Essential Oils: What They Are (And Aren’t)

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There seems to be a lot of interest – and misunderstanding – surrounding essential oils these days.  Lots of people – myself included – are looking for ways to get away from unnecessary chemicals and drugs and essential oils are being touted as an all-natural answer to all kinds of ills.  Let me offer a little dose of reality here and talk about what they actually are and, more importantly, what they are not.  I’ve been using them around my house for about fifteen years and you can read about how we use them in our products here.

So what are essential oils? Read more…

Raising Our Own Meat

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We have been on Real Food journey for several years now and have gotten used to growing our own food, both plants and animals.  We enjoy fresh vegetables from our garden, blackberries from our bushes and fruit from our trees.  Read more…