• Natural Living

    Homemade Baby Food

    Hi friends! Lets talk about baby food today! My son is a little over 9 months old and has been eating solid food since about 5 and a half months. We started off with rice cereal and then switched to oatmeal cereal. At 6 months we switched to actual food purees. As made obvious by the title, I make our baby food from scratch! Some of the reasons I chose to do this are it being less wasteful, being more natural, and it tastes way better! I found out that conventional store-bought baby food can sit on the shelves for at least two years. I didn’t feel that my baby…

  • Zero Waste

    Deciding Between Your Well Being and Your Planet

    For me, being less wasteful has been a slow process that is still happening. So far there are plenty of things I’ve gotten rid of, stopped buying, or replaced with less wasteful options. But what about the things that you don’t want to give up? How do you decide if it’s worth keeping or worth getting rid of? Well, that’s completely up to you. You should never feel bad about saying “I can’t get rid of the hand soap I use that comes in plastic bottle”. That’s completely okay. There are more than a few things that I realized I can’t do without or substitute. Some I’m just saying no…