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Lavender Bath Bombs

Mother’s Day is less than a week away but you still have time to make a homemade gift for the moms in your life.  These were really easy to make and bath bombs can be so expensive so it’s a win-win! What you need: 1 cup baking soda 1/2 cup citric acid Lavender essential oil Tea Tree essential oil Witch Hazel Dried Lavender buds Mini Cupcake tin or small molds Makes: 12 Small…

DIY Coconut Coffee Scrub

During the winter months my skin gets so dry – I  even get a few small patches of eczema.  This winter I was tired of using steroid creams so I tried my hand at making my own scrub.  It actually worked wonders and I even cancelled my appointment to renew my steroid cream prescription!  I keep the scrub in a little glass jar in the shower and use once or twice…

Easy ‘Dos for a Day Date

Spring is a little late this year but it’s finally looking like we can start spending some time outdoors.  I’m looking forward to going on some hikes once things start to get a little more green out there! One of our favorite places to go on a “day date” is Ramapo Reservation.  The hubby and I usually pack the dog in the car, grab a Starbucks and then head to the…