Peppermint Cleansing & Toning Wipes

Peppermint Cleansing and Toning Wipes – Use these wipes to refresh your skin after a long day. The peppermint essential oil helps relieve stress and provides a tingling sensation similar to Sea Breeze we used as teenagers! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Well, how’s everyone doing with the time change? I just really have a difficult time with the shorter days. This time of year, I dread leaving the office at the end of the day because {Read More}

Silky Smooth Legs Sugar Scrub

Silky Smooth Legs Sugar Scrub – Apply a small amount of this scrub before shaving for silky, smooth legs year round! This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. So, it’s finally becoming “that time of year,” when you trade in the snow boots for sandals, sweaters for tank tops and long pants for shorts. It was close to 80 degrees here this past weekend and I was excited to start rummaging through my closet, checking out my options for {Read More}

DIY Scented Sidewalk Chalk and #EarlyMemories

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Growing up, the majority of my playtime was spent outside – building forts in the woods, riding my bike, playing in the leaves, skating down at the creek, jumping rope and playing hopscotch and kick the can. There were no wireless electronics like there are today, and as a kid, outside was where we just felt, well, FREE. Once school was out for the summer, we played harder and we played longer. Lunches were always {Read More}

Dishwasher Detergent

This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure.  So, raise your hand if the price of dishwasher detergent tablets make you crazy. Heck, even the powder detergent is expensive. But because most of us love the convenience of our dishwashers, versus washing our dishes by hand, we continue to shell out the cash for those little liquid tablets. There are a lot of recipes out there for making your own dishwasher detergent, but most of them use Borax or are in {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}

Toilet Freshener Tabs

Toilet Freshener Tabs – Easy to make, fizzy toilet freshener bombs! If you’ve been following along with me lately, I’ve become a bit toilet obsessed. It’s completely okay to want a clean toilet, right? As we get into the winter months I become even more cautious about disinfecting in our bathrooms – trying to keep those nasty germs and viruses at bay. The rest of my family thinks I’ve lost it. I’ve been using disinfecting wipes throughout the day on {Read More}

Gel Air Freshener

DIY Gel Air Freshener – With only a few ingredients you can make your own gel air fresheners! Decorate with some silk flowers or leaves and they are pretty enough to even give as gifts! This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. So, I’m starting to accept the fact that fall is approaching. The days here are getting shorter already, the weather has been getting cooler, I have received more fall/harvest catalogs in the mail than I care to {Read More}

DIY Soy Lip Balm

This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure.  With the nicer weather just around the corner, who doesn’t want to have their sun-kissed lips shine? Today I’m sharing a quick and easy recipe for making your own lip balm. A lot of the recipes out there use beeswax, but this one uses soy. Years ago I used to make a lot of soy candles. Then, I had children and the candle-making stopped, however, I had a huge bag of soy pastilles left {Read More}