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Homemade Body Wash

I have been making my own body wash for about a year now. Completely homemade and I couldn't be happier with the result. My husband also uses it and loves it too! Previously I had been using Kiss My Face olive oil soap. It's really nice and pure and  worked for awhile but after I… Continue reading Homemade Body Wash

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Homemade Foaming Hand Soap

When my son was potty training he HAD to have "foamy" soap. And I was so desperate to get him potty trained that I was willing to give him anything.  It wasn't long before I figured out that foaming hand soap is expensive, runs out quickly and produces a lot of waste with all those bottles… Continue reading Homemade Foaming Hand Soap

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Homemade Cold Remedies

I battled the WORST cold I have had in a long time the past few weeks.  It lasted a good two weeks before I was feeling better and even today almost another week later I still have some lingering affects (effects?  I can never get those straight...). During that period I tried several different homemade… Continue reading Homemade Cold Remedies

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Craft Drawer Organization

In my last post I mentioned organization and how I'd like more of it.  There's one organization project I did complete over the holidays and I am pretty proud of the result.  It's the "craft" drawer, aka the "drawer where you cram a whole bunch of crap". Right off our kitchen we have a set… Continue reading Craft Drawer Organization

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How I Cloth Diaper As a Working Mom

My son is almost 7 months old and has been cloth diapered since he was a month old.  My husband and I both work full-time jobs so our son goes to daycare 5 days a week.  I used to think cloth diapering was only for stay-at-home moms.  But it's not.  Cloth diapering is actually very easy and… Continue reading How I Cloth Diaper As a Working Mom

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Uses for Recalled Cribs

Hey there! It's been a month since I last blogged.  Jack is now 6 weeks old!  I can't believe how fast the time has gone. One of my Facebook friends posted a link yesterday that I wanted to share: 30 Fabulous Reuses & Repurposes for Old or Recalled Cribs at Consignment Mommies A few months ago… Continue reading Uses for Recalled Cribs

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Christmas in April

Something very special arrived in the mail last Friday: That's right...a Vitamix!!!!! I have wanted a Vitamix for over a year now.  I have debated and debated about whether or not to order one because they are very expensive.  I don't have a blender, only a Magic Bullet and a food processor.  I do love the… Continue reading Christmas in April