D.I.Y. All Natural // Toothpaste (Dentist Approved!)

Hello Peeps! A few weeks back we were chatting about our new series: D.I.Y. All Natural where I shared our recipe for D.I.Y. Windex. Originally when I came up with the idea of doing a series based on all natural D.I.Y.’s I was thinking it would be for cleaning products exclusively. But, the funny thing about looking at ingredients labels, is that one you start it is hard to stop. I have been obsessed with finding out what is in our mouthwash, toothpaste, deodorant etc. Let me tell ya, the facts are not great. While brushing your teeth is obviously…

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My New Nightly Routine

Recently I have been struggling with remembering to wash my face (or brush my teeth, ew I know) before bed. I think it is a combination of running all the time, and some personal dramas, but I have been routinely passing out at 9:30 pm on our couch. Unfortunately I don’t have the willpower or self control to wash my face after I wake up on the couch at midnight. I typically just zombie walk to the bedroom where I return to my passed out state.The main problem with this, aside from it being a great way to cause more…

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Vajayjay Talk // Diva Cup Review

About a year ago, I shared with you the wonder of Thinx underwear, in one of my most popular posts of all time. Apparently you guys are open books like me and really like talking about the #NotEw topic of vagina care. So instead of just letting that post be a one time box talk, I thought that it would be fun to include a new little series called “Vajayjay Talk”. This will not be a routinely posted series, but as topics arise I will do my best to cover them and if you have any ideas of things you…

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Keeping My Skin Happy With Aveda

When A and I first moved to Ohio, it was the only time in our lives that we had encountered truly cold weather. Don’t get me wrong, snowboarding is my favorite sport and I was up in the snow as often as possible growing up. But midwest cold? It is a whole different animal than California “cold”. Ohio was pretty much unbearable for me 11 months out of the year. The winters started in late October, and continued clear through April – we decided to move when we got back from a trip in April and the ground had a foot of…

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Rose Petal Bath Bombs D.I.Y.

There is nothing I love more than receiving a surprise bouquet of roses. It is sweet, thoughtful, and it makes the house smell great and feel amazingly homey. The only problem is that I can be a seriously nostalgic person, and parting with said flowers once they’ve reached their expiration date can leave me feeling blue. Not to mention I have a total phobia of wasting anything so I get way bummed composting flowers. That is why this year I decided to find a way to utilize my Valentine’s Day flowers as much as possible. I will be posting this…

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