Archive for May 27, 2016

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Slow Cooker Chicken Curry

I love a good slow cooker recipe. I especially love versatile ones where leftovers can be transformed into other meals. Now that summer is here, I try to avoid using my oven and stove so much. Often we make fresh salads and grill outside. Other times, I’m craving more of a comfort food, and this one is warm, hearty, yet full of fresh summer flavors like tomatoes and spinach.  The whole point of a slow cooker meal is to make...

DIY Natural Sunscreen Recipes

I was first introduced to homemade sunscreen shortly after having my first baby. Since I had a May baby, this all natural sunscreen was gifted to me by a friend. I tried is out and it worked wonderfully! DIY Natural sunscreen is all that I have used on my kids and myself since. Read on to learn why you should consider making and using a natural DIY sunscreen. Non-toxic Most sunscreens contain toxic chemicals that can cause hormone disruptions, skin...

DIY Cocoa Peppermint Whipped Body Butter

Whipped Body Butter is the first DIY body product I ever made and is still the one I make the most often. There are so many reasons I love this nourishing recipe. Before using homemade body butter, I had only ever used lotion. The first time I applied body butter to my skin, the results were soft and silky, with a healthy glow. I never went back to traditional lotions. Here are some of the reasons YOU should make your...