10 BBQ Basics You Can Make At Home
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10 BBQ Basics You Can Make At Home

Barbecue season is in full swing and I am loving it!  I love barbecuing, and having outdoor parties (check out my favorite decorations for outdoor parties here) but I’m not a huge fan of some of the ingredients that are in some of my favorite barbecue basics. I’m talking things like ketchup, pickles, hamburger buns…

Easy Homemade Popsicles You Can Make in 5 Minutes or Less
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Easy Homemade Popsicles You Can Make in 5 Minutes or Less

Ok, so I LOVE popsicles. They’re the perfect treat for any hot summer day and they satisfy my sweet tooth.   As a kid popsicles were a huge part of summer time. After hours of playing outside, we would go get a popsicle to help us cool down after a full day of summer fun….

9 Natural Cleaning Hacks That’ll Make You Look Like A Genius
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9 Natural Cleaning Hacks That’ll Make You Look Like A Genius

So I’m a little bit of a clean freak. I’ll admit it. It’s really important to me that things are clean!!! But I do not like using conventional cleaning products that are FULL of chemicals. Yikes! I am not a fan!!! Especially if you’ve got little kids around the house that could possibly get a…

15+ Fourth of July Activities for Kids You’ve Never Thought of
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15+ Fourth of July Activities for Kids You’ve Never Thought of

So the Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays! I love celebrating our country and I love all of the fun activities that happen leading up to the Fourth of July!   Sometimes it can be a little bit overwhelming to figure out what to do with your kids on holidays. When I…

Fermenting Vegetables Demystified: The Basics of Fermenting Vegetables
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Fermenting Vegetables Demystified: The Basics of Fermenting Vegetables

(This fermenting article is sponsored by Fermentools. They sent me their fermenting tools to test out for this post. Of course, I only promote products I trust and use myself, so rest assured the opinions I express are my honest opinions. Don’t fret over the whole sponsored post thing – you’ll have a much better experience…

5 (Realistic) Ways To Use Raw Organic Coconut Oil Around Your House Today (You’ll Love #3!)

5 (Realistic) Ways To Use Raw Organic Coconut Oil Around Your House Today (You’ll Love #3!)

You’ve probably been hearing the buzz about raw organic coconut oil a lot, and how it’s the new superfood.   But you might be wondering what the heck this creamy white stuff is, whether it’s a new fad, and how you can add it to your daily life (and do you even have the time)?…