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Flash Giveaway: ZAQ Noor Diffuser

Chances are, if you walk into my home (or you know, hug me), you're going to get a whiff of an essential oil. In case you didn't know, I'm a huge fan of these wonderful oils and use them daily in my homemaking to create a happier, healthier home. Using essential oils...

How to stress less as a homemaker

You might not know it, but stress is my middle name. Ok, not really. But it could be, given the way I try to carry the weight of the world around on my shoulders all the time. It's frustrating, especially when you write a blog aimed at helping people create simple...

Easy Peasy DIY Honey Simple Syrup

We've had gorgeous weather this week, which means lots of swinging in the hammock, time in the mud and gallons of sun tea. I love sun tea, especially when mixed with lemonade for an Arnold Palmer. What I don't love is when I mix in some sugar or honey and it sinks to...

DIY detoxifying salt bath

Do you ever feel like you’re juggling too many things on your plate, and wearing too many hats? It’s easy to neglect yourself after a busy day, but one thing that helps me stay centered (and sane!) is taking a nice, long salt bath. Self-care is an important part of...