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Honey Lemon Homemade Lip Balm

Winter’s lips need a break, a conditioning soothing break from cold winds and harsh temperatures.  Between cold and flu season, weather, and hot drinks keeping your lips moisturized are a must….

Vapor Rub DIY Shower Bombs

We have gone from being sick with the flu to having terrible head colds to coughing all in a matter of weeks. Winter is a tough time of year with…

Peppermint Lavender Bath Sachets

Some days just call for a soak in a hot tub, especially in the midst of winter. While they are relaxing, hot baths can take all the moisture out of…

How to Make a DIY Dog Bed

Thank you Beneful for sponsoring this post. Hey, guys. Have you seen my cute Lily’s new Instagram page?  She’s become quite the celebrity over there – well I think so…

Homemade Peppermint Guest Soaps

These Homemade Peppermint Soaps are a fun decoration for the bathroom, kitchen sink, or in the tub; the kids really enjoy them! Simply made with glycerin soap base, essential oil,…

Slow Cooker Homemade Holiday Potpourri

Who loves the scent of the holidays? I’m talking about Holiday Potpourri.  You know – cranberry, cinnamon orange and all those cozy smells that make you want to curl up…

Soothing Vapor Bath Soak

When cold and flu season hits there is very little that can bring you comfort besides some good medicine and a hot bath or shower. If you are a shower…

Cinnamon Honey Lip Scrub

Winter is harsh on our skin, and especially on the delicate skin of your lips. The cold, wind, rough clothes, hot drinks, etc… leave your poor lips dry and rough…

15 Ways to Use Mason Jars

Who has Mason Jars around the house all the time?  Have you ever wondered what you could do with them besides canning food?  We found 15 ways to Use Mason…

DIY Dog Bed Ideas

We’re right in the process of building a new home and only weeks away from moving in!  I started to think, I need a special space for our little pup,…

Homemade Stain Remover {Babies That Spit-Up}

I received product and compensation from Mead Johnson Nutrition to create this post written by me. All experiences and opinions expressed in this post are my own and not those…

Earth Day Giveaway

 Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Green Works. I am thrilled to be partnering with Green Works to bring you an AWESOME Earth Day Giveaway that will help you get…

Green Work of Art: Three Mason Jar Upcycle Ideas

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Green Works. With Earth Day right around the corner I was thinking about ways that I reuse and upcycle everyday items around the house….

Valor & PanAway Lotion Bars

 Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links.  If you’ve been following along with The Taylor House, you know that I am obsessed with these simple Lotion Bars that I’ve been…

Garden Planning Tips

I know that here in Minnesota we’re deep into the winter months – but luckily before you know it spring will be here!  I know that my Mom has already…

Simple Ideas for a Bedroom Makeover

 Spring is right around the corner and not only am I in the spring cleaning and organizing mood but I’m also updating and redecorating some rooms.  Nothing crazy, there’s no…

25 Uses for Coconut Oil

Uses for Coconut Oil Coconut oil is gaining popularity as people realize all the value it contains. Coconut oil has many uses, making it a wonder product you will want…

DIY Ironing Board

DIY Ironing Board Everyone knows of the old metal ironing boards that are useful for pressing pleats but terribly difficult to store. In order to save some space and also…