How We Fared on the Family Cleanse.


Are you wondering what happened to our Family Cleanse? We completed it! Yes siree we did! I didn't know how we were going to get through it in the beginning, but the more we got into it, the more I realized that it really wasn't that far off from … [Continue reading]

How We’re Using Essential Oils Right Now: Oregano Oil

how we used oregano essential oil at The Southern Institute

This post contains affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase, I make a commission from your purchase. Thank you for supporting The Oily Institute! When we started using DoTerra essential oils I had no idea how powerful oregano … [Continue reading]

Our Afternoon at Little Seed Farm.

Little Seed Farm owners James and Eileen, pictured with their son, Abby and Levi, and our friend Nyah.

I first heard of Little Seed Farm at our local Kroger Grocery Store. Unexpected? Yes, because Little Seed Farm is a local goat farm right outside of Nashville, TN. At a major chain grocery store. Not something that you normally see. Little Seed … [Continue reading]

Scripture Memorization With Armed With Truth.

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As a Christian, scripture memorization is something that has always been hard for me. I have a terrible memory, and giving birth to three kids has done nothing to help with that. In our homeschooling day, we have Bible study time and have worked on … [Continue reading]

The Family Spring Cleanse!

The Family Spring Cleanse at

Are you tired of your children begging for junk foods? Does processed packaged food always seem to find a way back into your kitchen? Are you feeling like you need to do a diet clean up? Now is a great time to clean things up a bit. Spring … [Continue reading]