Homemade Apple Cider Vinegar from Scraps

Guest Post by Kailyn Shippee from Our New England Home Every fall my family gathers roughly 40 pounds of apples. Because we avoid refined sugar and processed food, I can our own apple sauce each year. We love it mixed into homemade yogurt or served with whole wheat pancakes for our favorite “breakfast for dinner”. In the…

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Healthy Recipes & Fitness in a Busy Mom’s Schedule

Are you a busy mom? Ever wonder how to get healthy while juggling your time, kids, and other commitments? Need quick and easy recipes? So often these are our goals, but time holds us back. But what if I told you it IS doable? Just a few tweaks and you can have easy, simple meals on the table…

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Honey French Dressing Recipe

French dressing is our family’s favorite. Specifically Wishbone Western Dressing. A salad just isn’t a salad without it. End of story. 😉 But trying to find a healthy version of French dressing, that still tasted like our all time favorite, was near to impossible. I’m so excited to share this tweaked-countless-times dressing for all you Wishbone…

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Don’t Regret the Holidays – 5 Easy Tips & 14 Healthy Recipes

Thanksgiving and Christmas – the holidays that everyone looks forward to, yet dreads at the same time. We look forward to spending time with family, celebrating and remembering Christ’s birth, and. . .the eating which seems to be a focal point. The visions of sugarplums that dance in our heads make us cringe and salivate…

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End-of-the-Season Tomato Basil Salad Recipe

I love harvesting the last ripe tomatoes of the season. Something about them makes me savor each and every bite rather than taking their summer flavor for granted. This salad was my last effort to enjoy our garden tomatoes – and I could have eaten the whole bowl! You can serve immediately, or hold the…

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