Tag: beauty

Everything Herbs: 101

Herbs don’t always get the attention they deserve. We forget to sprinkle fresh rosemary on our baked potato, put cilantro in our guacamole and basil is only eaten on restaurant-made margherita pizzas. How sad is that? That tiny little sprinkle of fresh herbs can… Continue Reading “Everything Herbs: 101”

Rock Painting 101

Who knew that something that has been a childhood activity for decades would become a motivational art form for adults today? Rock Painting is simple, meditative and rewarding (just like coloring). Supplies are cheap and easy to find and painting miniature pictures and quotes… Continue Reading “Rock Painting 101”

Create a Beginner’s Garden Anywhere

There is no denying the fact that people are more open to growing their own food these days. There is a movement to move back to simpler living and a need for more organic farming. But, many of us just don’t know how to… Continue Reading “Create a Beginner’s Garden Anywhere”

Dried Citrus Decor

Citrus has long been used as festive decor during the holidays. The citrus season is from December to late March and is when they are absolutely the tastiest. Of course, these days, we can get fresh fruit all year long. But before shipping and refrigeration… Continue Reading “Dried Citrus Decor”

10 No Sew Fabric Scrap Crafts

“She who dies with the most fabric wins!” It’s a competition. OK, maybe not, but fabric has a way of making you obsessive. Anyone who sews knows this. I had my own Etsy business for years where I made and sold custom baby boutique items.… Continue Reading “10 No Sew Fabric Scrap Crafts”

Organize a Bathroom Oasis (even with kids!)

Anyone else have a black hole where their bathroom closet is supposed to be? I am sure I am not the only one. I have no idea what is in the closet and have given up hope of ever knowing. Bathroom organization is something… Continue Reading “Organize a Bathroom Oasis (even with kids!)”

Deck the Halls – Fa La La La La

Why do we hang wreaths on our front doors? What is the fascination with a circle of greenery? We have wreaths for the winter holidays, wreaths for spring, wreaths for summer and everything in between. You can make your own, they can be live… Continue Reading “Deck the Halls – Fa La La La La”

Kitchen Organization

Sure, we all have vision of grandeur when it comes to our kitchens…(right?) Well, I do. I always wanted a kitchen straight out of Fixer Upper – something inspired (and paid for!) by Joanna & Chip Gaines. Wouldn’t that be amazing. Unfortunately, my space,… Continue Reading “Kitchen Organization”

Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

I started writing this post with the intention of telling you all about my hair. ACV and hair – seems odd, right? But, today I did a thing……I conditioned my hair with Apple Cider Vinegar. I always heard that ACV was good for things… Continue Reading “Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar”

My Indoor Jungle

The desire to grow and nurture a plant is something most of us feel. Greenery looks fresh, clean and is relaxing. I personally feel much more grounded and in touch when I am surrounded by plants because nature calms me. But, not all of… Continue Reading “My Indoor Jungle”