Herbal soaps can be hard to find in pure form, for an affordable price, and containing the herbs want. I love this homemade oatmeal soap recipe because you can customize it any way you want! If you want complete control of what goes into your bath and body products, then making your own herbal soap may be the ideal option for natural skin care. It is actually easier than you think. Here are the basic steps to make the herbal soap base….
Slow Cooker Recipes
Homemade smoothies are much healthier than the pre-made ones you buy in the store. That’s a given. Most of the smoothies in the store are loaded with sugar – going against the reasons why you added smoothies for weight-loss to your healthy eating plan in the first place. But even the smoothies you make at home can sabotage your weight loss efforts if you are not careful….
As soon as my kids get in the door after school, they are going for a snack. Or two! They are so hungry after they get home that they eat a ton of food it seems like. This is the time of day when they really need to eat healthy snacks for kids because it’s right before dinnertime. If they fill up on sweets and junk they definitely won’t want to eat a healthy recipe for dinner!
Kids Healthy Snack Ideas
Here is a list of 25 kids healthy snack ideas that your kids might actually want to eat after school! Fuel your kids’ hunger with nutritious foods that will keep them going until dinner – without ruining it.
1. Apple Protein Muffins
2. Cranberry Pretzel Cheerio Bars
3. Homemade “Go-Gurt” with Hidden Veggies
4. Vegan Peanut Butter Jelly Blondies
5. Healthy Mango Fruit Roll Ups
6. No Bake Chocolate Chip Cashew Butter Bars
7. 5 Minute Fruit Salad
8. Kermit Apple and Peanut Butter Snack
9. Cheesy Carrot Crackers
10. Ham and Turkey Kabobs
11. Apple Sandwich Snacks
12. Blueberry Peach Green Smoothie
13. Chocolate Coconut Energy Bites
14. Yogurt Bark
15. Pizza Kabobs
16. Sweet Potato Chips
17. Fruit & Yogurt Parfaits
18. Healthy Banana Oat Muffins
19. Homemade Granola Bars (8 Ways)
20. Ham on a Log
21. Apricot Almond Butter Oat Bars
22. Sweet Potato and Kale Veggie Chips
23. Zucchini Pizza Bites
24. Crunchy Granola Bites Snack Recipe
25. Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins
It’s not easy trying to balance everything at home during the week AND eat healthy! It’s so important to keep eating healthy recipes but often we are rushing in the evenings and just want to get dinner on the table and resort to quick food or take out. Here’s a really great Easy Vegetable Pasta Recipe that is not only quick but it’s absolutely delicious too….
Gone are the days of heavy fried appetizers that fill you up before dinner is even served. No more carb-laden foods with heavy, fatty sauces. Now people are moving toward healthy appetizer dips and lighter choices. Isn’t it so nice to have something light at a party and still feel energy to socialize? You can throw a party and still eat well with healthy appetizers….
Now that school has begun and fall is upon us, it seems everyone’s schedule is filling up. So much so it’s hard to keep track of things. Do you use a calendar to keep track of activities and to-do lists? I like this fall printable weekly calendar rather than a big bulky yearly calendar. This is a great way to keep track of activities for kids….
In my house, the pressure cooker is rarely put away in the cabinet. We use it all the time and I can’t count how many times I have given these as gifts. However, I probably could count how many times those gifts have been used! So many people really don’t know how to use a pressure cooker – but believe me, it isn’t that scary once you learn! A pressure cooker is a great way to create delicious healthy recipes very quickly. You can have Sunday dinner every night of the week if you want!…