I feel kinda silly admitting this, but I always feel a little sad each year around the holidays – because my outdoor decor sucks.  Totally shallow, right?  Ha, ha….I know, but I always wanted to have a house that just filled the neighborhood with Christmas spirit.  I’m not into overdoing anything, but I love the idea of the house looking festive.  Because we are on such a tight budget, the only outdoor decor I’ve purchased has been from thrift stores […]

Christmas Decor on a Budget – Laser Lights!

  I love making smoothies.  This chocolate peanut butter banana smoothie is the one I make most often.  Yes, it’s a mouthful to say, ha ha, but it tastes great!  Like drinking a peanut butter cup. 🙂   The think I love the most about smoothies in general is how adaptable they are.  I love that I can find a great recipe, and then adjust it to make it my own.  This chocolate peanut butter banana smoothie, for example, has […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

      Sleep.  It’s CRITICAL to health.  But it’s so hard to get enough, it seems!  I’ve always made getting 8 hours of sleep a priority, and have made the time, but sometimes most of the time, my body argues.  I’ll wake up in the middle of the night and be up for hours, or I’ll have a hard time falling asleep in the first place.  It makes me crazy, and I know I’m not alone!!  That’s why I […]

How To Sleep Better With NeuroBeats

Have you read any of the fun new novels that include recipes that have been integrated into the story?  I LOVE those books….except that they make me hungry.  Every time.  😀  A Table By The Window was no exception, and I really enjoyed it.     This post may contain affiliate links.  All opinions are my own. A Table by the Window by Hillary Manton Lodge is a fantastic, fun read, full of deliciousness and hunger-inducing recipes.  It was the […]

A Table By The Window by Hillary Manton Lodge

Homemade Salt Scrub Recipe Using Essential Oils, and a Bonus Facial Moisturizer Recipe! 2 comments
I love essential oils and the many amazing uses that there are for them!  I still consider myself a beginner, as I’m constantly discovering new essential oil recipes to use with them, and new products to create.  It’s been a very fun journey.       Affiliate links to products I personally use and recommend support this blog.  Thanks!     I recently tried a new brand of essential oils called Simply Earth.  These are 100% pure essential oil, and […]

Personal Care With Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipes