Self-Care

Home Fragrance Using Essential Oils

Home Fragrance Using Essential Oils

After last week’s post about creating natural home fragrance using a crockpot, I got a number of questions about the use of essential oils in aromatherapy. In this post I will give you directions to make two very simple types of air fresheners using essential […]

Fresh and Natural Home Fragrance From a Slow Cooker

Fresh and Natural Home Fragrance From a Slow Cooker

I’ve always loved candles, not just for the ambience of a flickering flame in the dark, but also for the wonderful fragrance they can add to a room.  Lately, however, the scents more often seem to be “off” to me – that is, they seem […]

Dry January:  My 31-Day Alcohol-Free Experience

Dry January: My 31-Day Alcohol-Free Experience

I’m really pleased to introduce a guest writer for this post, Meaghan Roach. Meaghan works as a Research Scientist for Health Policy, and yes, she’s my daughter! Meaghan is an intrepid traveler, adventurous hiker, amazing baker, and rescue dog lover. Always up for a new […]

14 Best Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

14 Best Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Want to be more productive?  Get 5 FREE printable weekly and monthly planners HERE. Whether You are Single or Coupled and at Home or Out! I know some people really get excited about Valentine’s Day, with the hearts and flowers and chocolates and dinner at […]