Why Homemaking is Important: The Hand that Rocks the Cradle Rules the World

Homemaker wearing an apron talking on the phone with a little girl in her arms while stirring a pot on the stove.

Homemaking is one of the most under paid, under appreciated jobs. With little immediate return on your investment, you may wonder why homemaking is important anyways.

I get it. In today’s society homemaking is not a popular topic of conversation. It isn’t a career for climbing the corporate ladder. It isn’t a “path to success” in the world’s terminology. And it most certainly isn’t going to make you rich quick.

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Altra Running Shoes Review

Altra Running Shoes Review

I love going barefoot. Barefoot outside in the summer. And barefoot in the house. Barefoot in the garden. Even barefoot in the barn. Enter: Altra running shoes. The shoes that allow my feet to keep their barefoot shape!

When I am forced to wear shoes, I like a comfortable, functional pair. What better shoes than ones that fit my feet rather than making my feet fit into them!

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8 Ways to Reduce Lower Back Pain

The summer I was 12 years old something awful happened in my back while unloading a wagon rack of hay bales. Since then I have struggled with chronic lower back pain.

Our solution was to go to a chiropractor. Through the rest of middle and high school, monthly – weekly when needed – adjustments kept my lower back pain manageable. 

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My [Mostly] Natural Personal Care Routine

My Natural Personal Care Routine

Living a healthier lifestyle doesn’t mean you have to go around being dirty and smelly all the time because every personal care product will harm you in some way. 

If you are comfortable living like that then I admire you for your choice!

I admit, there are times when I let my personal hygiene take a back seat. Like that summer I lived in Vermont and worked on a dairy farm. As long as I cleaned up good once a week I felt accomplished since the shower was grosser than the manure I walked through.

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