My Favorite Overnight Oats

I love overnight oats for many reasons. Mainly because they are so simple to make and your breakfast is ready to go for the next morning without any cooking required. All you need for this recipe are 8 ingredients and a jar with lid. Simply combine the ingredients in the evening, give it a really…

Who Am I?

Well, for starters my name is Natalie. What follows is a bit more complex and even at 31 years old, I am still figuring that out. Somedays I feel as though I am spinning my wheels in anticipation of what this life holds for me and the adventures of what is to come. I am…

7 Reasons to Quit Drinking Alcohol

Drinking has become the social norm these days, but there are many, many reasons that can persuade a person to quit drinking alcohol. Here are the7 reasons that inspired me to ditch the bottle 9 months ago. 1. It makes you fat. Sorry, but it’s true. Alcohol is empty calories, and because it is an…

Sea Salt and Rosemary Roasted Delicata Squash {Quick and Easy}

Who doesn’t love fall? I have yet to meet a single person who hates fall. There’s something magical about fall: the crisper weather, the fall scented candles, the colorful leaves, and pumpkin everything. Oh, let’s not forget about the variety of beautiful winter squash that start to make their appearance at the store come early…

DIY Natural Whipped Body Butter & Hair Mask {Cruelty Free & Vegan}

I’ve written about it before, and I’ll say it again: most commercial beauty products are extremely toxic and bad for you. Many of the popular lotions, shampoos, conditioners, deodorants, etc. we see on the shelves are loaded with parabens, phthalates, and other toxic chemicals. This controversial topic has seemed to generate a lot of buzz…