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Awesome Arborvitae: 6 Easy Ways to Use it Now

Awesome Arborvitae: 6 Easy Ways to Use it Now

What is Arborvitae and Why do I Love it?   Arborvitae is one of those oils that I really wasn’t sure about when I first heard about it. But after learning more about what it is, I began to understand why it’s so great. As […]

Super simple DIY Vapor Rub

Super simple DIY Vapor Rub

What is vapor rub? When I  have a cold and feel congested, I like to use a vapor rub to help relieve those symptoms. Vapor rub is a topical ointment that many use to help relieve nasal congestion and coughing. I used to use a […]

My Favorite Top 10 Essential Oils – These Are Always On Hand

My Favorite Top 10 Essential Oils – These Are Always On Hand

My Top 10 Essential Oil Favorites   When I was first getting started with essential oils, I was very confused about the oils I really needed to have on hand. I mean – there are so many oils to choose from! Today, I want to […]

10 Ways I Use Lime Oil Now + Its Surprising Benefits

10 Ways I Use Lime Oil Now + Its Surprising Benefits

I love lime essential oil – like REALLY love it! It was probably one of the first 5 oils I added to my collection when I started getting serious about incorporating essential oils into my daily personal and home routines! If you are curious about […]

5 Interesting Reasons to Make Tiny Living Work for You

5 Interesting Reasons to Make Tiny Living Work for You

  With everyone it seems these days choosing to live tiny (well not everyone, but it sure seems like it), you might be wondering why it could be a good choice for you and your family. I know these are the questions I had when […]

2018: A Year in Review

2018: A Year in Review

  I’ve always loved the tradition of the end of the year Christmas letter, that wraps up the entire year in one letter. This is my version. A Short Review At the beginning of 2018, we were living in Cottonwood, AZ, a couple hours north […]

5 Books That Made a Huge Impact for Me in 2018

5 Books That Made a Huge Impact for Me in 2018

Reading has always been an important part of my life. I used to only read fiction, getting lost in the pages of whatever story I’d be immersed in at the time. Over time though, I began using books as part of my personal development plan. […]

Easy Ways to Beat Sugar Cravings

Easy Ways to Beat Sugar Cravings

  Now that the holidays are over, it’s a great time to become more mindful of our daily food choices. If you are one of the fortunate ones who can avoid overindulging, this isn’t the post for you… BUT if you are anything at all […]

DIY: Simple Toothpaste

DIY: Simple Toothpaste

  Did you know that having good oral health is one of the most important things you can do to stay healthy? It’s so important! Ever since I learned this bit of information, I’ve made it a priority. I also have made it a priority […]

The Liebster Award – 2018

The Liebster Award – 2018

I was blessed to be nominated for The Liebster Award by the fabulous Ann Marie Ruby – check out her post right here! I’ll be honest, I hadn’t heard of this award, and so I did a bit of digging to figure out what it’s […]