What’s In My Bag?

I was always one of those girls who carried a really small purse. Wallet, keys, phone, lip balm. DONE. RIP my pretty little purses…. Since having my daughter, the things I have to carry with me at all times is a rather exhaustive list, and it’s more of a ‘Just In Case Situation ABCDEFG’ happens. … Continue reading

The Oil Cleansing Method

When I heard this term for the first time, I thought it was pretty odd. Intuitively I would think that the words oil and cleansing should not fit in the same sentence together. Plain and simple, you wash your face with oil. I didn’t understand the concept at first, but the more I looked into it … Continue reading

Rise N’ Shine Peppermint Honey Body Wash

Suds up. Lathers well. Smells great. Does the job. OK, you’re hired. Here is a simple, lightly scented homemade body wash that will leave your skin feeling soft and tingly fresh. Rise N’ Shine Peppermint Honey Body Wash Mix the following ingredients in a glass measuring cup. Then using a funnel, pour the body wash into the bottle. Before … Continue reading

Homemade All-Natural Deodorant. That’s brave.

I make my own deodorant and no one can even smell, I mean tell, the difference. This is the point where you’ve decided I’m either crazy or you’re quite intrigued. Let’s hope it’s the latter. I researched the topic and looked into many different recipes. After testing out a few different batches, I used what I learned … Continue reading

I’m going to be really blunt for the next 10 seconds

You ready? Here it is. If you don’t make your own all-purpose cleaner, you really should. Why? Well, because It will change your life. I suppose that is a bit dramatic. However making our own natural all-purpose cleaner has been one change we made in our household over a year ago, and we will never look back. No longer … Continue reading

My grumpy side table…

You hold my beloved cup of coffee in the morning. You balance my books, journal, and pillar candles flawlessly. You are the foundation for my coasters, tv remote, and piles of grocery lists. You are my side table and I love you dearly. Oh. … um… apparently not. Dust? Cup rings? Scuff marks? My bad. … Continue reading