Start the year with an empty jar and fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then, on New Year's Eve, empty it and see what awesome stuff happened that year. I think it'll be a good way for me to keep stuff in perspective.

30 days of gratitude

I like this idea! Start the year w/an empty jar & fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then on New Years Eve, empty it & see what awesome stuff happened that year. Good way to keep things in perspective. Try for first year of marriage

Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub. You can make this in under FIVE minutes, and it smells incredible!

DIY Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub --For an container of sugar scrub, simply mix together 1 cup of granulated sugar, cup of coconut oil, 2 tsp. of pumpkin pie spice, and 2 tsp. of vanilla extract.

DIY Gingerbread Sugar Scrub - includes printable labels. Great homemade Christmas gift idea!

DIY Gingerbread Sugar Scrub

Quick, Easy & Inexpensive Homemade Gift Idea: DIY Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Recipe with Free Printable Labels!

Lavender Lotion Bar Recipe

Lavender Lotion Bars - Simple Homemade Lotion Bars with only 4 ingredients, Easy homemade DIY gift idea!

brown sugar vanilla scrub

Homemade Sugar Scrub: Equal parts brown sugar and white sugar (ends up being about cup each for a 6 oz. jar) Fill to the top with olive oil (cover the sugars and then maybe an extra inch) Add about Tbs of vanilla extract. You could also add essential oils


Moisturizing Coconut Vanilla Body Scrub with simple ingredients coarse sugar, vanilla, sea salt & coconut oil!

change up for each season~winter tree with pine cones~maybe mix it up with frost?

Tree branch centerpiece idea: branches in a vase filled with pine cones. Adorn with small star ornaments for Christmas or leave bare--pretty either way!

Sugar Cookie Scrub - Coupons and Freebies Mom

Great for DIY homemade gifts, includes free printable labels! With only 5 ingredients, you won't believe how EASY this is to make!

grow your own crystals - so many cool ways to grow crystals: borax, epsom salt, table salt, sugar. would be fun to do them all and compare.

DIY Growing Crystal

Many people believe that crystals have special powers and energy which will help the owners in many different aspects. Now you have the chance to DIY your own crystal, witness its growth and make your wish upon it!

essential oil use chart

Essential Oil Use Chart

Essential Oil Safety Tips- essential oils can be great for many different uses, but there are also some precautions everyone should take when using them. Read about safe essential oil use here.

D.I.Y. Exfoliating Lavender Hand Soap

DIY exfoliating lavender hand soap

lavender sugar scrub

DIY Lavender sugar scrub - mix equal parts coconut oil and sugar with fork to combine, then add Lavender oil and place in a small canning jar. (ex: cup each sugar and oil, with 1 tsp lav oil)