Lemon Mint Spa Water

The combination of lemon and mint is incredibly refreshing, especially on a hot day. We've been making pitcher after pitcher of this spa water all summer long. But... even though the weather has been cooling a bit, we're still making it all the time. It took me awhile, but I finally wrote down the measurements for what we've been using. ... Read More

Mason Jar Salads 101

Mason Jar Salads have completely changed the way we eat because it's finally convenient to get more veggies in every single day! I'll have to say, I'm really grateful for my husband who rarely forgets to eat a meal. I've been terrible over the last few years often forgetting to eat (which weirdly is easy to do when you're really ... Read More

Easy Buttercream Lotion

This is my favorite all-purpose lotion! It's a mid-weight lotion that works well throughout the seasons, and it really moisturizes my skin without being greasy! I've been using it for many years (at least 10!) since I first discovered that my skin hates almost any product I've ever purchased. Out of desperation I developed my own lotion recipe, which might ... Read More

Grapefruit Ginger Body Wash

Do you ever look at the label on the back of your bathroom products? I feel like my strategy has been mostly along the lines of 'if is says natural or organic, I'm probably alright'! I mean... when it says 99.3% natural - how bad can it be? The answer to that question will likely go unanswered in our lifetime, ... Read More

Make Your Own Freezer Smoothie Packs

With every year that goes by, I'm becoming a bigger fan of having things prepared ahead! I've been delving into all areas of making things easier in the kitchen, from slow cooker recipes to mason jar salads - and now on to smoothie packs for the freezer! We have a pretty good routine for Monday - Thursday every week (my ... Read More