Your Fall Get-Together Ideas

How is the weather in your neck of the woods? Here in Colorado, the winds have shifted. Fall is full force in the air. We had our first snow mist a week ago, and our first real snow two days ago (around 4 inches). The trees are a rustic red, yellow, and orange. The leaves…

Whole Almost (or totally) Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

1 3/4 cups walnuts toasted, finely ground in a food processor 2 cups oats divided 3/4 cup coconut or almond flour 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 cup pure maple syrup 2 Tbsp almond milk 3.5 Tbsp coconut oil make sure it’s room temperature and not a solid 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 2/3 cup dark chocolate chips (or vegan chocolate chips to make this totally vegan style) INSTRUCTIONS  Preheat the oven to 350 degrees…

Trash Day – Plastic Pollution

“We throw things away when we don’t know where ‘away’ is,” says Angela Pozzi, Founder, The Washed Ashore Project. An estimated 16 billion pounds of plastic end up in our oceans every year according to 4ocean. Millions of people spend their days unaware or uncaring about the trash they are “dispensing” of. They go to…

DIY Fall/Winter Air Re-freshers

Cool weather is creeping in. I am in love with these crisp cool mornings. No more ninety-degree days do I see in the near future and this makes me smile. It’s time to dig out those snuggly hoodies and flannel shirts that I adore. I would say what I see and hear the most about…

Natures Cough and Cold Remedy

It was 52 degrees and crispy outside this morning. A nice welcome from the hot days we have been having.  I spy the red, orange, and yellow leaves on a nearby tree and am looking forward to the seasons morph into fall – my favorite season of the year. If you live in an area…