Let me just say I feel like I hit the jackpot when I realized you could put HERBS in your salad! My parents were in town and helped me install 3 raised-bed gardens, plus two pallets worth of herbs and veggies! I had no idea what to do with all those herbs, but my mom… Continue reading Dill+Thyme+Mesclun

essential oils, Green Cleaning, healthy living

Product Test: Norwex Wool Dryer Balls

My friend Muriah started her new adventure as a Norwex Consultant! I was so excited to hear about products that clean well AND have no harmful chemicals! The Norwex Enviro Cloth was a hit in our house...I can't believe with only water that I could clean chocolate handprints off the walls, have streak free mirrors… Continue reading Product Test: Norwex Wool Dryer Balls

Infused Water

Blackberry-Sage Infused Water

It's Tasty Tuesday! Here at Anytime Fitness Kempsville, I threw together this concoction: 2 Gallons water + Ice + Handful Sage + 24 oz Blackberries or for a signal serving, try 1 sprig Sage, 5 Blackberries, top with water and ice. The key to this one...Start by putting sage in the jug or your cup,… Continue reading Blackberry-Sage Infused Water


Ginger-Apple-Lemon Infused Water

For this week's Tasty Tuesday at my gym, we sampled some Ginger-Apple-Lemon infused water! There were mixed reviews...same hated it, saying the ginger needed a sweeter compliment or that it tasted "earthy." However, most members loved it and said it was the best they ever tasted in the realm of infused waters! I guess it… Continue reading Ginger-Apple-Lemon Infused Water