+ DIY face spray + perfume

+ DIY face spray + perfume

What toxins hide in your favorite perfumes ? The EPA tested fragrances for chemicals in 1991 and found a list of the following toxic perfume chemical ingredients: acetone, benzaldehyde, benzyl acetate, benzyl alcohol, camphor, ethanol, ethyl acetate, limonene, linalool and methylene chloride – usually in some combination. YUCK. Wanna know the potential side effects of fragrance alone ? According to Dr. [...]

baseball & my boys

baseball & my boys

today the boys had baseball. it never gets old watching them on the field, improving and hitting the ball. one of my favorite things is watching Sean as their coach. I never had that growing up. I was always that kid that was a bit jealous of the players that were able to look up [...]

these are the days 

these are the days 

  Many moons ago I was a 19 year old nursing student in New Jersey. My grandmother worked for the visiting nurse association for decades and I felt drawn to it as a job while studying. One of the things I specialized in was Hospice Care. Many of my peers would say, Wow that's depressing [...]

D. I. Y. Valentines

D. I. Y. Valentines

That moment you realize you are supposed to send your kid  to school with Valentines and have none. Haven't we all been there at some point ? Some might be asking themselves wait she home schools how can it be that her son gets to hand out Valentines day cards ? Well one of the [...]