My Gran always made the most amazing sausage balls for Christmas morning. Our family looked forward to them every year–and before any presents were opened, practically all of them were devoured. As a mom who has become really intentional about what we eat in our home, I wanted to continue this Christmas tradition but was

Essential Oils & Bee Stings

Thursday, 21 August 2014 by

This was so fast and easy I just had to share! We were on vacation… and just before we got back in the van, my daughter stepped on a bee and her foot immediately swelled. Poor thing. She was crying and in a lot of pain. We were in the car. On the road. Limited

What about Stainless Steel?

Sunday, 10 August 2014 by

I have a lot of stainless steel in my house. We always used to use the Pledge Stainless Steel cleaner… because it worked! But when we started changing over to an “all natural” home… my stainless steel seemed like it was never “Streak free” with our chemical-free spray-on cleaner (aka Thieves Concentrate Spray). So I

Our Favorite Summer Lotion

Wednesday, 06 August 2014 by

One of the things we are wanting to do is to cut toxins from our home and lives… We have worked hard to support wellness in a variety of ways and replace a lot of things in our home with a natural version… but the DIY bath, body and beauty products was a little more

What to do with Old Oil Bottles?

Thursday, 31 July 2014 by
What to do with your old essential oil bottles? The label is falling off... the cap is gunked up with oil residue... and they're taking up space on your counters and in your cabinets... So what we do is we select about 3-4 bottles at a time and we add about 1/2 cup of regular