Lip Scrub and Food

I do a bunch of diys. I do purchase products, but many time I make my own. Lip scrubs are so easy to make on your own. There really is no need to get them elsewhere. They can be expensive. Since I also happened to he hanging around the house that day I included what I…

Sweet Potato Taco Filling

Ingredients for Sweet Potato Filling 5 medium sized Sweet Potatoes diced into small  about 1 inch cubes 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 tablespoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon chipotle powder 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 large white or yellow onion finely chopped Optional: 2 honeycrisp apples diced into small 1/2 inch pieces. This adds…

DIY Decor: UPcycled Christmas Lights

Check out the video! It was really easy to make this lantern decor for my living room. I found the lanterns at a thrift store. Someone gave me the broken christmas lights. The moss I got for 3$ at Marshalls. The fairy or twinkle lights I got 10ft for 6$ at Marshalls. I sprinted glitter…

Aromatherapy: New Strategy for Helping my Anxious Self

I want to say I was first introduced to aromatherapy maybe 9 years ago by my supervisor. I have done sugar scrubs and other bath products using essential oils since then. Many of wish you can find here on my blog. The difference today is the introduction of a diffuser for aromatherapy. I very much enjoy in all…

Baking Soda Air Feshener

I like simple (really I mean cheap) and non toxic things for the home. I opt for the combo of baking soda and essential oils. Baking soda as many know absorbs the funk. You can throw in some essential oils to give the baking soda a nice scent. It is not really strong. You will…

Banana Oat Pancakes

Sundays are for pancakes. Really when ever you want is for pancakes. Been experimenting with different types of plant based pancakes. This recipe is really simple with ingredients you most likely have in your pantry. I also use a blender to mix everything. Ingredients 2/3 cup Oat Flour. You can play with this pending what…

Dill Pickles with a KICK!

In my house we loves pickles. I have for all the time I can remember loved anything with dill. We have a rule in our house for our friends. If you hang out at our house you can have free range on whatever is in our fridge and cabinets. Friends walk in and go straight…

Chocolate Minty Mug Cake

Meals in mugs fascinate me. Probably because I work with college students who don’t always have access to a kitchen. This is an adaption to a recipe I had found. I am not a huge fan of using a microwave on a regular basis, but sometimes it is all people have. The microwave make this quick…