July 25, 2018 marked the 50th Anniversary of Pope Paul VI's encyclical Humane Vitae which translates to "On Human Life." Like few others, this document stirred-up the world in argument over the "rightness" and "wrongness" of the sexual revolution —and the feud continues from all sides, including from inside the Church itself in regards to authentic Christian sexuality. Family Planning or Prudish Priests? But the questions are still valid. Did the Pope get the teaching on birth control and ... Read More about Did Humanae Vitae Get It Right or Is The Church Wrong On Human Sexuality?
If you live in an area like me where the seasons change and take us from hot, to cold, to rain to snow (sometimes all in one week) having clothes suitable for the weather is a must. But, how do we manage our closet, our budget, and still remain eco-friendly? As a mom with three growing boys of my own, I know, the struggle is real. That’s why I’ve been considering the benefits of buying gently used clothing through online consignment sites. Online consignment shops are a huge thing right now. ... Read More about Three Online Consignment Sites You Need to Try
Do green eco-friendly products really work? Have you considered trying a new “green” product or DIY recipe and wonder if it’s worth your money and if it will even work? Yeah, me too! A lot of the time, they are a great idea and worth every penny, but at other times, we give it a try and find out it was a waste of both time and money! So how do you know which one is which? How do you decide if it’s worth trying or skipping? Sadly sometimes we just can't know. But, if you’re on the ... Read More about 5 Green Products to Forget & 5 You Can’t Live Without
Did you know that there are many natural home remedies that you can use to ease cold and flu symptoms and maybe even shorten the duration of the illness? Cold and flu season is upon us, and the likelihood of at least one family member catching one is high. That doesn’t mean that you have to run for the medicine cabinet or drugstore though. Here are a few home remedies that you can try next time you or a family member feel a cold or flu coming on. Honey Honey has antiviral and ... Read More about Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu
Luumi Unplastic Bowl Review Are you looking for more ways to reduce the plastic in your home? Tired of bringing home plastic food storage items because the choices at your local stores are so limited? Me too! So when Eartheasy.com offered me the opportunity to try one of their newest products, the Luumi Unplastic Bowl - a plastic free reusable bag, I couldn’t wait for it to arrive! Plastic-Free Packaging EarthEasy.com is one of my favorite online stores for eco-friendly items ... Read More about Have You Tried Luumi Unplastic Bowl? A Plastic Free Review