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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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6 First World Apps For The Millenial Mom

November 2, 2018

Before the critics come out in droves, I realize that this post *screams* first world problems, so bear with me. It’s might sound dramatic, but I really can’t imagine not having the apps that make my life SO much easier. I have three kids and work a full time business from home. Anything that saves me time and makes life more convenience is winning in my book. I am in a season of life where I am trying to avoid…

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8 Instagram Worthy Photo Opps At Beaches Turks & Caicos

October 29, 2018
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You guys might have seen on social media that I was at the Beaches Resort in Turks & Caicos the week before last. That trip will have to be split into a couple of blog posts, because it was that packed with fun. I was invited to attend the Social Media On The Sand conference on a tropical island with a chance to listen to inspiring speakers and meet with brands in my niche. Did I mention I would be…

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Atlanta Family Photography By Miriam Hoffman Photography

October 27, 2018
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It’s that time again! Family photo shoots are buzzing around social media in preparation for Christmas cards and the like. You might remember our past family photos (here and here). Since we are approaching the holidays, I was starting to think about searching Atlanta family photography and then something happened! Atlanta family photography found ME! Ha! But seriously, Miriam reached out to me to see if we could work together on a shoot and I glanced at her feed and…

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Eerie Entryway: Halloween Entryway Decor

October 24, 2018

Who’s got their house decked out for Halloween?! I’ll be honest, I typically don’t go all out for Halloween decor (I usually stick to basic autumn accents), but I wanted to try something new this year. I thought the best place to make “spooky” was the entryway. (I love a good themed entryway, y’all.) I have said before that an entryway is the first impression of the home and the most seen part of my house. I had so much…

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My Best Childhood Christmas Memory (And The Toy That Made It)

October 18, 2018

When you think of your favorite Christmas memories, what do you think of? Perhaps, you think of the fidgety nervousness on Christmas Eve when you are trying to fall asleep so Santa will come. Maybe you think of the taste of your favorite Christmas candy or the smell of your Grandparents’ house during holiday dinner. While I have more amazing holiday memories than I can count, I specifically remember a very special Christmas. To this day, I will tell anyone…

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