Minimalism in the Kitchen

Minimalism is something that seeps into all aspects of my life. I’ve always tried to purge items from my bedroom on a regular basis since I was a teenager. The room I grew up in and spent almost 25 years in was tiny, I only had space for a dresser and double size bed. Too many…

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Mother’s Day DIY

It’s not quite last minute yet but it’s getting there! If you have no idea what to get your mom or are a little strapped for cash (or time!), I have a really easy and inexpensive DIY for you. It helps to have a steady hand and something to reference from. If you are looking…

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Easy Hydrating Avocado Face Mask

  I love natural face masks, I’ve become obsessed with them lately. I made my own exfoliant and use pineapple and papaya twice a week. I chose to make this one because I needed to hydrate my skin after sitting in the sun camping all weekend.     All you need is (less than) half…

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Homemade Oatmeal Exfoliant with Lavender and Green Tea

      Exfoliating once or twice a week is vital for healthy glowing skin. There are different types of exfoliants, mechanical and chemical. Mechanical exfoliants contain ingredients that physically scrub the skin to remove dead skin cells, chemical exfoliants are able to stimulate cell and collagen production. Oats also absorb and remove surface dirt and impurities,…

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DIY Herb Garden

Ok first of all let me admit to the fact that I’ve never owned a plant in my life. I’m not that person who has a bunch of green leafy things in my apartment window and I don’t buy flowers for myself, ever. I recently moved to the top floor of a huge house and…

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Hanging Plant Terrarium DIY

For a long time I’ve wanted a really cool terrarium in my apartment. I found the perfect glass case shaped like a diamond at Urban Outfitters but when I went back to hand over my cash it had been sold, womp womp. I looked around for others and west elm came close however I didn’t…

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