Life Hacks: Common Household Items Do Double-Duty

Life Hacks: Common Household Items Do Double-Duty

I love to re-purpose household items. I get a real kick out of finding ways to use items we normally throw out. It’s like they get a second chance at being useful. But it’s also fun to be able to use common items for multiple purposes. Here are a few of my...
DIY: Handy Home Remedies

DIY: Handy Home Remedies

Is Life a Little Too Stressful at the Moment? Once a week, set aside 20 minutes to sit in a hot bath containing a handful of Epsom salts, 10 drops of lavender essential oil, and a half-cup of baking soda. This combination draws out toxins, balances your pH levels, and...
Life Hacks: Cleaning Chores Made Easy

Life Hacks: Cleaning Chores Made Easy

Self–Reliance and house cleaning may seem an odd combination. But what it means for me is being able to keep my home clean and relatively germ free without relying on those brand name commercial household cleaners out there. You know the ones—they are mostly harsh...