DIY Foaming Hand Soap

DIY Foaming Hand Soap – a two-ingredient foaming hand soap recipe you can make yourself. This will save you a ton of money! In our house we go through A LOT of hand soap. Sometimes the kids like to go a bit overboard. While I do purchase Bath and Body Works soap to have on hand when we have guests, during our normal day-to-day I recycle our empty foaming soap containers with my homemade solution. Making DIY foaming hand soap {Read More}

Cotton Candy Lip Scrub

This cotton candy flavored lip scrub is perfect for sweet, kissable lips! One of the best homemade sugar scrubs out there! This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy. You know I can’t get through winters around here without my lip scrub. In fact, if I didn’t have a lip and skin regimen in the winter, my lips would crack off and I would just dry up. One of my favorite DIY recipes is this Vanilla Sugar Lip Polish made with coconut oil. Today, {Read More}

Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs

Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs – Watch the rainbow appear when these bath bombs hit the water and start to fizz! They smell great, they’re fun to make and they’re soothing to the skin! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. I’m really trying to focus on some colorful and happy projects to get through the cold, dull and dreary winter season. Today I’m sharing some Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs that are, what I like to call, “Valentine’s Day-inspired.” Heck, they’re {Read More}

DIY Jewelry Cleaner

Happy New Year friends! I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and is ready to rock 2016! One of the most special gifts I received over Christmas was a Pandora bracelet from Josh. He had gotten me a Pandora bracelet years ago that I wore daily, and then this year, he surprised me with ANOTHER one! When comparing my old bracelet to my new bracelet, I noticed how beautiful, bright and shiny the band of my new bracelet was compared to {Read More}

5 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Shoes

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Payless. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember the boots from Payless that I purchased a few weeks ago? Well, I ended up going back to the store because I forgot something very important – a rain and stain guard to protect them from the elements. If you’ve ever endured a winter filled with snow and salt, like the ones we have here in Wisconsin, you’ll know what I’m talking about. To help you {Read More}

Soy Lotion Bars

This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy. The winter can be brutal on your skin, am I right? I wash my hands a crazy amount of times each day, and in the winter, my skin suffers to the point I need intense intervention. Can you relate? What about the heels of your feet? Your elbows? You know what I’m talking about. Dry. Cracking. Hurting. Ick. Enough is enough. There are only a few lotions and creams I buy at {Read More}

Soothing Decongestant Tablets

Soothing Decongestant Tablets – Place one of these in the shower to help clear your sinuses so you can actually breathe again without the feeling of such a stuffy nose and head. This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. It’s that time of year. You know when you wake up congested, sometimes with a cough, sometimes with a stuffy nose. . . heck, sometimes you don’t really even have to be “sick.” The symptoms seem to be worse in {Read More}

Peppermint Bath Bombs

Peppermint Bath Bombs – These “blue snowballs” soothe, invigorate your senses with cool peppermint and transform your bath water color to an ocean blue. This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy. So, I have this thing for the color blue. . .I’m attracted to the color blue. I like to eat things that are blue, drink things that are blue, create things that are blue and yep, even BATHE with things that are the color blue. There’s {Read More}

DIY Soothing Vapors

It’s cold and flu season. Thankfully everyone in my house is healthy right now. I hope I didn’t just jinx anything. When the kids do have head colds I break out my arsenal of humidifiers, tissues, Clorox wipes, chicken soup and these Pedia Care Gentle Vapor pads. Pedia Care makes a unit that plugs into the wall that heats the little pads and releases the vapors into the air to help children breathe at night when they’re fighting a cold. {Read More}