::Wellness Wednesdays - Raw Snacks by Wonderfully Raw::

One of the many perks of blogging is testing out free goodies. I was sent a HUGE box of 8 savory snacks and 3 bags of their mini Coco-Roons.

I realized my palate for these more savory snacks from this company required a more acquired taste. Unfortunately, they were not a favorite of mine discovering I like snacks to taste more homemade. These savory ones include: Chili Pumpkin Seed Crunch, Tamarind Apple Crunch, Cheesy Herb Truffle, and Dill Pickle (to name several).

I have been making some of my own snacks like my kale chips, sweet potato chips and homemade granola. My taste in snacks foods is pretty plain so if you like snacks with a robust flavor and a bit of a kick, these are perfect.

Another the other end of the spectrum are the sweet mini-roons that I absolutely LOVED. They came in flavors which included: Maple vanilla, Lemon and Brownie. As you see only one bag is remaining because the other two were so tasty. Even my 10 year old helped me to graze through these snacks. Surprisingly the lemon flavored roons were may favorite which is odd because I’m not a huge lemon fan. However the bits of coconut helped satisfy my sweet and chewy desire.

The website can be located here. You can go here to purchase the snacks.

With these snacks you and your family can snack raw and snack guilt-free!

Living Simplistically

::Happy Earth Day!!::
Today lets acknowledge all of the beauty and awe inspiring greatness Mother Earth has offered us, and continues to offer us. We all have to do our part in taking care of this gorgeous green space.
Here are some ways to celebrate Earth Day on today:
- Avoid the car - walk or ride the bike to your destination
- Decrease water consumption - think of ways you can cut back on wasting water
- Pay bills online - this helps to save paper, stamps, and time
- Volunteer to help keep things clean - work with local organizations to help clean up the streets, clean-up trash, or work with your neighbors to organize a block-wide clean-up day
- Plant a tree - Trees help to absorb CO2 from the air and helps to prevent soil erosion.
Living Simplistically

::Happy Earth Day!!::

Today lets acknowledge all of the beauty and awe inspiring greatness Mother Earth has offered us, and continues to offer us. We all have to do our part in taking care of this gorgeous green space.

Here are some ways to celebrate Earth Day on today:

- Avoid the car - walk or ride the bike to your destination

- Decrease water consumption - think of ways you can cut back on wasting water

- Pay bills online - this helps to save paper, stamps, and time

- Volunteer to help keep things clean - work with local organizations to help clean up the streets, clean-up trash, or work with your neighbors to organize a block-wide clean-up day

- Plant a tree - Trees help to absorb CO2 from the air and helps to prevent soil erosion.

Living Simplistically

::Motivation Mondays - The 4 Agreements to a Drama-Free Life::

There are several affirmations and ideas I have applied to my life to live a more peaceful and stress-free life. I came across The 4 Agreements a couple of years ago and it continues to be a simple method in creating a more meaningful life that is worry-free, and drama-free. How many of you are ready to let go of the small stuff and LIVE? I know I am. I have little time to waste on this Earth so these 4 Agreements are a great jump-start to get to that point.

1. Make Your Word Impeccable – How often has someone told you something they were going to do, or planned to do and they didn’t? They said they would show up, but were a no-show? They promised to do a certain thing and didn’t? I work hard to follow through with my word. Once I say something, you can be sure I will work to follow through. My credibility is a huge part of who I am.


2. Don’t Take Anything Personal – I’m sure we can all recall a time when someone had a bad day and they took it out on you. You sat back offended and allowed that thing to ruminate thus giving it power to grow and take root and make you angry. Fortunately I learned skill early on in my late teen years. Just because someone comes to the table with trash doesn’t mean you HAVE to take it. You don’t. To be honest, it is not my business what issues a person has until it begins to affect my life. If you 
need to say something to get it off of your shoulders, say it and move on.

3. Don’t Make Assumptions – We can’t deny it, assumption is a part of life especially as we get older. It’s hard to live life without assumptions, but if you ask instead of guessing, your life will be that much more drama-free to live. If you don’t know, or you think you know…always just ask.

4. Do Your Best – I am often surprised when people do not put their best foot forward but then are shocked by the harvest (or lack their of) they reap. If I commit to doing something, I commit to doing it 100% if not more. I don’t expect a half a$$ returns in life, so I try HARD not to create a half a$$ product. Don’t half step! :-)

Living Simplistically

Happy Resurrection Sunday from my (wacky) family to you/rs. 

Today isn’t about Easter eggs and candy, but acknowledging the sacrifice made so we can have an everlasting relationship with God. We desire our relationships with others to go beyond just one day; God wants the very same in return from you.

Love is what links everyone together on this day!

Living Simplistically

Happy Resurrection Sunday from my (wacky) family to you/rs.

Today isn’t about Easter eggs and candy, but acknowledging the sacrifice made so we can have an everlasting relationship with God. We desire our relationships with others to go beyond just one day; God wants the very same in return from you.

Love is what links everyone together on this day!

Living Simplistically

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