5 Tips for Breast Health

5 Tips for Breast Health

Between bra shopping and an upcoming annual visit with the OB/GYN, I've been thinking a lot about breast health lately.   This topic creates a good deal of fear and anxiety in many women.  Let's re-frame and focus on things that are within our control.  I've come up...
9 Carrier Oils for Essential Oils

9 Carrier Oils for Essential Oils

9 Carrier Oils to Use with Essential Oils  What exactly is a carrier oil and why do I need it?  Great question!  Carrier oils, such as fractionated coconut oil, are used for diluting essential oils. They increase absorption, are good for safety reasons, and save you...

DIY Glue Slime Recipe

First off, let me say that slime is my nemesis.  Slime, itself, is fun, right?  But it always has the potential to get our of control and super messy.  My 11 year old watched a few YouTube tutorials, made some modifications, and came up with this DIY...
DIY Lip Gloss

DIY Lip Gloss

DIY Lip Gloss  (great for tweens) My 10 year old daughter has recently developed an interest in make-up.  I love my make-up. Anyone else addicted to Urban Decay?!? I pretty much knew it would be a matter of time for my girl but 10 seems sooooo young, right? Today, she...
How to Make Homemade Lotion Bars

How to Make Homemade Lotion Bars

A while ago, I was browsing Pinterest and saw some pins on how to make lotion bars.  This idea immediately appealed to me because it seemed so practical and easy.  I NEEDED these things. Plus, in the winter months, my daughter’s hands tend to get dry and itchy....