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How to Store Essential Oils

How to Store Essential Oils

These tips on how to store essential oils will help any oil newbie understand the best way to store oils to keep them fresh longer.  By storing essential oils correctly you'll maintain the integrity of the oils' components. How to Store Essential Oils The Secret to...

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup Recipe

Today we have Chidinma from the Fruitful Kitchen sharing her delicious  slow cooker french onion soup recipe. Slow Cooker French Onion Soup Recipe You Just Have To Try This Slow Cooker French Onion Soup! Don’t you just love when the snow’s falling and you’re at home,...

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Corn Chowder

Thick and creamy and superbly delicious Corn Chowder is a wonderful way to drive the post festivities blues! A very Happy New Year 2017 from Progna and the A Whiff of Spice family. Eons ago when I was "young and restless", New Year's Eve Party used to be pretty wild....

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Week Night Baked Pineapple Ham Recipe

This easy baked ham recipe is perfect for those busy week nights.  Ham is a great entree to make even when it's not the holidays....pair with mac and cheese and some green beans and you have a hearty comfort meal ready in no time. Everyday Easy Baked Ham Recipe Ham's...

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Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas #RealFlavorRealFast AD #IC

These slow cooker pork carnitas make dinnertime a breeze!  Make these slow cooker pork carnitas with Real Flavor, Real Fast and pair with rice and black beans for a delicious dinner on busy nights! This post was sponsored by Smithfield as part of an Influencer...

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Rosé Sangria

Rosé Sangria It is that time of the year again when all I can think of are cookies, cakes and cookies and mulled wine by the cupfuls! But this year, I wanted to try out something new - a Rosé Sangria with a hint of spice. Hi, I am Sarani and I am back this month with...

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Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

This Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate is so so good! If you liked it at Starbucks, I bet you'll fall in love with this! Read on to learn how to make it. Hi there! This is Progna and I'm back with our family favorite recipe of Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate! The moment we...

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6 Rules for Decluttering Success

When it comes to decluttering and keeping things cleaned up there's 6 vital rules for decluttering success.  If you follow these simple rules for decluttering then you'll have a clean home and less stress! 6 Rules for Decluttering Success Kicking the Clutter for Good!...

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DIY All Natural Toy Cleaner

This DIY All Natural Toy Cleaner recipe is safe for little ones who like to put toys in their mouth.  Use this all natural toy cleaner recipe for your kids toys to fight germs and keep bacteria at bay. DIY All Natural Toy Cleaner A Safe, Non-Toxic Way to Clean Your...

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5 Ways To Teach Your Child Respect

We often forget that our children aren't born with a certain understanding of respect. All of us naturally use our words to manipulate situations to get what we want, but it's our role as parents to teach our children how to respect others, as well as us, when dealing...

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Potty Training Tips

Are you kiddos getting big enough to start potty training?! Are you worried about the vigorous process it takes to transition them from diapers to undies! Well I'm here to help you out! These top 5 potty training tips will start you off on the road to potty training...

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Valentine Books for Preschoolers

These adorable Valentine Books for Preschoolers are perfect for bringing a little bit of cheer to your little one.  By reading these Valentine books for preschoolers to your little one you're building strong foundations in a love of reading. Valentine Books for...

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How Much a Disney World Vacation Costs

Are you wondering how much a Disney World vacation costs?  And I'm not talking just about theme park tickets but the full fledge submerged into all things Disney for a week kind of vacation.  It's actually more affordable than you think! How Much a Disney World...

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Sorcerer’s Apprentice Mickey Cupcakes

Fantasia is one of my favorite Disney movies...especially the part with Mickey Mouse as the Sorcerer's Apprentice.  That's why I love these little Sorcerer's Apprentice Mickey Cupcakes....they are the perfect Halloween treat! Sorcerer's Apprentice Mickey Cupcakes A...

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Cleaning Tips

DIY All Natural All Purpose Cleaner Recipe

This DIY Natural All Purpose Cleaner Recipe will have your home sparkling clean and germ free!  Plus, it's so simple and cheap to make-- you'll be wondering why you haven't been doing this all along! DIY Natural All Purpose Cleaner Recipe A Simple and Cheap Way to...

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Free Printable for Valentine’s Day

A fun free printable for Valentine's Day! Free Printable for Valentine's Day You Make My Seratonin Levels Skyrocket The other day I was joking around with Hubs and very sarcastically said "You make my seratonin levels skyrocket!".  He immediately responded "Wow....you...

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Easy DIY Valentines Treat Sticks

  These Valentine's Treat sticks a unique option to boring Valentine's Day cards.  These are easy to create, below I show you how you can create these yourself.  Any child will be more than happy to share these treats with friends. Hi, everyone, I’m Tisa Jackson,...

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Non-Candy Valentine Card Ideas

Non-Candy Valentine Card Ideas.  Check out these free printable non-candy Valentine card ideas that are sure to melt your heart without adding sugar to your child's diet! Non-Candy Valentine Card Ideas Sugar Free Valentine's Day Cards to Melt Your Heart The other day...

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Join the Challenge


Are you ready to start spring cleaning but just overwhelmed with where to start? I'm right there with you! Join along in the 5 Day Spring Cleaning Challenge!!

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Melissa loves getting in the kitchen with her two children and teaching them about food, cooking, and healthy choices. She loves hosting events, traveling, and enjoying all life as to offer. Her latest cookbook "Serendipity Sweets" will be available for purchase in the fall.

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