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 […]

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 […]