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  • Pecan Pie

Homemade Goodness for the Holiday’s!

About this time every year, I start to crave my mom’s homemade pecan pie. It was my favorite thing to eat on Thanksgiving and I wanted to share it with you. I can’t wait to make it with my girls next week! Enjoy!!

1 C. pecans, cut up. Place in an unbaked pie shell.

4 eggs, beaten

1 C. brown sugar

1/8 tsp. salt

Beat the above 3 ingredients, then add:

1 tsp. vanilla

1 T. butter, melted

1 C. Red Label Karo

Bake […]

By |November 20th, 2015|Recipes|0 Comments
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3 Things Learned from Traveling with my wife

By: Brad Carlson

This past weekend, my wife Kris had a couple of Norwex party’s in Charlotte and we decided to travel together, without our teenage kids!! We had a blast being away and working together and as I was driving home from our weekend getaway, it hit me. What is it that makes spending time away with my wife so crazy fun?? My first thought was we were there spreading the Norwex mission for reducing […]

  • The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.

Could my wife really be right?

By: Brad Carlson

Have you ever had your spouse tell you things that you were in NO mood to hear or absorb, much less work on? Well, PLANNING is one of those little nuggets that my wife Kris kept at me on. I lived moment-to-moment and this worked well in my life. Why should I listen to Kris telling me that I needed to plan ahead? What I really should say is, this worked well for […]

By |November 16th, 2015|Norwex life, Success stories|0 Comments
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Go Big or Go Home?

By: Brad Carlson

I had the opportunity to join my wife and 2 daughters in Hawaii last week for Kris’ sixth straight Incentive trip she earned from Norwex. As I was sitting on the Lanai outside of my Waikiki hotel room early one morning watching the hundreds of surfers ride 3 foot wave after 3 foot wave, I couldn’t help but think of the popular Go Big or Go Home quote that many of us hear. […]

By |November 9th, 2015|Norwex life, Success stories|0 Comments
  • Tasty Tip!-Tuscan

Tasty Tips: Tuscan Sausage and White Bean Soup

I’ve got another easy and delicious soup recipe for you today—great for these chillier nights we are starting to have. This Tuscan Sausage and White Bean Soup from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe is absolutely the best! The ingredient list isn’t overwhelming, and the finished product is ready in no time!


1 pound sweet Italian chicken sausage (see note)
1/2 cup chopped carrots
1/2 cup chopped yellow onion or leeks
3 cloves garlic, chopped
6 cups low-sodium chicken broth
2 (14.5-ounce each) cans […]

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How Safe is Fluoride in Drinking Water?

The US Government has recently admitted that Americans have overdosed on fluoride. Fluoride has long been added to drinking water to help prevent tooth decay, but overwhelming research is proving that fluoride in drinking water does not contribute to tooth decay prevention and there are more adverse health affects from it. Fluoride is not an essential mineral, but (by FDA standards) a drug—and a toxic one at that.

Our government has recently reduced the recommended level […]

By |October 29th, 2015|Green Living, Health, North Carolina Norwex, Norwex life|0 Comments
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Product Spotlight: EnviroWand

Cleaning ceiling fans and baseboards can be a real pain! But the Norwex EnvrioWand makes it so simple. The EnviroWand is flexible and bendable, making it adaptable to whatever surface you’re tackling. If you have our mop, the EnviroWand easily attaches to the telescopic mop handle—making hard to reach areas reachable (think cobwebs, light fixtures, etc.). Did you know lent from your dryer can slip down past the lent trap? The EnviroWand is a […]

Toxic Brew: How Chemicals in the Home are Affecting Children’s Health

If you have children, especially children who suffer from allergies, eczema, asthma, and other respiratory issues, this is an eye-opening look at the role chemicals in our homes are playing in making our children sick. Have concerns about the products you’re using and want to radically reduce the chemicals in your home? I’d love to talk to you about how Norwex can help you do just that.

  • November Norwex Hostess Specials

Monthly Specials: Hostess Incentives for November

Hosting a Norwex party in November is a great way to get a jump on holiday shopping. There are some great incentives this month, including some of the new Fall products!

This month’s Host Exclusive Offer is fantastic. In addition to the Host Special, receive four EnviroCloths for free when your party has a minimum of $600 in Subtotal A Sales, 6 buying guests and 1 booking.

As always, you’ll also earn cash to go towards purchasing […]