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Budget Meal Plan Week Two

Healthy Food & Recipes, Healthy Meal Planning
Budget Meal Plan Week Two

Time for another installment of a budget meal plan. I laid out all the details in week one so if you missed it, check it out HERE. I use Pinterest to find a lot of my recipes. (Check out my healthy recipe Pinterest page HERE.) I plan on sharing a completely detailed recipe planning post very soon so stay tuned. For now though, feel free to ask me any questions you have. Budget Meal Plan Week Two Total Spent: $94.93…

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Last Minute Handmade Holiday Gifts

General, Safe makeup and skin care
Handmade Holiday Gifts

I don’t know about you but rushing around doing last minute holiday shopping is no fun. That’s why I love to whip up cute handmade holiday gifts for my friends and family. Every woman loves a little pampering and I am certain the ones on your holiday shopping list will appreciate these handmade gifts. The onset of winter can really dry out your skin. Sugar scrubs are a great addition to your shower routine. They work well to exfoliate the dead…

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Beautycounter: My Review

Safe makeup and skin care
green beauty brand review

Did you know that the United States has not passed a major federal law to regulate the safety of ingredients used in personal care products since 1983? That is alarming to me and hopefully for you as well. This is one of the things Beautycounter is working to change by advocating for cosmetic reform. They are a company which is dedicated to educating consumers to the dangers of toxic chemical exposure through skincare and cosmetic products. Not only do they…

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DIY Shea Butter Solid Lotion Sticks

Parenting, Safe makeup and skin care
Shea Butter Solid Lotion

Have you taken a close look at the ingredients list in your body products? How many can you actually identify? As I begin my journey to a healthier and less toxic consumer, I decided to do just that. And, quite frankly, what I found bothered me. Our so-called healing ointments and lotions have ingredients in them that can cause irritation?? What?? That doesn’t sound right! Not to mention artificial fragrances that can cause asthma and allergies. No thank you! I knew I…

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