Saying I Love You . . . Naturally

Saying "I Love You" naturally and simply is more your style, isn't it? Here are a few ideas to get you started!

If you’re like me, and I think you are, the traditional Valentine’s Day gift of pesticide laden roses from South America just isn’t your thing.

And those heart shaped boxes of chocolate? More pesticides, and lots of questionable ingredients. Chocolate is wonderful, but make sure it’s organic and fair-trade, k? Or better yet, try this Chocolate Elixer drizzled over ice cream. It’s made with herbs to strengthen and support your body.

But that isn’t to say that a day to honor your loved one should be thrown out the door. With a little creativity, and help from a some great bloggers out there, you can say, “I love you” naturally and simply.Continue Reading

JORD Watch Giveaway $129 Value

Enter to win a beautiful, wooden JORD Watch | LearningAndYearning

Are you like me? Using your phone to tell time when you’re away from home? I miss wearing a watch! And that’s why I was thrilled to pieces to receive a gorgeous JORD watch recently. And I get to give one away, too!

It’s easy to see that JORD’s style is guided by a deep appreciation for natural elements and modern design. Wood is the main component of all JORD watches; they use a variety of natural and sustainably sourced wood from across the globe. Some of their current series of watches feature bamboo, maple, sandalwood, blackwood, cherry, zebrawood, and koa.

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All American Sun Oven Giveaway

Win An All American Sun Oven!


The folks at the All American Sun Oven company have teamed up with a large group of bloggers and we are giving away a deluxe Sun Oven! The retail price of this set is $399! But that is only the start of the reasons why you should enter to try and win this oven.

Sun Oven Giveaway

Using a sun oven can help you be more frugal by cutting your utility bills. Wouldn’t it be great to have that bill lowered. Cooking in a sun oven is just as easy as using a conventional oven and really only takes a few minutes longer in the cooking cycle.

Prepare your recipe using a little less liquid in casseroles, soups and stews. For baked goods use the same amounts of liquids as the recipe calls for. Find the optimal direction of the sun and get cooking. Of course, using a sun oven does require the sun to be available. However, it is possible to obtain good results even on a partly cloudy day.Continue Reading