How doTerra Essential Oils Have Changed my Life

How doTerra Essential Oils Have Changed My Life

One year ago, my allergies were so bad that I was in expresscare every other month with another sinus infection. I seriously can’t even count how many I’ve had in my life. But I dealt with the pain and pressure for a couple weeks, loaded up with zyrtec and over-the-counter sinus meds until I finally couldn’t take it anymore and went to the doctor. They’d prescribe and antibiotic, which I’d take, and it’d finally go away. For like a month {Read More}

Fabulous Frozen Treats {A Round-Up}

Fabulous Frozen Treats {A Round-Up}

There’s nothing like a cool, creamy bowl of ice cream on a hot summer day! A gathered up some ideas for some yummy frozen treats and below are all of my finds. These all look delicious! Kudos to these fantastic bloggers! Cherry and Lime Coke Float Milkshake from This Silly Girl’s Life Peanut Butter Cookie Milkshake from Chocolate with Grace Peaches n Cream Ice Cream from Letters from Sunnybrook Chocolate Oreo Ice Cream from Pint Sized Baker Ginger Cookie and {Read More}

8 Ways to Save Big on Books

8 Ways to Save BIG on Books

I love reading, but books can really add up if you’re not careful! Over the years I’ve found some great ways to save money on books, both paperback and ebooks. I’ve been able to keep up my reading habit without breaking the bank. Here are my ideas: 1. Go to the Library As a homeschool graduate, the library holds a special place in my heart. I have many fond memories of mornings spent there wandering the isles finding new and {Read More}

Real Food Resources for the Busy Woman

Real Food Resources for the Busy Woman

It’s really hard to even think about starting a new way of eating by avoiding convenience and pre-packaged meals. I don’t eat 100% “real” food and probably never will. However, I try to balance my diet with as many healthy, whole foods as I can. So, I’ve compiled a list of my favorite resources for eating more real foods. 1. 5 Easy Steps to Start Eating Real Food (This is my blog post, but I wholeheartedly believe in baby steps such {Read More}

Feature Friday Link Palooza Week 3

Feature Friday Link Palooza

It’s Friday!! Welcome to the … Hello Lovelies! Welcome to The Feature Friday Link Palooza! The gals from Blissful and Domestic, Living Made Healthy, Quilted Euphoria, Ode to Simplicity,  Alex Haralson, Homemaker Hobbies and I have all joined forces to create one mega weekend party! You’ll only have to link up once to to be listed on all seven sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature throughout the week! So be sure to check with each site {Read More}

No-Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Mini Cheesecakes

No-Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Mini Cheesecakes

What to do when you’re craving cheesecake but it’s the middle of summer and you don’t want to turn your oven on? Make a no-bake version, of course This recipe was inspired by an apple dip recipe, but I thought it’d make a nice, rich cheesecake. Ingredients: 1 – 8oz. package of cream cheese 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/2 – 3/4 cup powdered sugar 1 tsp vanilla 3 tbsp milk 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips 24 vanilla wafers   Directions: {Read More}

Blueberry Recipe Roundup

Blueberry Recipe Round-Up

Did you know that July is national blueberry month? In honor of the occasion, I though I’d round up some of the most delicious blueberry recipes from around blogland. Here’s what I found: Blueberry Muffins from Year-Round Giving Blueberry Cheesecake Bars from Mandy’s Recipe Box Blueberry Smoothie from Creme de la Crumb Blueberries and Cream Cupcakes from Alwayz Bakin Blueberry Dump Cake from Your Modern Family No-Bake Blueberry Pie from Grandparents+ Do you have a favorite blueberry recipe? Leave it {Read More}

Feature Friday Link Palooza – Week 2

Feature Friday Link Palooza

It’s Friday!! Welcome to the … Hi friends! Welcome to The Feature Friday Link Palooza! The gals from Blissful and Domestic, Living Made Healthy, Quilted Euphoria, Ode to Simplicity,   Alex Haralson, Homemaker Hobbies and I have all joined forces to create one mega weekend party! You’ll only have to link up once to to be listed on all seven sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature throughout the week! So be sure to check with each {Read More}