Loving Your Family Well in the Midst of Busy Seasons {At The Humbled Homemaker}

    Today, I am writing at The Humbled Homemaker. Here is an excerpt: Life is busy. Different seasons in your life bring different dynamics that you have to learn to manage. At this point in our lives, our children are going into their teen years. It is still very busy and they … [Continue reading]

Get Ready for Garden Season with Miracle-Gro Groables

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Gardening season is here! It is really hard to believe after the crazy winter that we have had and is still going on in some places. It is time (past time) to prepare the soil and get … [Continue reading]

How to Encourage Others at a Convention

How to Encourage Others at a Convention

'Tis the season for homeschool conventions. You can read all about what to bring to a convention, what to do, what not to do, how to survive a … [Continue reading]

Surprised by Motherhood

Lisa-Jo Baker

Motherhood....so many emotions and words can be spoken on this topic.  I have felt so many. Being told we would never have children stands out as … [Continue reading]

Grapefruit Essential Oil Uses

grapefruit essential oil uses

  https://vimeo.com/90498023   Every so often, we let everyone have a peek inside our Oil of the Month club!  On this last day of … [Continue reading]

Birthday Bash PLUS a GIVEAWAY!

I am celebrating my birthday by giving  Young Living Essential Oils

I have a birthday coming up, so I am having a party and giving gifts!! We love to celebrate in our family so I am extending this to our amazing … [Continue reading]

My Favorite Essential Oil Resources

Essential Chefs

Photo Credit: FreeDigitalPhotos.net, Rakratchada Torsap  Essential oils are wonderful for your health and home. Many people purchase a premium … [Continue reading]

Raising a Young Entrepreneur


I received this product for free and I was compensated for my time. All opinions are honest and my own. I was not required to post a positive … [Continue reading]

How to Make Detox Bath Salts

How to Make Detox Bath Salts

Hot baths...very relaxing after a long day. Nothing is more relaxing than a hot bath, except maybe a detox bath that is relaxing you while helping … [Continue reading]

Allergies Have You Down?

Learn how to use essential oils to fight allergies

It is that time of year again...I am already hearing about people suffering from allergies. No fun!!! Did you know that there are simple, natural … [Continue reading]

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