I discovered early on in our parenting days that store bought creams/balms were often filled with undesirable ingredients especially products for children! My daughter had really dry skin when she was younger and none of the things friends were suggesting were working at all in clearing up her dry skin. Some products made it even worse. That's when I started researching how to … [Read more...] about Nourishing Body Balm Recipe- Great For Kids and Adults!
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In the winter my skin gets pretty dry. I think that's common for lots of people. Lotion works great but sometimes I just love using my DIY body oil for even more hydration...especially before bed. It does take a little bit of time to soak in so I wouldn't use it right before putting slacks on. I like the deep moisture that it provides. Often times lotion will soak in and then … [Read more...] about How To Make Body Oil- You’ll Love This DIY Hydrating Recipe
You probably have a ton of travel size hand sanitizers but do you have a travel size sanitizing spray? We love this all natural sanitizing spray and keep a couple in our cars and in our bags. This convenient sanitizing spray is great to spray on steering wheels, kids backpacks, airplane seats, door handles and even grocery cart handles! It's in a convenient 1 ounce size too … [Read more...] about DIY Sanitizing Spray- Perfect For Travel
I'm always thinking of easy DIY gifts that I can whip up quickly to give to teachers, friends, neighbors, etc...this Jolly Gingerbread DIY Brown Sugar Scrub would make a great Christmas gift! Most everybody has fairly dry (often rough) skin in the wintertime. Skin is usually in need of a good exfoliation scrub once or twice a week and of course it needs extra moisture too. This … [Read more...] about Jolly Gingerbread DIY Brown Sugar Scrub Recipe…great for gifts!
I love a good foot scrub but I also have really started loving a cooling foot mask! I played around with a few different recipes and I think I have landed on a really good one. During this time of the year especially it feels like I am running around all over the place getting things together for Thanksgiving and then of course for Christmas. Our feet can really take a beating … [Read more...] about Homemade Foot Mask Recipe- Quick and Easy
This post was sponsored by the Carton Council as part of an Ambassador Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. America Recycles Day is November 15th and this is a great time to review what can be recycled. Most people think of metal, glass, and paper right away but then they can get a little fuzzy on what else can be recycled. For … [Read more...] about November 15th is America Recycles Day: Don’t Forget To Recycle Cartons
I love a good easy DIY beauty recipe! This time of the year, it's really easy to find pumpkin just about anywhere and it is so good for you so you might as well take advantage of that. This Pumpkin Manuka Honey Face Mask Recipe has only 3 ingredients and you can find two of them at the grocery store. This face mask recipe helps clear up troubled skin and keeps skin healthy and … [Read more...] about Pumpkin Manuka Honey Face Mask Recipe