I know, I know, it's winter, why have cold smoothies? 1. Your home probably has a heater 2. Even though you probably only want to have soup and bread, you still need fiber, vitamins, minerals, and all the good stuff from your greens, nuts, and seeds 3. This smoothie is AMAZING!! I did a three … Continue reading Green Pineapple smoothie (vegan + raw)
One of my first posts ever was a recipe for date balls. It included pictures of my 11 or 12 year old self making them too. My family makes these allll the time for quick snacks or out-the-door energy bites. Since I've grown in both age and cooking/baking confidence, I've experimented a lot more with … Continue reading cookie dough balls four ways! ( raw + vegan)
Happy 2020!!! Sorry that I haven't been as active on my blog, you know how the holidays can get. It's so crazy that another year has passed, but I'm so excited for the experiences, memories, trials, hardships, and growth that will come this year. My word for this year is GROW! Grow in my relationship … Continue reading Happy New Year, life update, and new years goal/dream printable
Even though it’s starting to turn winter up here in North Idaho, I still have the fall feels! Earlier this autumn, my mom and I were making a bunch of beauty and home DIYs for fall. We made some pretty awesome recipes that give all the warm cozy feelings of being snuggled up by a … Continue reading Warm and cozy fall DIYs + cinnamon apple molasses oatmeal🍁🍯
Palm trees ocean breeze salty air sun kissed hair endless summer take me there! Yes, we went to Maui! It was such a dream and wonderful escape from the cold fall weather of northern Idaho. My family and I went for my Mom and Dad's 25th anniversary (cue the clapping) and for my 15th birthday! … Continue reading Our trip to Maui; October 2019!!
From cozy sweaters and perfect autumn shades of nail polish to masala chai lattes, fall sparks joy in every area of life. Below I share with you some of my favorite things so far for fall! ( just so you know, I’m not being paid to advertise any brands or items. I simply just love … Continue reading Fall favorites
A couple weeks ago, we picked as many apples as we could reach with our ladder off of our apple trees. And let me tell ya, we got roughly 200 apples. And there was a lot more on the trees that we couldn't even reach with the ladder! I never knew how dangerous it was … Continue reading Our huge apple harvest!!
I love using essential oils to enhance my mood, attitude, and atmosphere, and its so awesome how I can bring fall and its cozy familiar smells into my home! From spicy, warm, and pumpkin spice, to faint sweet scents, the perfect diffuser blends for autumn are here! And of course, these recipes are made with … Continue reading Fall diffuser blends🍁🍂
One of my favorite ways to remind me of a season, promise, encouraging word, or reminder is to put it as my screen saver, so that every time I open my phone, its right there! These fall screen savers bring me such warm fuzzy feelings of the beautiful season that we're in. I hope that … Continue reading Fall screen savers🍁🍂
As much as I love summer, autumn is probably my favorite season... cozy sweaters, pumpkin spice and chai lattes, crazy colorful trees, leaves falling, crisp air, fruit and vegetable harvest, tons of baking, and the list goes on! Up here is Northern Idaho it is the perfect sweater weather right now and our apple, plum, … Continue reading Happy first day of fall!🍂🍁☁️🥞☕️ ( fall playlist, life update, and more)
Face masks are amazing. Period. And I love making new ones all the time... but we can't forget about exfoliating! Imagine slathering your face with an amazing, nourishing, superfood face mask, and it not even doing much for your skin because of all the dead skin cell build up blocking it from actually getting into … Continue reading Honey clay face scrub 🍯🍋
This super easy dessert/snack/breakfast is: Raw. Vegan. Uses up leftovers. Low calorie. Guilt free. Good for you. Packed full of vitamins. Packed full of fiber, protein, nutrients, and healthy fats. Oh, and it tastes almost exactly like carrot cake with a cream cheese topping. I found this amazing recipe from the Ferns and Peonies blog. … Continue reading Raw and vegan carrot cake bites