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DIY Essential Oil Salt Spray | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 14, 2018
diy sea salt spray for hair

We had a little break in the “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs”, but don’t worry! They aren’t over yet. We’ve got four more to go, and today is our Day Nine. This is one to put in the beauty file, because you aren’t going to want to live without this magic ever again. First of all, if you have never tried salt spray in your hair for waves and texture, you haven’t lived. A good salt spray can bring…

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DIY Essential Oil Bath Bombs | 12 Days Of Tutorials

November 11, 2018
diy essential oil bath bombs

For day EIGHT of “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs”, I attempted a slightly more complicated DIY (but still easy- don’t worry). As a bath addict, I knew that essential oil bath bombs would have to make the list. I take a hot bath almost every day. It’s how I decompress. While I LOVE Young Living’s bath bombs, I figured I could make some of my own at a fraction of the price, and I was right! Don’t be intimidated…

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DIY Essential Oil Infused Olive Oil | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 10, 2018
diy infused olive oil

Calling all foodies! The seventh day of “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs” brings a DIY that you can EAT! Yes, for real. Didn’t know you could eat essential oils? Read on. Young Living actually has an entire Vitality line that is compliant with the FDA for ingestion. My personal culinary favorites are the herb oils like Oregano, Basil, Rosemary and Thyme. They are very concentrated, so you only need a tiny bit, meaning they last forever! I thought a…

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DIY Essential Oil Holiday Room Spray | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 9, 2018
diy holiday room spray

TGIF and MERRRRYYY CHRISTMAS! Too soon? It’s the sixth day of “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs” and I am channeling all the holiday vibes. Truth be told, my tree went up last weekend sooo… I make no apologies. Today’s DIY is very festive and arguable one of my favorite smells of all time. You can find all the tutorials from the series linked at the bottom of this post. Read more about my essential oil journey and FAQ HERE.…

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DIY Essential Oil Sugar Hand Scrub | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 8, 2018
diy essential oil sugar hand scrub

If you’ve landed here, you’ve arrived on day 5 of my “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs”. Today brings another simple DIY that takes less than five minutes. Who wouldn’t love a sugar hand scrub for next to the sink in the bathroom or kitchen? This one is cheap, easy, and sure to please anyone who has the pleasure of using it. You can read more about my essential oil journey HERE. Make sure you are following me on Instagram,…

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DIY Scented Wool Dryer Balls | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 7, 2018
diy scented wool dryer balls

The FOURTH installment in “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs” is here! One of the things I love about essential oils is how many things I have been able to “ditch and switch”. One of those things is dryer sheets. When I learned how amazing wool dryer balls are, I was immediately sold. They cut drying time, reduce wrinkles, and reduce static. The obvious benefit is that they also cut waste by eliminating disposable dryer sheets. Um, sold! If you…

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DIY Essential Oil Foaming Hand Soap | 12 Days Of Tutorials

November 6, 2018
diy essential oil foaming hand soap

Happy Tuesday! It’s the third day of “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs”. Today’s DIY is also super simple and hugely economical after the initial purchases. I’m going to show you how to make your own foaming hand soap. With the initial investment, you can make dozens of hand soaps. After purchasing these supplies, you won’t have to buy hand soap for at least a year- no joke! While this is great for your own home, it would also make…

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DIY Essential Oil Sleep Roller | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 5, 2018
diy essential oil sleep roller

It’s day TWO of “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs”. Let’s jump right in! Today I’m going to show you how to make a DIY Essential Oil Sleep Roller. Essentially, this is a blend that you can roll onto your wrists and feet for a deeper relaxation and sounder sleep. The oils I use here would also be great in a linen spray or bath salts, too! You can find all the tutorials from the series linked at the bottom…

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DIY Essential Oil Bath Salts | 12 Days of Tutorials

November 4, 2018
DIY essential oil bath salts

I am SO excited. This post is the first in my “12 Days of Essential Oil DIYs”. I have been planning and working on this series for a little while now, and it’s truly been a labor of love. As someone who is obsessed with essential oils and all the possibilities that come with them, I really wanted to create a series of DIY essential oil tutorials to show my readers a fraction of the ways to use them. I…

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Mickey & Minnie Mouse Sibling Halloween Costumes

October 17, 2017

The Halloween struggle is real, y’all. I always vacillate between full DIY and some cheap one piece costume from Target. Not only that, but I always wish my kids matched/coordinated. Unfortunately, I think those days are over, since the age range is 0-8 years old. When I gave Grayson the idea to coordinate with his baby siblings, he enthusiastically declined and expressed his sole desire to be a killer clown for Halloween. Since I’m newly a fan of “picking my…

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DIY Valentines Day Coffee Bar

February 6, 2017

Happy Monday! Valentines Day is such a fun holiday to celebrate. It’s no Christmas, but what is better than a day all about love? I was trying to think of something small I could do for a few friends under the Valentines theme, and I decided on a simple coffee bar. …

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Printables for Valentines Day

February 1, 2017

This post was sponsored by Basic Invite. However, all opinions are 100% mine. Happy Wednesday! I just got an email from Grayson’s teacher with a class list for the Valentines exchange and I am all like HOW is it already February?! I have mixed feelings about Valentines Day. I don’t ever want to go “overboard” on smaller holidays, but it IS a fun holiday to do special things for the kids and Tyler. I’ll take any chance to make memories,…

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10 Creative Ways To Use Baby Wipes

October 24, 2016

This post is in partnership with buybuy BABY. All opinions are my own. One of the first beauties of motherhood is realizing how many things you can use baby wipes for. Sleep deprivation, lack of time to get anything done and sheer laziness can really spark your imagination. The possibilities are literally limitless and I think of more all the time. Because there are so many amazing uses for wipes, you will want durable wipes at an affordable price. This…

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