or both.  Working in or out of the home (and both too), juggling kids activities, multi tasking, home tasks, managing the spouses (yes, yes we do), and trying to squeeze in a bit of ‘me time’ here and there.  The sad truth is, as women, … Continue reading

Are you wealthy?

One of the lifelong (dare I say world long) struggles with humans is understanding and/or finding our life purpose.  We, as people, lay awake at night trying to decipher what the hell we are here for.  We look to prayer, our pastors, the bible, society, each other- yet we still continuously ruminate, worry and fret. … Continue reading

Five ways to cope with stress

I would love to tell you that I don’t struggle with stress.  That my eating healthy, being active and mindfulness practices allow me to live a stress free life.  Unfortunately this is not the case.  I too struggle with stress.  My healthy practices however, allow me to cope, heal and not allow the stress to … Continue reading

Become more powerful with these five steps

There is something powerful in emotions. In our thinking. If we think we can accomplish something, we will. If we think we can’t- we won’t. In order to really unleash your power, and become successful in all aspects of your life- you have to become a powerfully positive person (we can call it the PPP … Continue reading

Choosing to be happy

We make a lot of choices or decisions throughout the day.  What to wear, what to eat, what to drink, what to spend our money on, how to respond to so-and-so….the list is ENDLESS.  There are but a few things we won’t regret choosing.  Everything else…well the results may vary.  Here are a few things … Continue reading

Ways to get your happy back

Many (MANY) of us have times of ‘funk’.  Where we may or may not know what the hell is bothering us, but we just can’t seem to move past it.  It can last minutes, hours or days.  If it lasts longer than a week you should probably consult your doctor.  What are some things we … Continue reading

UPDATED Paleo Bread Recipe

I have TWEAKED, changed, SHIFTED, and finalized…I think…my practically paleo bread.  I have now made four batches using this recipe and each one came out FABULOUS.  YAY. Enjoy! Find the recipe here also. *These instructions are intended for a bread maker Ingredients: Almond flour (2 cups) Tapioca flour (3/4 cup) Coconut flour (3/4 cup) Sea … Continue reading

Turkey Tacos

This post is so simple, it probably doesn’t need to be shared.  However, one of my favorite dinner meals, Paleo style, are turkey tacos. They are FULL of flavor, yet so very good for you. See my recipe below. On the subject of good for you, I am so excited that my daughter and I … Continue reading

365 days of change and stuffed apples

365 days ago today I made up my mind not to  die. Since the birth of my fourth child, over a year and a half ago, my blood pressure has been ridiculously high.  From my sixth month of pregnancy till they induced labor due to the escalated blood pressure, it continually got worse.  Especially AFTER … Continue reading