How to Make DIY Lotion Bars

Do you ever feel like you’re always on the go? With three kids, I feel like we are constantly driving to/from school, afterschool activities, family-fun outings, or just on the road to visit friends and family. With all that travel, you bet I need something to keep my skin (as well as my kids’ skin) moisturized because it gets so dry here in California ....more

DIY Fabric Freshener Spray (Homemade Febreeze)

Okay, okay I’m so guilty. I used to use store-bought...more

10 Uses for Lemon Essential Oil

Lemon essential oil is a must-have for the home. It’s great for cleaning nearly every surface of the home, purifying the air and has a fantastic refreshing scent. I often just uncap the bottle and smell the invigorating aroma ....more

30 Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes

What memory does the smell of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies evoke? Or how about freshly cut grass? When you smell a scent, it hits the limbic system of your brain – which controls your memories and emotions ....more

NingXia Red Gummy Fruit Snacks

My kids love my homemade gelatin fruit snacks. Like REALLY love them. They ask for them all the time ....more

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

When it’s a cold day, I crave soup. I especially crave this Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup. It’s so delicious, yet comforting on a cold day ....more

Paleo Ginger Beef Stir Fry + Ditch the Wheat Cookbook GIVEAWAY

After ditching the wheat, I admit there’s one thing I really miss… Chinese food....more

Are Fevers Good or Bad? The Answer Will Surprise You

A low fever can actually benefit a sick child, and researchers have attributed parental tendencies to over-treat by “fever phobia”– a fear that fever is harmful –which they say originated after the introduction of anti-fever drugs like Tylenol (check out...more

Cobb Salad with Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing (Just 5 Ingredients)

I love a hearty salad, especially Cobb Salad. It’s usually one of my favorites to order at restaurants. Who else doesn’t want bacon in their salad, right? ...more

VIDEO TUTORIAL: How to Support Emotions with Essential Oils

Feeling sad, overwhelmed, fearful, doubtful, or just plain moody? Find out how essential oils can help you to manage your moods and emotions....more