Pampered Holiday DIY

It's that time of year again! Shorter days and longer nights means more time together indoors. Emotions run high (or low) and tight quarters breeds germ city. Last year we shared a calming play dough and diffuser decor DIY, so this year we thought we'd add a few DIY gift ideas to the list! With…

Natural Teething EO Remedy

Sleepless nights. Restless baby. Grumpy days for everyone. Teething is a beast, and one of the many reasons my husband swears there's a reason most people don't remember much before the age of three-it's too traumatic! This week I'm really feeling it while my 11 month old is getting teeth 2-4 at the same time.…

DIY Essential Oils in the Garden

While you may be looking outside thinking "Winter sure is throwing a tantrum that Spring is here," now is the best time to be getting your garden prepped and ready for the warmer days ahead! I don't know about you, but last year was TERRIBLE for my strawberries...SO. MANY. SNAILS. (ugh!) So I've been doing…

Perspiration: It’s the Pits!

With the changing weather comes unpredictable temperatures, indoor and outdoor. Layering up in the morning, shedding layers in the heated building, heading back into the cold...what does this all mean? Sweat. And dare I say it? Pit-stains. Whew, now that we've identified the beast, with a few simple household items and our favorite essential oils,…

School’s Out For Summer (Almost)

I don't know who I feel worse for, the teachers that have had my children all year long or the fact that school is almost over and I will have them home all day, all summer long. We really lucked out on the teacher department this year! They have been so wonderful! But now the…

Mother’s Day DIY

As a mother, we have all received those cute hand made crafts and cards from our kids, or maybe you don't have kids yet but you have been the giver of these heartfelt gifts. they are always very sweet and within the child's capability. They have so much pride in them and I absolutely love…

Spring Cleaning

My kids are on spring break this week. This usually means that my house will be a disaster and I will get nothing done. However, I changed my mindset and decided that I would take advantage of my kids being home and put them to work! I really don't like cleaning with my kids even…

Carrot Seed, You Are My Sunshine

Have you heard of Carrot Seed Essential Oil? This amazing oil was introduced to me about a year and a half ago when my son was only a couple of months old. Did you know that it is not recommended to ┬áput sunscreen on children under a year old??? How can this be??? What in…