Learn the Language or Leave Our Country!!

First off, let’s be clear…I HATE politics! There are no truthful politicians.  The game is all a struggle for power and position and truth rarely plays a big part in the game.  I try to stay moderately informed, but on the whole I tend to avoid news in general. It either makes me depressed or […]

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Living in Oregon (Episode #3) – Wildlife Safari

We recently took a drive to the Wildlife Safari in Winston, OR.  This little adventure is a 600 acre drive-thru animal park that takes anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour (give or take) depending on how long you take checking out each animal exhibit.  There is also the option at the beginning or end to […]

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Favorite Family Holiday Recipes – Baby Food Squash Purée

We are so excited to introduce you to Megan Harney from Wit & Wander . She writes about things that adds joy, creativity, and quirkiness to her everyday life. She also enjoys designing inspiring art prints, which she sells on Etsy. Outside of Wit & Wander, she loves traveling, crafting, photography, and kissing her 9-month-old daughter’s […]

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Numi Organic Tea Review

I drink a lot of tea.  I love all different blends, such as green tea, black tea, chai tea, etc.  Let’s not even get started on how much I love iced tea.  I’m not up there with Uncle Si, where I’m carrying it around everywhere, but you never know lol!  I no longer drink coffee, […]

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DIY Dish Detergent

Back in the day, when I was first learning about all the harmful chemicals hiding in my home, I would buy Cascade (or the generic form) dish detergent.  I had already started making my own laundry soap and decided to take a look at what EWG had to say about my dish soap. I went to […]

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Favorite Family Holiday Recipes – Easy Whipped Shortbread Cookies

Today’s recipe is brought to you by Kelly DePalma from Mommy’s Timeout.  She is a wife and mom who runs her own daycare, enjoys baking/cooking and crafting! Kelly is sharing with us her Easy Whipped Shortbread Cookies!  Make sure to check out her blog and Facebook page and share some Clear Sunshine love with her!  She […]

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Alter Eco Chocolate Giveaway (Nov. 7th – Dec. 6th)

  Today we are giving away Alter Eco Chocolate. The giveaway will run from Nov. 7th – Dec. 6th 20014 (Just in time for Christmas Cheer!). Use the Rafflecopter widget below and make sure to like out Facebook page, tweet about us, pin this to your pinterest board and subscribe to our email list. a […]

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Alter Eco Chocolate Review

Anyone who knows me, knows I have a love affair with chocolate.  Okay to be honest, I just have a sugar love affair, which unfortunately is not a good thing when you are trying to live a more healthy lifestyle.  I mean go look at my Pinterest profile and my Sweet Tooth Boards probably have […]

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Favorite Family Holiday Recipes – Red Quinoa Coconut Yams Recipe

Today, we are excited to be able to introduce Heather Grow from Vintage Sheet Blog.  Aside from being a blogger, Heather likes to craft and has a store, Grow Home, where she sells vintage sheets, vintage sheet fat quarters, vintage pillowcases, buntings and other odds and ends. Today Heather is sharing one of her family’s favorite […]

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Living in Oregon (Episode #2) – Shore Acres State Park

This last week we took a drive over to Shore Acres State Park.  We wanted to take family pictures and get everyone out of the house for the day.  We haven’t done family pictures in awhile , because frankly they’re expensive and our last experience was an all out nightmare.  We had the an arrogant […]

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