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Home Essentials: Green Cleaning with Lemon Essential Oil

Green Cleaning with Lemon Essentail Oil

Hi friends! It’s been a while since I wrote a post about essential oils, so I wanted to pop in and tell you about one I use every single day: lemon essential oil.  The cleansing, purifying, and invigorating properties of lemon oil truly make it “essential” in our home!   As I’ve told you before, one of […] Read more…

Go Green with Beautiful Items for the Garden (all from Target)

Earth Day Gifts for the gardener

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.”  Today is Earth Day, which has me thinking about all things green–especially my garden. Not only does planting your own garden benefit the Earth, it can provide tasty produce, improve your health, save you some money, and even boost your mood. To me, there’s nothing more relaxing than getting my hands down in the […] Read more…

Beauty Favorites

Beauty Favorites I Wouldn't Want to Live Without

Even though I’m a pretty low-maintenance girl, one of my favorite things to do is try out new beauty products. I’m constantly on the lookout for the perfect anti-aging cream or lipstick shade. But I’ve found a handful of items that I reach for again and again. Here, a few of those beauty favorites I wouldn’t want to live without: Beauty Favorites […] Read more…

Links I’m Loving Lately

Links I Love

Hi, friends, just popping in today to share a short list of links I’m loving lately. I hope you’ll  love them, too! A great guide to Charleston SC on Gal Meets Glam Five fashion rules that apply to interior design on Studio McGee Beautiful spring entertaining ideas with fresh flowers from Randi Garrett Design Spring cleaning tips […] Read more…

How to sell your clothes on ebay and make some extra cash

How to sell your clothes on ebay and make some extra cash

Lately I’ve been in a decluttering mode, cleaning out closets and drawers and listing things for sale on ebay.  And I have to say, I’m having a lot of fun!  Not only do I get the satisfaction of having a more streamlined closet, I’m making quite a bit of extra money along the way! Normally, when […] Read more…

Spring Home Inspiration: Decorating with Navy Blue

Spring Home Inspiration: Decorating with Navy Blue

Hi friends, I hope you’re having a wonderful spring so far!  We’ve had a little bit of everything this spring–warm sunny days in the 70s followed by snow the very next day!  At least we know summer is on its way! If you follow me on Instagram and Pinterest you’ve probably notice that I’ve been adding more and […] Read more…

Simple, Fresh and Pretty Springtime and Easter Table Setting Ideas

Simple, Fresh and Pretty Springtime and Easter Table Setting Ideas

Are you hosting Easter dinner or brunch this year?  Easter is one of my favorite occasions to host–mainly because it’s so fun to set an Easter table.  To keep things simple and stress-free, I like to set the table at least a few days in advance. There’s really no reason why setting a holiday table should be expensive or […] Read more…

Hello Spring! A Free Printable for You

Hello Spring Free Printable

Hello, lovely friends!  I’m beside myself with excitement about the arrival of spring on Monday (it’s been a long winter!), so I wanted to pop in to wish you a happy spring and share my new “hello spring” printable with you! Simply click here to download the 8 x 10 hello spring printable.  You can then print […] Read more…

13 Beautiful Essential Oil Blends for Your Diffuser

When I first started diffusing essential oils, I added one oil at a time to my diffuser. (Typically lavender, peppermint, or lemon.)  While that was nice, after a while it got a little boring, so I became a bit more adventurous, experimenting with different essential oil blends to create entirely new aromatic experiences. It’s kind of like science class–I get to have fun mixing […] Read more…

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