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

Homemade Personal Product Recipes and Free Labels

**edited: I adjusted some of the ratios on the printable labels for a better product** I started using Young Living Essential Oils in July and we are totally hooked! I've started making some cleaning and care products and have loved my easy and thrifty homemade toothpaste and mouthwash.  Have you been trying out all of ... continue reading

Healthy Habits with L’il Critters™ – $100 Sweepstakes

It is so hard to believe summer is over and we are back to our school routine! My daughter, Holden is as happy as a clam back at her school and with her friends, and Everett is learning the ropes as a kindergartener.  Back to school time is so exciting, chaotic, and overwhelming to me, ... continue reading

Homemade Toothpaste and Mouthwash with Young Living

I have been researching and learning about essential oils for a while now. About 2 months ago, I decided on the Young Living brand of oil. There were many reasons that led me to wholeheartedly accepting the Young Living brand and I will go into all that in another post. But ultimately, they have a ... continue reading

Overnight Refrigerator Oatmeal-Mason Jar Recipe

  A couple of weeks ago I did a Main Ingredient Monday on mason jar meals. I got really excited and had to try out one idea right away and this mason jar oatmeal was it. Our mornings are super crazy, but I am a stickler about eating a healthy breakfast. We all like oatmeal, ... continue reading

immune booster spray – free printables

I love using essential oils! For Christmas I received an oil diffuser that works perfectly in my bedroom. Every night I choose an oil and get the room ready for a lovely night's sleep. I was sick a few weeks back and used eucalyptus oil in the diffuser. I often use my serenity for a ... continue reading

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting- Gluten Free

I was DESPERATE for a sweet treat the other day and decided to break out my new gluten free all-purpose flour blend to give it a try. I am still trying to avoid making pumpkin pie for my son, so pumpkin cupcakes it was!  It says that is the best flour blend out there and ... continue reading

Natural Carpet Stain Removal

We recently had our carpets professionally cleaned by this fabulous service here in Denver (they have other locations too!). They are a "green" carpet cleaning company and they exclusively use natural cleaners that are safe for kids, pets, and even adults! Our home had white carpet on the second floor when we moved in here ... continue reading

Two Perfect Halves

I adore my husband and after 8 fabulous years, we feel like two perfect halves in it for the long haul. However, on all of our fun and exciting adventures there are times I may not behave in the best way possible. freezing my butt off snowboarding

Spaghetti Squash Lasagna

This is a goodie from one of my very best friends, Jessica, who just happens to be a fantabulous cook. We make this every other week and I could seriously eat half the pan myself. The spaghetti squash is the pasta replacement which makes this recipe gluten free! The squash and the addition of spinach ... continue reading