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How Much Water Do My Houseplants Need?

Dec 18, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

One of the leading topics of confusion for keepers of indoor plants is the appropriate amount of water to keep their greenery verdant and thriving…or at least, alive. Under or over hydration are the most common causes of plant loss, and often both incessant tending to the plant and total...

Happy, Healthy, Earth-friendly Holiday Gifts for Your Pet

Dec 15, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama When I look for holiday gifts for my pets, I have to consider how healthy the product is, where it comes from, and how earth-friendly it is. I look for toys made from recycled materials and topical or ingestible products that are orga...

Pumpkin Gingerbread Loaves – A Delicious Holiday Gift

Dec 9, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

Welcome to the December 2014 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Greatest Gifts This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Hobo Mama and Code Name: Mama. This month our participants have suggested go-to gifts and gifting experiences for the holiday season for all your...

Winter Tonic Tea

Dec 8, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama One of the most important things you can do during the season of illness, is to prevent it! Seems logical right. But so often we get busy and actually forget the preventative measures until an illness reminds us that we should have do...

Coconut Oil Bath Bombs

Dec 4, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

By now, you all know that I try to find as many ways to incorporate coconut oil into our daily lives. Since I enjoy a good bath (it’s my only chance to get 15 mostly uninterrupted minutes a few nights a week), I like to make a large batch of...

Eggnog Oatmeal – The Perfect Seasonal Breakfast

Dec 2, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

Oh eggnog. How I love thee! I especially love the for breakfast. There is just something so wonderful about starting the day with the rich flavors of eggnog. Let’s not forget how nourishing it is for the body as well. The key to cooking and baking with eggnog is, drum...

10 Small Businesses To Support This Holiday Season

Nov 26, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama The holidays are here. Yep. Consumerism gone wild. While I myself try so very hard to not go bonkers and get caught up in the frenzy of gift-buying, there are certainly a few people that I do shop for in addition to gifting them with ...

Cranberry Omlette – An Unlikely But Delicious Breakfast

Nov 24, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

Have you heard the news about cranberries? Cranberries contain a powerful cocktail of protective phytonutrients, plant chemicals that contain protective, disease-preventing compounds (flavonoids and phenolic acids) that act as antioxidants in the body. Cranberry extracts have been shown to inhibit the growth of oral, colon, and prostate cancer cells, in...

DIY All Natural Sore Throat and Cough Soothing Syrup

Nov 21, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

Cold and flu season is in full swing and that brings sore throats and coughs of all kinds. I don’t know about you, but I become a big ol’ baby when I have a sore throat. Aside from intestinal illnesses, there is nothing that sidelines me more than a sore...

This Cranberry Gingerbread Is A Must Bake This Holiday Season

Nov 19, 2014

Hybrid Rasta Mama

Show of hands. Who here has tried cranberry and gingerbread rolled into one delicious somewhat sweet, somewhat spicy, somewhat tart treat? Oh, you haven’t? Well then…let’s change that right now! This creation was completely accidental. My daughter was helping me in the kitchen and spices just started flowing into the...

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