DIY Bath Salts – A Mother’s Day Gift

DIY Bath Salts – A super simple and awesome way to show someone you care. Only 5 ingredients and so pretty in an interesting glass jar! This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. With Mother’s Day just around the corner I thought everyone could use a little inspiration on gift ideas for that special lady in their lives. When I think about my Mom, I have so very much to be thankful for. She taught my sister and I the importance {Read More}

Easter Egg Bath Bombs

This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure.   My house is overflowing with plastic Easter eggs. I’ve been using them for quite a few projects lately and now I have more eggs than I really know what to do with. An Easter egg hunt this year for the kiddos is inevitable. Today, I’m using a pack of my larger plastic Easter eggs for a super fun project. Get ready because we’re making Easter Egg Bath Bombs! You know, those fun {Read More}

Conversation Heart Soap

I was looking through my craft supplies a couple weeks ago and found some clear glycerin soap left over from when I made my Goldfish Soap-in-a-Bag. I decided I would do something with it for Valentine’s Day so I started searching for the perfect filler. I received an email from Oriental Trading Company offering free shipping on any order. You can never go wrong with that deal, so I started browsing the website and found these darling little heart erasers. {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}

Goldfish Soap-in-a-Bag Tutorial

  The kids’ birthday party is next weekend. Both of my kids have birthdays in the fall and this year I decided to have one party for family and friends instead of attempting one for each of them. They were ok with it and that made me a happy mom. Don’t get me wrong, I love entertaining, but this year has been a little crazier than normal and I’m excited about throwing a bigger party to celebrate both of their special days. {Read More}

10 Uses for Vaseline

Vaseline can at times be a controversial topic when it comes to being used for beauty. I’m not a doctor by any means but I can tell you that we’ve used Vaseline in my family for as long as I can remember and years and years even before me. Some of the uses in my list below do pertain to beauty but if you are uncomfortable using petroleum jelly on your body or don’t agree with it, no problem, just {Read More}

Top 10+ FREE iPhone Beauty Apps

I think we’re all well aware of the saying, “There’s an app for that.” Today, it really DOES apply to most everything. In fact there are so many iPhone apps out there it can get quite overwhelming when trying to choose. Years ago most of us relied on magazines, television, books and word of mouth for the best beauty advice. Today we have all of those resources and more. For women, our smart phones are command central. And we use {Read More}