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Crunchy-Living 2017 Christmas Gift Guide

This post contains affiliate links.  If you make a purchase through one of these links I will receive compensation (at no additional cost to you).  This helps me to continue my blogging efforts and I greatly appreciate your support of my blog on this way. The Holidays are right around the corner, we are anxiously… Continue reading Crunchy-Living 2017 Christmas Gift Guide

Family, God, Uncategorized

The Harshest “Welcome Back” We’ve Ever Gotten

We just returned from a glorious trip around California.  It started with my son and I in Northern CA where we visited my folks for a couple weeks, we then took the train down the coast of CA to the Santa Barbara area to visit my husband’s family.  We took planes, trains and automobiles and… Continue reading The Harshest “Welcome Back” We’ve Ever Gotten

AIP, Homemade, recipe, Uncategorized

My AIP Thanksgiving Meal Plan! (including leftover plans)

  I have been on AIP for 5 months now and am seeing lots of great progress and healing.  A couple months ago I began working with a nutritional therapist who has helped immensely.  She identified that I have issues with coconut and fruit so my Thanksgiving is looking even more limited than AIP! The… Continue reading My AIP Thanksgiving Meal Plan! (including leftover plans)

AIP, Uncategorized

AIP Meals for the week of 7/20 (including a couple outings!)

It's been 6 weeks I've been on AIP.  Many of my symptoms are getting better but I'm still dealing with a lot of joint pain.  My body is finally feeling up to regular exercise after my case of mono so I'm hoping getting back into yoga and long walks will help a lot. We had… Continue reading AIP Meals for the week of 7/20 (including a couple outings!)

AIP, Uncategorized

My AIP meals on vacation!

Hi everyone! We just returned from 4 days at Snow Mountain Ranch in Granby, CO.  We were fortunate to have a lodge room with a mini fridge and a microwave as well as to be there with my in-laws who had a camper w/ a kitchen.  I packed up loads of food and was able… Continue reading My AIP meals on vacation!

Review, Uncategorized

One of my new favorite things!

We have been using cloth tissues for almost 5 years now.  They're super soft organic cotton and are great for when we're sick.  However, after years of a child who carries them around we're down to about 15 from having 2 dozen. I was browsing Etsy recently and found Hanky Book.  I emailed the founder,… Continue reading One of my new favorite things!