Essential Oils Recipe – DIY Sugar Scrub

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Essential Oils Recipe DIY Sugar Scrub

DIY Sugar Scrub with Essential Oils Recipe This essential oils recipe for a skin smoothing sugar scrub is so simple and easy, you won’t believe it!  Don’t keep it to yourself.  Mix up a big batch for the holidays and give it as gifts.  The ladies in your life will LOVE it.  Moisturize and exfoliate [Keep Reading]

Essential Oils Recipe – DIY Oatmeal Bath Salts

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Essential Oils Recipe DIY Oatmeal Bath Salts

DIY Oatmeal Bath Salts with Essential Oils Recipe This essential oils recipe for DIY oatmeal bath salts is great for soothing dry and/or itchy skin.  If you have sensitive skin, or have a child with sensitive skin, I highly recommend these wonderful oatmeal bath salts.  You have probably heard of using an oatmeal bath for [Keep Reading]

Essential Oil Recipe – DIY: Wood Furniture and Floor Polish

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Essential Oil Recipe DIY Wood Furniture and Floor Polish

Don’t Let the Seasons Wreak Havoc on Wooden Surfaces in Your Home Seasons change and our homes take a beating.  Hair, skin, lips and even eyes can pay a price with the differences of each season.  Those issues can be helped with proper hydration and some simple skin care on a day to day basis.  Something [Keep Reading]

15 Ways to Use Essential Oils with Peroxide

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Natural Tips for a Healthier Home Using products like peroxide and essential oils means that you can clean and maintain your home naturally.  You can also implement these natural products into your health and beauty routine for a healthier you.  I have put together this list of tips over the past couple of years.  I [Keep Reading]

Get Ready to Boogie with VeggieTales Celery Night Fever Contest

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This post is brought to you by FamilyChristian.com When my kids were smaller, they LOVED VeggieTales.  We watched them over and over…and over…and…over!  Truth be told, we all still LOVE VeggieTales.  So I was super excited to find out about the VeggieTales Celery Night Fever contest that goes along with the premier of the BRAND [Keep Reading]

10 Tips for a Better #Homeschool Classroom

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Something I have learned in the three  years that we have been homeschooling is that, while you CAN teach just about anywhere – you shouldn’t.  Yes, homeschool comes with many freedoms and we can take more liberty than public, or private, schools when it comes to where and how we teach.  I am a firm [Keep Reading]

Homeschool in America – How Do Homeschoolers Measure Up? Infographic

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Homeschooling in America – How We Measure Up Check out the infographic below for statistics on homeschooling in America.  You can’t believe everything you hear about homeschool.  It does offer a lot of freedom but also requires a good deal of discipline.  We work hard to make sure that our kids DO measure up to [Keep Reading]

Saving Money – Five Tips for Balancing Month-to-Month Finances

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Saving Money in the Real World We all want to have money for our retirement.  If you have kids, you want to save and be able to pay for their college education.  If you have more than one child, this can be a big issue.  With the failing economy, loss of jobs, illness and other [Keep Reading]

Zaycon Foods – Fresh Chicken Review + Recipe

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Fresh Chicken from Zaycon Foods Zaycon Foods is known for their fresh chicken.  It’s no wonder why!  I was skeptical at first.  But it was love at first bite!  

BBQ Chicken Pizza – California Pizza Kitchen Copy Cat Recipe #CPK

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California Pizza Kitchen BBQ Chicken Pizza Copy Cat Recipe Pizza is a favorite among most kids, but as an adult, I can only take so much cheese and pepperoni.  I like to liven it up a bit and have a change.  I want a more “grown up” pizza sometimes.  I like a mixture of flavors [Keep Reading]