Whole 30: Great Detox – Takes Some Time

Whole 30: Great Detox – Takes Some Time

Sarah and I recently finished the Whole 30 detox which Spoiler Alert is really about a Whole 45 detox. If you are considering taking on this detox here are a few things I would recommend: Plan to take some time cooking. The eating out options are limited. To be honest it made me nervous to eat out because what if I ate something I shouldn’t and had to start over. Make a Menu. Making a weekly menu is a great way to save time, ensure you have food you like and avoid those tempting moments when you would normally just eat a bowl of cereal. Fruits and Veggies are your friend. I had to snack between meals but nuts and fruits and veggies made that really easy. Guacamole is multi-use food. Guacamole served as a spread for meat and veggie roll ups, a salad dressing and a dip. Make your own or grab some from the store. There are several brands that are compliant. Also, before this I didn’t eat Guacamole but I found it really helpful during this process. I will continue to eat it. Coffee Creamer. Sarah and I went through quite a few almond milks, almond creamers, coconut milk, coconut milk and almond milk combos before finding a creamer that was creamy, not gritty and flavorful. Nutpods Dairy Free Creamer Hazelnut. Delicious with a capital D. Since finishing whole 30 we have not gone back to the old creamer. The only draw back is you have to order it online. Support. This is not a detox you want to take on without support. It’s hard, it’s...

Is Kindness Dead?

Kindness, Thoughtfulness, Consideration … these things are not dead, they are just hiding. These things are hiding in each of YOU, eager to get out like a five year old who got a new bike on Christmas. They are burning in each of you waiting for someone to open the door and show you the way.  Welcome to Simple Consideration. Thanks for taking the time to drop by!  Simple Consideration is going to strive to do two things: Help discover your inner creative kindness. Turn that kindness into something marvelous, so you can share it with those around you. We are going to create things out of many different mediums from paper to cloth, yarn to beads and baking to floral arranging. There is a niche for each creative person in the world and we are going to explore the possibilities and find one that is right for you.   I have the honor of being surrounded by very talented and creative people who will share their passion and imagination with you through a Meet a Fellow Crafter segment each month. We will also take a look at the products on the market. The right tools make the job easier and help you to create things that look GREAT. I will share with you which ones are the best, where to find them and how to get them for the best price. (Crafters Love a SALE!)   Maybe time has been holding you back from letting your creative juices flow? Time can be a factor to anything however some of our projects will take only a few minutes and...