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...]

Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe

Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe With these basic ingredients, you can create an Easy Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe. Start with these basics and then customize to complement your salad ingredients. Below is your Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe. Enjoy! Hope you enjoy this Easy Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe! <a … [Read more...]

Homemade Organic Vegetable Wash

Make sure your produce is pesticide free with these alternatives to expensive vegetable wash. Homemade Organic Vegetable Wash is so much cheaper and better for you in my opinion.  Did You Know: You should wash the outsides of melons before cutting through them? If you don’t, the knife will drag the pesticides/dirt/bacteria from the outside rind into the melon as you cut. Here is what you will need to make your own Homemade Organic Vegetable … [Read more...]

Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix Recipe

Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix Recipe This recipe only takes a couple minutes to put together and costs less than buying pre-packaged taco seasoning. It also has less salt and no artificial additives or preservatives. I like to know what I feeding my family and a lot of times I can't even read the ingredients listed on the store bought packages. After you make this, you can store it in an airtight container for up to 6 months. I keep mine in the … [Read more...]

Healthy Cooking Tips: Kitchen Seasonings

Healthy Cooking Tips with your Kitchen Seasonings Learn how you can spice up your meals and give them lots of great flavor without all the added calories. Be sure to check out our homemade taco seasoning mix recipe that is delicious and so much better than the store bought packages of taco seasoning. Kitchen Seasonings: Herbs, spices and other seasonings are a natural and healthy way to add a lot of flavor to your recipes without adding a … [Read more...]

Want A Better Waistline For Summer? #FITTEADETOX

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Markerly and FitTea, all opinions and words are my own. Now that Christmas, New Years, Valentines Day and Easter are behind us, I'm looking to Detox my body and shed some pounds. My family and I are heading to Bahrain this summer and I want to look in tip top shape! Normally during the week I exercise and try to eat healthy, but that's not always the case. My weight has been fluctuating back and forth … [Read more...]

How to: Easy Smokey Eye Tutorial

Hope you enjoy our How to: Easy Smokey Eye Tutorial My daughter loves makeup and doing video tutorials so I thought I would let her do a How to: Easy Smokey Eye Tutorial on me! We used products that I already had on hand to create the Smokey Eye look. I've always thought that it was complicated but a creating a smokey eye can be pretty simple! All you need to remember to do is blend, blend and then blend some more! We used the Naked 2 Palette … [Read more...]

Getting a Health Assessment before starting a Fitness Program with Walgreens Healthcare Clinic Louisville

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This content has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its client. All health related suggestions and opinions expressed in this post are all my own. #HealthcareClinic #CollectiveBias   After reaching the age of “gulp” 40, I’ve come to terms with the fact that I’m not getting any younger and that as time goes on, it will only … [Read more...]

How to Make Buttercream Frosting and Techniques

Would like to learn How to Make Buttercream Frosting and how to make a smooth or textured buttercream finish? If you're a brand-new baker, you will learn how to cut, level, fill and crumbcoat your layers like a professional, then add simple fondant and piped accents. What You'll Learn in Modern Buttercream Make Swiss buttercream with confidence in any climate Cut, level and fill cake layers, then apply a flawless crumb coat Create a … [Read more...]

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries Recipe

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries Recipe How would you like to surprise your kids with this delicious treat!!! This would make a great Valentines Day treat for your kids and even the teachers! {if you are allowed to bring in homemade treats!} During Valentine’s Day, it is very common to give chocolates or sweet, heart shaped cookies or candies to your loved ones. And instead of buying one from a store, making your own chocolate, cookies, or … [Read more...]

FREE Disney Cruise Line Vacation Planning DVD

FREE Disney Cruise Line Vacation Planning DVD Don't miss out on a great chance to take your family on the perfect vacation this year!  Grab this FREE Disney Cruise Line Vacation Planning DVD!  Great tips on how to plan for your trip and best off all - all the best deals on your vacation! Get your FREE Disney Cruise Line Vacation Planning DVD today! … [Read more...]

25 Smoothie Recipes

25 Smoothie Recipes Now that the NEW YEAR is here, everyone is trying to get in shape! Here are 25 Smoothie Recipes that you can make at home that are delicious, healthy and inexpensive!! Make sure to check out our recipes section for more great stuff!! I like to drink most of these for breakfast, lunch or both!   I like to use this protein powder with my smoothies, because it doesn't change the taste. I don't like most protein powders … [Read more...]

Simple Food Swaps for a Healthier Thanksgiving

Want to be able to enjoy Thanksgiving this year without being in a food coma or having a bloated belly?  If you make an effort to eat well everyday, you don't have to throw your healthy habits out the window on Thanksgiving. Instead, clean up your favorite holiday meals with these healthy Thanksgiving swaps. We're not saying go full-on tofurkey...yuck!, but by choosing better-for-you ingredients, you can make the holiday healthier for you and … [Read more...]

FREE Alaskan Travel Guide

FREE Alaskan Travel Guide Ever dream of going to Alaska? Grab this FREE Alaskan Travel Guide today!  Not only does it have all the best and latest tips on attractions and tourist stops to go see, but you have a wealth of information included on how to save a ton of money on your travels in the process.  Alaska is such a beautiful state and is totally within your means to visit. Grab your FREE Alaskan Travel Guide Today!   … [Read more...]

Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups Recipe

Are you looking for fun healthy recipes for kids that are easy?? I've been looking all over the internet for healthy snack recipes for kids and came across this homemade fruit roll-ups recipe that turned out to be easy and inexpensive! I honestly cannot believe how easy it was to make! If you like this recipe, make sure to check back for more easy healthy recipes. You can use just about any fruit or fruit combination that you can think of. My … [Read more...]

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Attractions

Disclosure: I received a trip to Pigeon Forge TN and Tickets to several attractions from Titanic Museum and as part of US Family Guide Bloggers in order to facilitate this review, however all opinions in this review are mine and mine alone and are not influenced by any outside source. We are back from our trip to Pigeon Forge Tennessee! What an amazing time our family had and we cannot wait to see this beautiful place at Christmas! Our … [Read more...]

Pigeon Forge Music Road Hotel

We got the pleasure to take a vacation to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee for a family getaway and will be staying at the Pigeon Forge Music Road Hotel. … [Read more...]