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, 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, 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)

ENVIRONMENT, Simple Switches

Making Hand-Soap

This goes on my list Simple Switches. There are benefits to making your own soap. I could take it a step further and make my own bars if I want to get even more environmentally friendly but at this time this is what I am willing to do. For years I have been purchasing large… Continue reading Making Hand-Soap