The BEST Homemade Firming Eye Cream Ingredients: cup organic coconut oil 6-8 vitamin E capsules Frankincense Essential Oil Rose Essential Oil Directions: Using a small microwavable bowl add in cup coconut oil and heat in intervals of 15-20 seconds until completely melted Poke holes into your Vitamin E capsules and squeeze … [Read more...]

This has to be one of the best teacher gift ideas I've seen in awhile! Here's a recipe from a friend for making a VERY easy DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub. I've included photos on the process and a printable for cute labels. ADORABLE! Use your favorite Essential Oil company for the Peppermint Essential Oils portion! DIY Peppermint Sugar … [Read more...]

So I'm proud of myself for today's post because I got all crafty & actually made something pretty cool that ISN'T a contender for a PinterestFAIL board! In fact, I kind of love today's post!  It's a follow up from my post in June about Kids Creating a Brighter Future as a part of Unilever's Project Sunlight.  Inspired by the kids who are … [Read more...]

Today's Pinspiration was definitely something that inspired me but ended up in a big ol' Pinterest fail.  If you've clicked over thinking you're going to see some cool DIY headbands, they are NOT done my me as you'll see my epic failure on today's post. I was going to try and do something else last minute and then I thought, hey, might as well … [Read more...]

I'm the Homeroom Mom for my son's 4th grade class.  Last week, we went and did some Valentine's Day bag decorations.  I had a ton of leftover stickers and ribbons. Then I saw this Pin on Pinterest.  It links to a Babble article that has 10 Crafts "for Toddlers," but I was particularly interested in this Accordion Folded Spring Flower Collage on … [Read more...]

Is it cheating on this week's Pinspiration series if my own pin inspired me? If so, you can call me a big 'ol cheater this week but technically this works because I remembered an old post I had that I wanted to share and pin last week.   It was this Make Your Own Playdough recipe from 2011 - I pinned it and it had me jonesing to try it again and to … [Read more...]

On a recent vacation, the resort we were staying at offered this cool mini-science session for kids in their clubhouse. It was the easiest little DIY home science project that's safe and fun for kids and I quickly snapped some photos and took notes because I knew it was one I had to share with you guys. Expanding Balloons: DIY Craft for … [Read more...]