If you’re like me and spend a lot of time outside working in hot weather, this very simple DIY air conditioner in a bottle is for you! It’s a 2 ingredient spray that will actually help cool you down in the sultry summer months! Peppermint Essential Oil does a number of tasks. Did you know that it can help relieve… Read More »DIY Air Conditioner In A Bottle
I love this series and wish I did it more often. I guess it’s my way of getting down in writing the little things that are easily over looked that make me happy. I try to live by the mantra that whatever you focus on gets bigger so the practice of seeking out the simple things in life that make… Read More »These 5 Things Plus 4…
Photosensitivity is a reaction to the sun from a substance applied to the skin. Typically and in this post’s case, that substance is essential oils. Since many of us here love essential oils and use them in our daily life, I thought it was high time to address this concern. So let’s dive in and learn all about photosensitive essential oils.… Read More »Essential Oils and Phototoxicity…
I’m on a sun kick lately and am back to share another way I protect my skin from sun damage while still enjoying the summer. As I’ve mentioned before, I don’t use sunblock. You can read why HERE. I believe in getting a daily dose of the sun because of the vast health and mental benefits it brings. In short-the… Read More »DIY After Sun Replenishing Oil
This summer season I’ve been researching how to protect the skin and still enjoy the sun. I had heard that certain foods and supplements can help strengthen and support the skin during the months of sun exposure. I’m on a mission to preserve my skin while reaping the HUGE benefits of being in the sun. Protecting the skin from the… Read More »Skin Essentials for Summer + How to Protect Your Skin from the Inside Out.
Learn how to make a DIY suntan oil with bronzer so you can naturally soak up the vitamin D, naturally! This recipe is simple, has only natural ingredients and smells amazing! Plus, as an added bonus, it will give the sun a subtle shimmery tan that looks amazing! Summertime and the livin’ is easy… That sums me up about now.… Read More »DIY Suntan oil with Bronzer
I love summer. What I love the most is how the outdoors comes alive almost overnight! Nature is a wondrous thing and magical gift but with that gift comes poison ivy, sunburns, cuts and bug bites! Over the years, I’ve written quite a few posts inspired by the great outdoors that are remedies I live by in the warmer months.… Read More »The Great Outdoors Recipe Round Up!
I’m starting a new series called A DIY to Try. I’m always getting new DIYs popping up on my Pinterest feed that I want to try so I was thinking we should start trying other’s skin care/home DIYs and I’ll let you know if it’s a must make! First up comes from one of my favorite blogs, Hello Glow. I… Read More »A DIY to Try: Bug Repellent Cubes
Hi everyone! Well-I have so much to say! First off, what do you think of my new blog look? I’m continuing to tweak it because I want it to be as easy to read as possible. I would greatly appreciate your feedback!! Please comment below if you have an opinion!! I’ve been loving working on my new blog, Stealing Pretty.… Read More »Life Lately-Blog Makeover and Summer Fun!
Summer is well under way and my skin is letting me know. I thought it would be fun to share 5 of my favorite natural DIY face masks that are perfect for reviving dry, sun damaged skin usually due to heat, sun and sweat that go hand and hand with summer! I love making my own DIY masks. First… Read More »The 5 Best Natural DIY Face Masks for Summer