Tips for Healthy Hair

Having nice looking and healthy hair is important to me. Now that summer is over, It's time to start getting my hair back in shape! Check out some of these Tips for Healthy Hair that I do weekly! Tips for Healthy Hair Homemade Oil Treatment: Don't buy expensive hair treatments, do an oil treatment on your hair using coconut oil! Works great!! Let it soak for 45 minutes, then wash your hair. Homemade Dry Shampoo: Use baby powder for a … [Read more...]

Paris Damask Party Ideas

  Paris Damask Party Ideas Your inspiration could be as simple as a little girl's birthday party or as complex as a wine tasting, but whichever the affair, setting your table with Paris chic elevates any party into a soiree. Set against a backdrop of classic black, playful polka dots and pretty pink details, the Paris Damask party theme from Birthday Express brings elegance and sophistication to the table, with a delightful European … [Read more...]

Coffee Scrub Recipe

I'm not a doctor, nor do I play one on the web, but I do believe that this Coffee Scrub Recipe has many benefits because I've seen them firsthand! Here are some of the benefits that I've read about or seen for myself! anti-inflammatory properties diminish the appearance of cellulite tighten and tone the look of your skin can be used as an exfoliant {I wouldn't use on your face} Using the Coffee Scrub is very simple. Just head to … [Read more...]

Customized Coasters ONLY $5 plus Shipping {Great Gift Idea!}

Customized Coasters ONLY $5 plus Shipping {Great Gift Idea!} Right now at York Photo you can get a set of 4 Custom Photo Coasters for $5 when you use coupon code PROTECTION at check out. Plus new members will get 40 FREE prints when you register with York Photo!  Shipping starts at $5.99. Here is what to do: Sign Up with York Photo. Click the orange "GO!" button to create your Custom Grocery Tote. Use coupon code PROTECTION during … [Read more...]

Chef Salad in a Jar Recipe

I just love the idea of being able to make and take mason jar salad recipes to work or make ahead of time. That way you are not tempted to eat out at work and you have a quick lunch waiting for you at home when you have been out and about shopping during the day! Did you know that you can make taco salad mason jars? Salad in a jar is fairly new to me, and I'm loving it! You might be wondering what a salad jar is because I did! It's basically just … [Read more...]

Homemade Sugar Scrub Exfoliator

Homemade Sugar Scrub Exfoliator     This Homemade Sugar Scrub Exfoliator is perfect to get your skin ready for the summer and get rid of dead skin cells. I love ginger and it acts as an anti-inflammatory. It helps to decrease redness and energize your skin. Who doesn't want tighter, more youthful skin? This homemade sugar scrub is perfect to give as a gift or keep for yourself! You can also change up the essential oils and use … [Read more...]

Homemade Bronzer/Contour Powder

Here is what you are going to need to make your own Homemade Bronzer/Contour Powder: Small Mixing Bowl An empty compact or small jar with a lid Small Mixing Bowl 1 tsp Cornstarch 1 tsp Cocoa Powder 1 Tbsp Ground Cinnamon 1 tsp Ground Nutmeg Directions: Mix everything together. If the powder is too light add more cocoa powder, and if you are looking for more of a sun-kiss glow try adding a little more cinnamon. If it's too dark for … [Read more...]

How to Make your Own Sunscreen: Homemade Sunscreen Recipe

Have you ever read the ingredients of most store bought sunscreens? I like to know what I'm putting on my skin and families skin! Making your own sunscreen is easy and cheaper than buying it in the store. The recipe I provided will last an entire year for my family. I usually divide it up after it's made and put them in mason jars and store them in the freezer until I need them. If you leave them at room temperature, they will last approximately … [Read more...]

Healthy Cooking Tips: Olive Oil

Make sure to check out all of our Healthy Cooking Tips including Homemade Salad Dressings and Kitchen Seasonings. You will learn how to make your own Homemade Taco Seasoning and also a delicious Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe!    Healthy cooking is easy. In many cases, your favorite recipes can be modified so they offer a healthier alternative. Get all the flavor with less fat and calories! Do you ever wonder which oils to cook … [Read more...]

Healthy Cooking Tips: Homemade Salad Dressings Recipe

Healthy Cooking Tips: Homemade Salad Dressings Recipe Want to lose weight but not flavor? Today you will learn how to make Homemade Salad Dressings Recipes! Learn how you can spice up your meals and give them lots of great flavor without all the added calories. Last week, I shared with you, Healthy Cooking Tips with your Kitchen Seasonings. Making homemade seasonings is cheaper and also better for you in my opinion. You can make your … [Read more...]