10 Spring Scents for Your Diffuser

Woohoo here comes Spring and you can freshen your home with these amazing essential oil diffuser scents for Spring. Not only are they perfect for helping to brighten your home, they are safe and free from the chemicals that are in most air fresheners. These 10 blends are a great base for your Spring scents, […]

Homemade Laundry Detergent Powder

A few years ago I made a Homemade Laundry Detergent but things have evolved and so have I and this is my new project – Homemade Laundry Detergent Powder. Boy oh boy do I wish I had smell-o-vision to share with you guys how awesome this stuff smells. I made it in my kitchen and […]

Making Lavender Laundry Soap

I like the powder laundry detergent I blogged here but I was looking for a quick and easy liquid one that didn’t require soap grating. Once I discovered Dr. Bronners Almond castile soap I pretty much grab it for every cleaner I make now. Once you buy the ingredients you’ll have a ton of it […]

Time Change Blues?


  Please tell me I’m not the only one that right about now wants to crawl under my blanket and not wake up until about a week after the time change? I never used to particularly enjoy it but now with kids for some reason it’s harder. Instead of looking forward to cold nights in […]

Homemade Body Butter


This homemade body butter is a rich lotion made with shea butter and essential oils and this year I’m making homemade body butter for friends as gifts! Before we get going a couple of things I’ve noticed: Shea butter doesn’t smell the greatest so you’re going to want to use the essential oils to cover […]

Homemade Thieves Cough Drops


Need cough drops without all the high fructose corn syrup and other yack? Try Homemade Thieves Cough Drops. They’re super easy to make and taste great so even the kids won’t mind! So on my mission to cut down on over-processed foods and things I can’t pronounce I started reading ingredients and I’m constantly shocked […]

DIY Room Spray

Another great recipe to make with your essential oils is this DIY Room Spray With Essential Oils. It’s just a couple of ingredients, super cheap and simple to make and best yet: it works! Stinky shoes: no problem! Struggle with occasional restless sleep: no problem! Stinky bathroom: Spray a little of this! To make these […]

Homemade Lip Balm

My friend gives out these adorable homemade lip balm containers to all her friends who are giddy about the gift. When she told me how she made them I was giddy about how easy it was! A homemade lip balm is the perfect stocking stuffer as well as teacher gifts and here’s the recipe made […]