Deodorant Spray

A few months ago I¬†tried my luck making homemade deodorant. See post here.¬†I loved how it turned out, and I continue to use it daily. The only¬†complaint I have with it is that if I wear a white shirt I notice a little staining from the beeswax. I intend to work on a new recipe…
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Summer Crafts

How cute are these? I found both of these craft ideas on pinterest the other day. You can view the original site here. I love coming across kids craft ideas that include materials that I have right in the craft closet. I always see cute ideas that involve a trip to the craft store which…
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Cucumber Roll Up’s

I made these as part of our lunch this weekend. Cucumbers are consumed daily in our house, and even more so during the summer months. The boys love them, mostly with dressings and dips, but plain as well. I decided to make the cream cheese dip that I often put in B’s pinwheels for his…
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S’mores Pop’s

My kids love s’mores.¬†Often times during the summer we will have a fire in our fire pit, and roast marshmallows.¬†On a rainy summer night when we would love the have a fire, but we just can’t a different method comes in handy. This is super easy, and takes very little time. The kids loved them,…
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5 Anti-inflammatory Foods

*Image found here*As many of you know, I have been battling digestion issues, and have uncovered many food sensitivities as a result of a blood test. Before I learned which foods do not agree with my body I literally looked 6 months pregnant once I ate in the morning. This was both embarrassing, and uncomfortable.  Eating an…
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After Bite Balm

A couple weeks ago I made a fabulous batch of bug spray that works very well. See post here.¬† Even with the best bug sprays around those pesky bugs will bite from time to time. They just can’t resist sweet blood. ūüôā I was at my sister’s house the other day and my nephew got…
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