Entries by Madie Weiser

Make Life Better: Grocery Shopping

Have you ever watched the TV show Extreme Couponing? It’s absolutely insane in the most wonderful sense of the word. Families have a coupon clipping system in place that basically gives them hundreds of dollars of groceries for pennies on the dollar. Most people that are extreme couponers seem to treat it like a full-time job […]

How to Enjoy a Healthy Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner and our kids are anxiously awaiting the mountain of candy that they’ll pour out onto the living room floor after a successful trip (or two) around the neighborhood during trick-or-treating. If you’re trying to lose weight or keep extra pounds from creeping on during the holiday season, Halloween can […]

Three Ways to Stay Healthy this Fall

Despite a somewhat warm transition into the season, September 22nd  was actually the first day of fall. As cooler weather settles in, scraping frost off of our car windows and zipping up jackets once again becomes part of our daily routines. Cool weather also means eating more comfort food to help keep us feeling warm […]

Re-purposing With A Purpose: Plastic Bag Beads

We are huge fans of repurposing things here at Jokari. Sure, you can get a lot of use out of everyday products the way they were intended. But it’s incredible how many OTHER ways you can use things, too. Did you know you can use plastic grocery bags to make beads? And it’s not hard, […]