Make Elderberry Syrup at Home

It has been known for centuries that Elderberry Syrup is a beneficial flu and cold remedy (an immune booster), but it wasn’t until I did more research that I realized it truly is a marvelous berry! Not only does it boost your immune system with Vitamins and Minerals, it can also reduce flu or cold symptoms, including respiratory transmissions. How amazing is that! Read more about the benefits of Elderberries here. After reading these benefits, I decided to make my own syrup. The pre-made syrup is extremely expensive, but it is a rather easy process to make at home. I … Continue reading Make Elderberry Syrup at Home

Living Small and Budgeting

Many of us have felt this shift, or more so a call – a voice calling us that there’s more to everyday life. No, not more material items or more “experiences” and vacations, but more to life than what our modern world provides. 2020 brought many difficult times, but the blessings are more numeral than we would’ve expected. Everything looks different in hind-sight. So, this is my year dedicated to living small. My definition of small is not getting rid of everything, but removing the things I do not need. I will also refrain from purchasing unnecessary items. What is … Continue reading Living Small and Budgeting

Morning Flaxseed Muffins

I was searching the internet, hoping to find a different muffin recipe – one that was unique and I had never attempted before. Well, I found it! Of course, I modified the recipe due to either lacking ingredients (I’m trying to be very conscience and use up what we have before purchasing more) or knowing what my family prefers. The original recipe can be found on the website Venison for Dinner (My Mama’s Mama’s Bran Muffins). This recipe is quick and easy to make for a morning treat and the best part, my kids loved it! Morning Flaxseed Muffins Prep … Continue reading Morning Flaxseed Muffins