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Hairspray Recipe

Hairspray is essential to my regular beauty routine. While I may only use it a few times a week, it is still one thing that I do not care to live without. Because without hairspray, my messy mom bun ends up looking a little too messy. Beauty products tend to be the area I struggle […]

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Easy Homemade Ketchup Recipe

Zerowaste homemade natural ketchup recipe

Everyone loved this Easy Homemade Ketchup recipe…. And by everyone I mean my husband and toddler. Last week while planning our families meals, my husband said that he had a hankering for some classic American burgers. To which I replied, “Oh, I have a great black bean burger recipe that I’ve been dying to try again!” […]

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Zero-Waste Holiday Meal Prep

zero waste thanksgiving Christmas holiday meal prep

It’s that time of year when we start diligently planning our Holiday celebrations… Or, at least planning to start planning them by creating a holiday Pinterest board… Holiday meal prep can be terrifying, exhausting, and a little bit exhilarating all at the same time. While just about every mom spends the time leading up to […]

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Thrifty Halloween Costumes to DIY This Year

It’s official. Halloween is right around the corner. This festive Fall holiday is absolutely one of my favorites, despite the fact that it has evolved into a very wasteful event (I’m talking about you, candy wrappers). Now, when it comes to picking out Halloween costumes, there is no shortage of polyester, nylon, and plastic options available. […]

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Tea Latte Recipes | Chai | Matcha | Lavender | Rose

Milk Tea Latte Recipes | Chai | Matcha | Lavender | Rose I think that we can agree that hot beverages are having a moment. Ummm, hello October! Foamy creamy, and heavy on the warm, cozy, and comforting, there are few things better than a hot steamy tea latte. Or, if you are a coffee […]

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Starbucks Fall Coffee Drink Recipes | At home

Starbucks fall coffee recipes

Starbucks Fall Coffee Drink recipes | At home International Coffee Day is September 29th and many of our favorite coffee houses will be serving up some delicious treats to celebrate. I love coffee (and tea) as much as the next mom but what I don’t love is the waste that disposable coffee cups produce. Did you […]

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All-Natural Remineralizing Spirulina Toothpaste

                  All-Natural Remineralizing Spirulina Toothpaste The first time I thought about whipping up my own toothpaste was one afternoon while searching for a healthier and natural alternative. After a frustrating series of searches, running from store to store, and comparing products on Amazon, I was not able […]

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Medicinal & Magical Herbs // Remedies & Energies

Natural herb remedies

Easy Natural Remedies & Impressive Benefits Of 5 Common Herbs Herbs and their properties have been utilized to flavor food, to heal, and to transform environments for centuries. Walking through a lavender field at twilight, one could see how easily the herb tickles the senses. With its intoxicating aroma and its delicate beauty, it is […]

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Summer Activities for Kids of All Ages

Summer Activities for kids

Summer Bucket List Activities for Busy Kids   It’s officially Summer and the time of year for fun activities, adventure, and air conditioning. A short while back I was inspired by a Summer Bucket List post on the blog, A Dash of Mum. So, this past week my toddling boy and I headed outside to celebrate the […]

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Amazing Green Superfood Popsicle // Recipe

Healthy Natural Green Superfood Popsicles Recipe

A Protein Packed Frozen Summer Popsicle Ever since we moved to the desert I have become a connoisseur of frozen summer treats; especially popsicles. The downside is that most pre-made popsicles are made with some pretty yucky ingredients or far too much packaging for my taste. Thankfully, I’ve created an easy recipe for Green Superfood Popsicles. And, […]

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