Archives for October 2017

Mermaid Hair

If you want your hair to grow longer and faster this mermaid hair recipe is key. After Vivien was born I started to notice some hair thinning and receding hairline stuff going on, which is a pretty normal postpartum thing but I was NOT happy about it. My hair was falling out like crazy and I had no idea how to make it stop. I used these oils in my dry shampoo recipe I talked about HERE and it ... Read the Post

My Favorite Oils Outside of the Starter Kit

So you bought your kit and you love it.. but now you are wanting to try some oils outside the kit and don't quite know where to start?  These 9 oils are my favorite must have oils  outside of the starter kit! We use a lot of these oils daily and they are good for so many different things. Cedarwood// Has a woodsy scent. Is great for sleep when added to lavender or orange. It can ... Read the Post

Painting Pumpkins

  We painted pumpkins this weekend, it was fun and super messy! Not only did we paint pumpkins but Vivien also painted her legs, feet toes and face. She also cried half of the time so theres that.. Painting with a toddler can be quite the adventure.I think I'm going to tackle pumpkin carving later this week. It might be fun to let her pull out all of the slimy pumpkin seeds or it might ... Read the Post

Spooky Jams

Festive jammies are one of my favorite things! It was the thing I was most excited for when Vivien was born. She missed Christmas by 2 days but we were prepared just in case! Halloween is in 2 weeks so if you haven't gotten your little babe some spooky jams, now is the time. I've rounded up my favorites and the best part is, most of these are on sale!   1.//2.//3.//4.//5.//6.// ... Read the Post

Getting Started with Oil DIYS

10 ml glass rollers | 10 ml glass rollers bulk | wool dryer balls | unrefined shea butter sweet almond oil | 2 oz glass spray bottles | 16 oz glass spray bottles| fractioned coconut oil   emulsifying wax | rosehip oil | labels These are some of my FAVORITE things to buy online when it comes to making DIY ... Read the Post

Pumpkin Patch Adventures + Colds

We went to the pumpkin patch and it was the things dreams are made of. Now that Vivien is old enough to understand fall activities, it is so fun! My fall loving heart is so happy that she likes running through the field of pumpkins while eating a carmel apple! She didn’t actually do these things at the same time but she might as well have, thats how happy it makes me haha.. I might have a ... Read the Post

Tangerine + Mint Sugar Scrub

I’ve been wanting to try a sugar scrub recipe for a while and I’m so glad I finally did. It was so easy! Plus it smells amazing!!   INGREDIENTS 1/2 C Coconut oil 1 C sugar zest of 1 orange 25 drops Tangerine Essential oil 10 drops peppermint essential oil Mix the cocounut oil and sugar together in a small bowl until its smooth. Add in the orange zest, tangerine and peppermint oils ... Read the Post

Dry Shampoo

I will be the first to admit I don’t wash my hair as often as I should..because who has time to shower everyday? Not me.  << insert dry shampoo here! Dry shampoo has been a complete life saver for me. This is the best dry shampoo I have ever tried and the best part is, I made it myself! Even better, I had all of the ingredients at home so I didn’t have to spend a dime! It is infused ... Read the Post


Being a mom is the most difficult job I've ever had. Whether you’re a stay at home mom, you work from home or you go to work every day. It’s difficult. Don’t get me wrong, motherhood is the most rewarding job I have ever had in my life. It’s the best thing I’ve ever done and has made me a better person in so many ways. But man, it’s hard. The constant worrying that you are doing things “the right ... Read the Post