Beauty, DIY, Health

My Top Five Essential Oils And What I Use Them For.

"I have an oil for that." Essential oils are everywhere today. I have to chuckle because when I started using oils years ago, they weren't the trend that they seem to have become today. When I started getting into essential oils all I could think was that I didn't want to be the weird, hippie chick… Continue reading My Top Five Essential Oils And What I Use Them For.

Beauty, DIY

Lavender Vanilla Body Scrub with Himalayan Pink Salt and Cane Sugar.

Aging. Something no one can escape!   There's the idea floating around that men tend to look younger from years of shaving their faces. If you think about it, they are exfoliating their skin every time they shave. When you exfoliate, you are sloughing off the dead skin cells and making way for fresh skin… Continue reading Lavender Vanilla Body Scrub with Himalayan Pink Salt and Cane Sugar.

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How I Beat Mastitis Three Times Without Antibiotics.

Mastitis. I physically cringe when I hear or read this word because I know all too well the pain it can bring. WebMD describes mastitis as: " ...........an infection of the tissue of the breast that occurs most frequently during the time of breastfeeding. It can occur when bacteria, often from the baby's mouth, enter a… Continue reading How I Beat Mastitis Three Times Without Antibiotics.

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It’s that time of year…..

Yes. Flu season. If you are anything like me you've been watching the news and seeing reports of this being the worst. flu.season.ever. One year I went into full panic mode because sickness hit our home (not me) in the form of vomiting. I rarely use bleach because I believe it to cause more harm… Continue reading It’s that time of year…..