ESSENTIAL OILS, Lemon Essential Oil, Simple Switches, Zero waste

I Love Lemon

I love lemon. That's all there is to it. For as long as I remember it has been my weakness. If there is lemon, in it I will come...probably. Lemon in food has always been an exciting thing with tons of possibilities. Desserts are well known for their ability to make people salivate. The list… Continue reading I Love Lemon

ENVIRONMENT, Simple Switches

Liquid Handsoap #2!

I wanted to try a non-foaming liquid soap this time using the same basic ingredients as the one I have been using - Castile soap, water, olive oil and essential oils.  I got a great pump attachment for a mason jar that's been waiting to be put to good use.  I got it at Masonauve,… Continue reading Liquid Handsoap #2!

ENVIRONMENT, Zero waste

My Evolving Curbside Pile

My house needs breathing room. Cleaning out the clutter is priority these days and although I have known it for quite some time I have managed to put blinders up and ignore it's importance. Everywhere I turn now it is mentioned lately. People are jumping on the bandwagon. Between books, articles, podcasts, etc. I can't… Continue reading My Evolving Curbside Pile

ENVIRONMENT, Simple Switches

Ordinary Days

The small changes that we do in our daily lives will eventually add up to make a significant difference. Every time we make a choice to leave our reusable bags at home instead of putting them to good use at the grocery store it makes an impact. Sometimes I forget and get to the counter… Continue reading Ordinary Days

ENVIRONMENT, ESSENTIAL OILS

Revamping My Cleaning Regime

So many cleaning products have passed through my door. Many have made me wonder why on earth someone thought it would be a good idea. Results never work out the way I wanted them too. Either it fell short of my cleaning expectation or some other physical side effect such as a sore throat or… Continue reading Revamping My Cleaning Regime

ENVIRONMENT, Simple Switches

Litterless Lunchbox – (yogurt)

One less item in my daughters lunch box that goes to the recycling bin. Lately I have stopped purchasing those individual yogurt containers and fill a small one up for her to bring to school. This simple switch was easier than I thought! She had no qualms about not having the cute flashy packaging, I… Continue reading Litterless Lunchbox – (yogurt)