From Instant Pot Recipes to DIY Dog Bowls – Rural Mom Top 10 of 2016

Chances are, you’ve been swept up in the latest cooking craze and received or purchased an Instant Pot for the holidays.  Because of this, you are in dire need of Instant Pot recipes and you’ve help propel our 27 of the Best Instant Pot Recipes on the Planet! feature to the number 10 spot on our Rural Mom […]

Does Your Grocery Store Kill Bees or Protect Pollinators?

Based on a new report and scorecard (see below) which graded 20 of the largest food retailers in the U.S on their policies and practices regarding pollinator protection, organic offerings and pesticide reduction, 17 top food retailers received an “F” for failing to have a publicly available policy to reduce or eliminate pesticide use to protect pollinators. […]

We Need The Bees – How You Can Help

Did you know the coffee we drink each morning and the trail mix bar we snack on in the afternoon are reliant upon bees?   In fact, according to the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC,) one out of every three mouthfuls of food in the American diet is, in some way, a product of honeybee pollination. […]

Saying “good-bye” to allergens in my home with the Honeywell HPA200

I look out my window and everything is so serene and beautiful – trees blooming, a gentle breeze blowing…and…AAAACHHHOOOO! There goes all of that serenity! Spring allergies are no joke around here, so we do what we can to keep them at bay. One of the best ways to do that is to use an […]