Young Living Fall Make and Take-Free Printables & Recipes

  Hands down this is my favorite Make and Take event all year! I mean people go bananas for Pumpkin SPice everything and we decided to do it witout toxic chemicals! I made some fall themed snacks using essential oils for everyone to enjoy. Pumpkin Spice Loaf with Nana and Pop Pop's Homemade Apple Butter ... continue reading

Upcycled File Cabinet Garden Planters

We have discussed my teeny tiny yard before. I love every single little thing about our home and neighborhood...except for our yard. We love to garden, get dirty, explore, and be outside as much as possible and our tiny back yard does not support our needs! One huge part of our summer is gardening and ... continue reading

Natural Homemade Deodorant {That Actually Works}

Now this one I am REALLY in love with! I have been using this recipe since August and could not be happier! Last summer, I was totally over using the toxic and chemical filled deodorant sitting under my bathroom cabinet. If you do any couponing, you know certain things like toothpaste, soap, and deodorant you ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Trash to Treasure Projects for Earth Day

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects It is Earth Day on April 20 and I for one am always excited to celebrate ways to protect our Earth. You can still DIY and craft while being conscious of waste and creating extra junk to ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Cardboard Box Projects

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects It's almost Earth Day and I am always on the lookout for great recycling and upcycling projects any time of the year! I think it is time for us to "Think Outside of the {Cardboard} Box!" Earth ... continue reading

Over 365 Upcycling Earth Day Crafts and Projects

Earth day is coming up this month and it is a great time to think about reusing materials from the dumpster or the thrift store. I love saving money and reusing supplies as well as not contributing to more STUFF here on Earth. My Main Ingredient Monday series that I have been doing for 2 ... continue reading

DIY All Natural Lemon Laundry Stain Fighter & Free Printable

Slowly but surely we have been eliminating toxic products from our home. I am using up what I have and replacing items with healthier and SAFER alternatives. Toothpaste, mouthwash, soap, all of it! Since replacing everything at once is way too financially overwhelming, we are using what I have stocked up and then finding a ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- Cereal Boxes

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects I was just thinking of using an old cereal box to make a Valentine's decoration and started wondering how many ways there are floating around out there to upcycle those babies! I got to thinking about all ... continue reading

Best of 2014

This is always such a fun post to write! I can not believeve...CAN NOT BELIEVE...I am closing in on my 4 year blogging anniversary. It is so exciting to look back on my most popular and favorite posts each year. I love what I do and it wouldn't be possible without readers coming back day ... continue reading

Natural Winter Skin Cream Recipe and Free Printables

I have had no less than 4 people ask me about  some good all natural lotion for winter skin. I was using coconut oil with some Young Living essential oils mixed in, but even for me, my skin just wasn't as soft as I want it to be. I went on to my favorite websites ... continue reading