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4 Areas to Practice Lagom for Health and Wellness (It's the New Hygge)

4 Areas to Practice Lagom for Your Health and Wellness

If you were on the internet anytime during 2016 I’m betting you came across the phenomenon that is hygge. Hygge is a Danish word loosely defined as a warm, cozy atmosphere. However, it seems there may be a shift toward…

4 Natural DIY Air Fresheners for Your Home

4 DIY Air Fresheners for Your Home

Today I have a guest post for you from Barry, a writer from London who knows a thing or two about essential oils.   Who doesn’t like a fresh and calming smell lingering around their home? We all do, yet…

JORD Wood Watch DOVER

The Gift of Time with a JORD Wood Watch + Giveaway

Time is a significant part of relationships – how much time you spend together and what you do with that time. I find this to be particularly true as my love language is quality time. Brad and I have spent a…

20 DIY Natural Christmas Decorations

20 DIY Natural Christmas Decorations

Happy first of December! It is time to dive right into the holidays. Okay, I admit it – I have already been playing Christmas music and my house is already decorated. But now I can really jump in with…

5 Trustworthy Resources for DIY Natural Products

5 Trustworthy Resources for DIY Natural Products

You can find a website saying pretty much anything you want online. Especially in the natural health and wellness realms I come across a lot of nonsense and even some potentially unsafe suggestions. It’s hard to know who is reliable…

9 Ways to Cool Down Without Air Conditioning

9 Ways to Cool Down Without Air Conditioning

I have actually had a pretty disappointing summer this year with regard to the weather. The whole month of July was unseasonably cool and even now the forecast calls for rain almost daily. Whereas I’m used to the summer…

Homemade Lavender and Clove Infused Vinegar Fabric Softener Laundry DIY

Infused Vinegar Fabric Softener DIY

I know it’s much healthier to use laundry detergent that is unscented. Sometimes, though, with unscented detergent I find that really strong odors can still linger in the clothing after being washed. I have been using vinegar as a fabric…

Homemade Citrus Dishwasher Detergent Tabs DIY - Borax Free

Citrus Dishwasher Detergent Tabs DIY

Up until my move to a different apartment last month, I have lived my adult life without a dishwasher. My first two places didn’t have one, and my last apartment had a terrible one that wasn’t even worth using.…

Your Guide to Decoding Green Cleaner Labels

Your Guide to Decoding Green Cleaner Labels

Yesterday, June 8th, was World Oceans Day. The oceans hold about 97% of all the earth’s water, so it’s no surprise that the health of our oceans is so strongly connected to the health of our planet and us…

6 Benefits of Honey + 4 Ways to Help the Bees

6 Benefits of Honey + 4 Ways to Help the Bees

Honey promotes good health and is an incredible natural remedy for a variety of issues. Unfortunately, as I’m sure you’ve heard in recent years, the bees are disappearing, and it’s not a good situation. The USDA just announced that beekeepers…