Green Living

Hydroponics & Microgreens: A Perfect Combination

by guest April 29, 2014

Swiss Chard Microgreens

I LOVE my Tower Garden and going in it last year had opened my eyes up to alternative ways to grow and I am excited to introduce to you a guess post about Microgreens! I know nothing about this and am excited to be able to bring you info on the topic from Chris, Captain Hydroponics. […]

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Aromatherapy Naturals: Green Cleaning Products

by Jennie March 31, 2014

Aromatherapy Naturals

I have blogged in the past about different DIY cleaners and body products that I have made in the past and using my essential oils makes me confident that they have REAL cleaning power! I love finding new DIY “recipes” to try, but there are days when I just don’t have the time to make […]

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Quick & Easy DIY Produce Wash

by Jennie February 21, 2014

DIY Produce Wash

If you think about all the hands that have touched your produce before it gets to your house, it kinda makes you wanna say “Gross”!!!  Is rinsing your produce under water enough? Do the fruit/veggie washes really work? How do you get your produce clean? You’ve got to wonder how clean your food is after the farmers […]


DIY Whipped Body Butter

by Jennie December 5, 2013

DIY whipped body butter

I love that I can use my essential oils to make DIY bath, body and cleaning products!! How scary is it to look at the ingredients list on any products we buy in the store and not know how to pronounce the words or what those chemicals actually do to our bodies! I like checking […]


DIY Candy Cane Bath Salts using Essential Oils

by Jennie November 19, 2013

candy cane bath salts

I have had several people ask me how to make the Candy Cane Bath salts that I posted on Instagram and FB! Here ya go! Most of us are very deficient in Magnesium and taking a bath with Epsom Salts can increase our deficiencies easily because it is easily absorbed by the skin. Magnesium helps: […]

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Eat Your Way to Health??!! Can We Cure Ourselves?

by Jennie April 8, 2013

Lots of produce!

We started up with Netflix again and with that came documentaries. A friend of mine was talking about a few she watched and I was intrigued. For many, many years now, I have been on a path to more “clean” eating. I am by no means 100% on anything I do, but I give it […]


FREE Urban Gardening Workshop

by Jennie March 7, 2013

I am starting my garden this year at the new house and I will have many more posts to come on how it all goes, but one of the first things I wanted to do was to see the Tower Garden in person. I know I will have some raised beds, but I am interested […]


An Easy, Convenient, and Affordable Way to Garden: Introducing the Tower Garden!

by Jenny Combs January 16, 2013


As I place a lot of importance of healthy eating with my family,  I just LOVE the idea of growing my own garden.  You can’t eat much more “local” than eating food that comes directly from your own backyard and you can’t get much more nutritious than fruits and veggies picked straight from the vine!  […]


Homemade Deodorant SAVES Money!

by Jennie March 12, 2012

homemade deodorant

I recently posted about how I was given some homemade deodorant and how much I LOVED it! I loved it SO much that I just ran out and decided to make some more :) Luckily, there is only a few ingredients so I had everything I needed in the kitchen! I have made several things […]


Crunchy Savings Live on Internet Radio!

by Lindsay October 6, 2011

Photo Credit

Lindsay from Crunchy Savings will be a guest on the Mom of Many Hats Internet Radio show Friday, October 7th at 5pm EST!  The shows topic is First Friday Fiance Hat and Lindsay will be talking about shopping naturally and organically on a budget! For more information about the show and how to listen click […]


Organic Baby University Now FREE

by Jennie June 30, 2011

Organic Baby University

We have talked a lot about Organic Baby University. The creator of the site has done ALL the research for you on organic and natural products for your kids (and you), starting at pregnancy through birth to growing through the years. It use to be a paid site, but now is totally FREE! This is […]


Encouraging Healthy Habits Through Gardening

by Jennie June 28, 2011

Kim and I both love gardening and we talked in the past about our garden adventures! Since the move, I haven’t started a garden here, but plan to next spring. Kim has been hard at work growing and nurturing hers! We have a guest post from one of our readers about how to encourage healthy […]