Essential Oils

Essential Oil Usage and Safety FAQs

Since I have so many friends and family that use Essential Oils, I thought it would be a good idea to share some usage tips and oily FAQs with the world !  Fortunately I have a great "oily mentor", my team leader, Sheri, over at Oily Organic Mama that has schooled me in all these tips… Continue reading Essential Oil Usage and Safety FAQs

Chickens · Handmade · Homestead

Egg Apron

Someone posted an "egg apron" on my timeline on Facebook and just a couple weeks later, this arrived at my door !  Our daughter, Melinda, ordered it for me from Blanket Me Baby in Asheville, NC. We will also be getting one soon from another one of our four daughters, Ashley at The Crocheted Dreamer, very… Continue reading Egg Apron

Essential Oil - Recipes · Essential Oils · Health and Wellness · Recipes

Fizzy Refreshment!

I have to give it to Hubby this time! This was his idea...club soda with Grapefruit Essential Oil - what a treat! Amazingly I have never had club soda and this was just what I need to help support my weight management journey! I quit drinking diet soda a long time ago but I have… Continue reading Fizzy Refreshment!

DIY · Homestead · Recipes

I went to a Kombucha Class!

As we get deeper into our health and wellness journey, we are finding more ways to incorporate new things into our bodies! Kombucha is known for its health benefits, mainly for digestive support, but it has many different health benefits. I spent the afternoon with two of my friends, both of whom embrace the wellness… Continue reading I went to a Kombucha Class!

Chickens · Homestead

Our chickens love their dust baths !

Chickens take "dust baths" to keep themselves free of  mites naturally.  These baths also keep the chicken fresh by washing off any "debris".  They LOVE to get as much dirt and sand as they can all over their feathers and deep down to the base of their feathers! Dust baths, or some call them sand baths,… Continue reading Our chickens love their dust baths !

Chickens · DIY · Homestead

Our Outside Chandelier! (Updated!)

I finally got to start on our outside "nightlight"! My good friend Katrina gave me this old chandelier so I am re-purposing it for our backyard at the homestead. I am still in the process of getting it finished, but I am so excited about it that I had to share the progress so far!… Continue reading Our Outside Chandelier! (Updated!)