The Best Food for Healthy Skin

It’s funny-as I’ve gotten older, I’ve become more and more conscious of my skin. Like every.single.wrinkle. And the hormonal breakouts. And the random zit from where my toddler stuck peanut butter to my face last Thursday. Y’all. I thought that zits would be DONE when I turned 20. They’re a teen thing!! Only they’re not.…

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How to Use Lemon Essential Oil

I ran out of my lemon essential oil a few days ago. I didn’t think much of it and went about my business…for about 48 hours. I have about million lemon essential oil uses that I incorporate on the daily. I usually diffuse lemon and a few of my other favorites (I can have more…

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Homemade Body Butter with Coconut Oil

Michigan is growing on me, but there are times (like this morning) when I really miss the humidity of Houston. I’m tired of having dry cracked skin. I mean, I’ve always had a love affair with lotion, but it was definitely not a daily requirement for my whole body living on the Gulf. Skip to…

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2 Ingredient DIY Cough Drops

2 Ingredient DIY Cough Drops

?I’m going to share something with you. It involves poop, so if you’re squeamish, skip straight to the 2 ingredient DIY cough drops recipe. 2 Ingredient DIY Cough Drops So. Last night, The Baby woke me up at 3:00 in the morning. “Mom? I poop.” To which I responded, “mmhmm. Go back to bed.” But…

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How to Boost Your Immune System Quickly

How to Boost Your Immune System Quickly

This Spring has been horrible, can we all just agree on that? I’m suffering from some of the worst allergies I’ve had in (literally) years, my boys keep coming down with colds, and nothing I seem to do works. At least not for very long. If you’re dealing with the same you probably want to…

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Chia Peach Green Smoothie

Chia Peach Green Smoothie

Do you have trouble remembering to eat? I get it. That’s why I created this quick and easy list of ideas for eating on the go. In a hurry? Jump to the recipe! So yesterday. I totally forgot to eat breakfast. Do you ever do that? Mornings get busy, you’re rushing to make the kids…

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Natural Tips to Stop the Flu

4 Natural Tips to Stop the Flu

Raise your hand if someone you know has been sick this year? Yeah? Me too. But thankfully, though we have dealt with some sinus stuff, we’ve avoided the flu. It wasn’t by chance, though. And no, none of us get the flu shot (that’s a story for another time). Just natural tips to stop the…

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Natural Dry Shampoo Recipes

Natural Dry Shampoo Recipes

As a busy mom my day starts off with getting Smalls to school followed by getting to work – and before I know it, I’m looking at the clock and realizing the day is almost over and I still have to do do laundry, start dinner…oh, and shower! Having a hair emergency? Skip to the…

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DIY Sugar Scrub Cube Recipe

DIY Sugar Scrub Cube Recipe

I’m completely addicted to body scrubs right now. When Texas finally cools down and the air gets dryer, I end up with patchy, flaky skin. It’s really not cute at all, and I have been using a lot of coconut oil to help my skin retain moisture…but it just isn’t enough. I needed to actually exfoliate, and…

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4 Sneaky Reasons for Weight Gain

WEIGHT GAIN

I got on the scale this morning…and y’all. It was not pretty. Granted, I’m nowhere near my heaviest weight. But still. I’ve been working hard on cleansing my body of toxins and foods that cause me to bloat or have other issues. But the scale got stuck, and then moved in the wrong direction over…

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