Making a large batch refried beans in the slow cooker is easy, frugal, and allows you to freeze portions for future meals.
Nothing compares to eating beets in the middle of winter. Beets are a fantastic storage vegetable and give us nutrients we desperately need in this darker time of year. Warm your body and soul with this flavorful soup.
With the new year just beginning, we’re spending this month looking at ways to make simple changes in your home that are frugal and support a sustainable lifestyle. Today we’re looking at ways to reduce the amount of paper and similar single-use products used in the home.
This luscious cake made from layers of dark chocolate cake, sour cherries, and cherry-flavored whipped cream uses sourdough, nourishing fats, and alternative sweeteners for an over-the-top dessert.
Legend has it that this popular Christmas song was originally created for Christian parents to teach their children the basic tenets of the Christian faith. Read more to find out the purported meaning of each of the 12 symbols!
Merry Christmas from all of us at Nourishing Joy! May your day be filled with deep peace and joy.
These gorgeous printables are wonderful as Advent activities for kids, for making gifts, or as part of your simple-yet-beautiful Christmas decor.
Here are four tips for keeping your holiday treats and celebrations nourishing for both body and soul.
Santa Lucia Day is a Swedish celebration of light and kindness. At a dark and cold time of year, this is a festive, joyous, and welcome part of Christmas celebrations.
The Jesse Tree is an Advent tradition I’ve come to cherish with my children, so we’ve put together a guide to use with your family. Download it here!
These homemade flour tortillas are soft and melt in your mouth and are a regular staple on our table with tacos and fajitas. They work beautifully for gyros too!
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These muffins, prepared with traditional sourdough to make the flours digestible and the nutrients bio-available, exude holiday warmth and cheer and are perfect for Thanksgiving morning.
Homemade toners are an easy, frugal, and natural way to care for your skin. And when you make your own rosewater, your kitchen smells heavenly!
Bite-size pieces of roasted yam glazed with buttery, caramelized maple syrup and accented with dried cranberries and fresh orange juice is a decadent, yet nutrient-rich addition to any holiday dinner.
Making your own soap isn’t difficult and it’s a frugal, nourishing way to care for your family. It’s fun and satisfying too!
Each year, I feel like Advent sneaks up on my and leaves me in a flurry of activity. I know I’m not alone in this, so here are six tips for keeping this holiday season joy-filled!
Powdered goat’s milk mixed with a few commonly found ingredients offers an excellent alternative to conventional infant formulas when you need to occasionally supplement your baby’s diet.
Good cake is simple and nourishing for both body and soul. This cake with vitamin-rich pumpkin and topped with cream satisfies deeply at this time of year.
This old Italian recipe focuses on simple, quality ingredients – eggs, olive oil, milk, flour, and citrus. Its simplicity elevates the ordinary to the extra-ordinary and is especially lovely served with raw cream.
These cinnamon rolls celebrate some of my favorite flavors of autumn and make any weekend morning or holiday gathering feel a little bit more special.
As parents, it is the daily, intentional encouragement we give our children that helps them develop into confident, compassionate children and adults.
Kombucha is a crisp, refreshing, probiotic beverage that shines in this light and floral vinaigrette recipe. Pair it with greens or root vegetables for a nourishing addition to your meal.
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