How to Control Your Eczema Holistically

Eczema is a common condition and affects everyone differently. Trying these holistic ways to improve eczema can keep flare ups at bay and improve your quality of life. Continue reading

How to make a Healing Herbal Pain Relieving Salve

Lately, we have been experiencing a lot of aches and pains in my house. The cool damp weather of our new location has Mr. JEM and I stiff and achy. Our 4 children seem to be suffering from growing pains … Continue reading

Basil: How to Grow, Harvest and Store

Basil is a very aromatic and flavorful herb used in cooking and medicines. Basil is native to India, Asia and Africa but can now be found growing all over the world. Basil is part of the Mint plant family; some may … Continue reading

What are we going to do with all that spinach??

How to harvest and freeze spinach… This year we planted two rows of spinach, each row is about 30 feet long. This has provided enough fresh spinach for about six weeks. Spinach likes cooler weather (not hotter than 80 degrees … Continue reading

How to Holistically Relieve Seasonal Allergies

Always consult a medical professional before starting any alternative therapies. Seasonal allergies can strike at any time, leaving you tired, dizzy and even itchy. You never know when you are going to have an allergy attack. All people are different … Continue reading

Reducing Stress with Herbs

*Always check with a medical professional before starting any Herbal therapy* All herbs and plants have many properties and helpful uses; reducing stress is just one of the many ways to utilize herbs. We all have stress in our lives. … Continue reading

How to Holistically Manage Stress

Let’s talk about stress. Everyone feels stressed at some point in our lives if not daily. It doesn’t matter if you’re a kid, teen or adult. Stressors are everywhere and show up when we least expect it. Some people suffer … Continue reading

How to clean your pillows.

I want to thank  Anna Aamone who runs Professional Cleaners N1 for this great tutorial  post on cleaning your pillows in a environmentally friendly way. JEM Eco Pillow Cleaning Tutorial Usually washing pillow cases is the easiest part of maintaining your pillows … Continue reading

How To Make A Harness For your Elf.

How to make a harness for your elf.

We wanted to share how we make a safety harness for our elf to do fun activities like zip lining, hanging from the ceiling fan like mission impossible or even rappelling from toy helicopters. We used 550 cord or sometimes known … Continue reading

The 6 Components of Wellness: Spiritual Health

The 6 Components of Wellness: Spiritual Health

We are starting to come to the end of The 6 Components of Wellness series. Here you can check out the other 4 already talked about; Physical Health, Mental and Emotional Health, Environmental Health, Social Health. There is only Spiritual … Continue reading