DIY · Simple Living

The (not-so) Secret Herb-Infused Foam Soap Recipe

Have you ever made your own soap? Why the hell not? It’s SO easy that even the less talented out there can do it with their eyes closed! No, seriously! It sounds much fancier than it is to make and the upside is that it’ll leave you with change in your pockets! That’s right, it’s… Continue reading The (not-so) Secret Herb-Infused Foam Soap Recipe

Simple Living

Beginners Guide to The Diva Cup

*This post contains affiliate links which I may receive compensation for. All opinions are my own and I only recommend products that I have tried and strongly believe in their quality.* Hey there beautiful! Let’s talk real shit here. I want to share with you my review of my favorite feminine hygiene product : the… Continue reading Beginners Guide to The Diva Cup

Food · Simple Living · Well being

Day 5 Recap + Reflections: Clean Eating Challenge

Today is the last day of my clean eating challenge! Yay! Am I proud? Yes I am! Did I achieve everything I wanted? Not really. Does it matter? No because I learned along the way. A challenge lasting 5 days really isn’t a long time. It’s too short to see a valuable result. For example,… Continue reading Day 5 Recap + Reflections: Clean Eating Challenge

Food · Simple Living · Well being

Day 4: Clean Eating Challenge

After 4 days my body is finally getting used to this food intake adjustment. I woke up this morning feeling lighter and I’m sure I loss weight. Although weight loss was not a goal in this clean eating challenge I’ll gladly take it. I am still hungry most of the time but I said it… Continue reading Day 4: Clean Eating Challenge

Food · Simple Living · Well being

Day 3: Clean Eating Challenge

One of the toughest part of this clean eating challenge is to find flavorful food combos. It’s fresh food season which is great for a clean eating challenge however you’ve got to know what to put together to obtain a healthy, clean, and flavorful meal. I usually salt everything and I like msg-based food, mostly… Continue reading Day 3: Clean Eating Challenge

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Day 2: Clean Eating Challenge

Can I tell you a secret? I’m not really following the meal plan provided. I just can’t follow the rules… it’s beyond me. If I’d be at the Vatican and a room would be restricted, I obviously wouldn’t go but food… is meant to be played with. I know there’s basic rules like too much… Continue reading Day 2: Clean Eating Challenge

Food · Simple Living · Well being

Day 1: Clean Eating Challenge

Wow! I’m stunned and shocked at how challenging this first clean eating day was. I thought I had it all figured it. No brainer I thought – I’m used eating fairly well and I don’t eat much so I’ll just do fine. I woke up hungry for some reason. Waking up hungry on the first… Continue reading Day 1: Clean Eating Challenge

Food · Simple Living · Well being

5-Day Clean Eating Challenge

I challenged myself to a clean eating challenge in the middle of July. Yes m’am! I’ve been binge-eating fries since the snack bars opened up last spring. I was thinking about doing a 3-day detox but meh. So I’m not sure how it happened really but a Facebook friend of mine had a 14-week clean… Continue reading 5-Day Clean Eating Challenge

Well being

How To Rock A Happy Life

About two years ago I challenged myself to remove all negativity in my life. I crossed people out of my life, changed the way I thought and spoke, and I opened up my eyes to all the positivism I already had going on in my life. Then suddenly things started happening for me. I saw… Continue reading How To Rock A Happy Life

Family Life

15 activities to cool down indoors

Both my kids were born in July during heat waves. I remember having my few day old son in my arms and looking out our huge living room window and wondering how the world is doing. I had no connection with the outdoors whatsoever. He always wanted to be in my arms and would cry… Continue reading 15 activities to cool down indoors