DIY Foaming Hand Soap

I think it’s hard sometimes to read DIY (do it yourself) and think… sure, I’ve got time for that! I am a doer, a maker, a DIY’er, but when kid #2 came along production stopped on all things that weren’t essential to survival.

However! Some DIY tasks come along, and it’s so darn easy and awesome. It ends up saving you time and money!

This foaming hand soap recipe is just that; easy and awesome. Continue reading “DIY Foaming Hand Soap”

Spring Diffuser Blends

I am SUPER ready for spring!

Here in New Jersey, we have had a major tease with some 70 degree days a few weeks ago – followed by TWO March snow storms. We’re ready for the earth to wake up!

I’m ready to feel the positive spring energy that fuels my soul. I’m kicking it off inside my home with our favorite spring inspired diffuser blends. Continue reading “Spring Diffuser Blends”

Our Paper Towel-less Home

Your what now?

Our paper towel-less home! We don’t use paper towels…. and we prefer it!

Nearly four years ago, we made the very scary swap from paper towels to cloth towels. It didn’t come with some doubt. I honestly felt like it wasn’t possible for my family to go paper towel-less. We used so many throughout the day; while cooking, for napkins, clean-up and so on. I was stuck on how this could work.

But guess what? It worked! And it works really well. Continue reading “Our Paper Towel-less Home”

DIY Natural Laundry SOAP

If you’re anything like me, you’re always trying to figure out a way to spend less money. My paycheck goes towards food and household needs for my family of five. Every so often I take a look at what we are spending our money on. I have noticed, the things I know deep down that we can cut… are the things I hold back on buying until the very last minute.

Continue reading “DIY Natural Laundry SOAP”