Get Three Bottles of Essential Oil for FREE!

Do you love essential oils? Or maybe you’ve been wanting to try them, but haven’t made the investment yet. If you said yes to either of those questions, this deal is for you! You may have heard that the Healthy Living Bundle is available this week. But, you may not know that one of the bonuses […]

10 Uses for Lemon Essential Oil

Lemon essential oil is one of my favorite oils. The main reason being that it’s scent is so fresh and uplifting! Lemon essential oil is one of the least expensive oils. The oil is usually obtained through cold-pressing the peel of lemon. Ways to use lemon essential oil: Diffuse to Improve Energy and Mood Lemon […]

Quick Pantry Makeover (while making pancakes!)

Last night I happened to catch Crystal’s periscope in which she shared her newly decluttered kitchen. It was inspiring. (See her post and pictures here.) I jumped right into my own kitchen and did a quick tidy, but got distracted with cooking and prepping for the morning. As soon a I got up today, I knew […]

DIY All-Natural Cleaner (made with Citrus Peels and Vinegar)

Vinegar is a powerful cleaner, but it doesn’t smell very nice. The scent usually dissipates after the vinegar dries, but you still have to smell it while cleaning. Adding a few drops of essential oil will mask the scent and add extra germ-fighting power, but not everyone has (or can afford) essential oils. Another option […]

Green Cleaning Tips for Beginners

Green cleaning is an important part of natural living. When we use chemical cleaning products, we introduce more toxins into our homes, which eventually end up in the body (and rather quickly actually. Some sources say it only tales 26 seconds for these chemicals to be found in every organ of the body after use.) […]

Creating a Grace-filled Morning Routine

I had plans. Many plans. I was going to rise before the sun and pursue my dreams and passions. I was going to study my Bible, pray, and exercise. My mornings were getting a makeover. But then . . . One of my children began to suffer with some extreme difficulties. One of the worst times […]

How Music Enhances Home Life (Plus: Lenovo 500 Bluetooth Speaker Giveaway!)

   Music has accompanied me through many ups and downs. Music soothes me. Uplifts me. Enhances special moments. And even helps me change my attitude. Music (and audio books) play an important role in my home life. Here are a few ways music makes home life more enjoyable: Who doesn’t like baking or cooking to some […]

Giveaway: $1000 Shopping Spree to Thrive Market!

Have I ever mentioned how much I dislike shopping? (In-store shopping that is. Online shopping is much more enjoyable.) One reason I dislike it so much is that it takes such a great amount of time! And I don’t have much of that to spare these days. I also don’t care much for lines, crowds, […]

Schoola – Gently Used Kids Clothing for 70% off!

Have you heard of Schoola? It’s a website where you can get gently used kid’s clothing for up to 70% off retail. (Schoola has brands like Gap, Gymboree, Tea Collection, Mini Boden, Hanna Anderson, and more!) Actually, they now have women’s clothing too! I signed up today and am excited to try it. I know a […]

How to Spend Less Time on Laundry {4 Tips}

Laundry is one of those chores that never ends! As soon as the laundry basket is empty, something else gets thrown in there! Spending a lot of time washing, folding, and putting away laundry is frustrating .  .  . there’s so much more I’d rather be doing! There’s no getting around it; laundry is a part […]