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Essential Oils, How To, Tips and Tricks

Switch Up Your Laundry Routine with Essential Oils

A few months ago, we switched up our laundry routine and started using products with non-toxic ingredients and combining them with essential oils. After doing some research, I realized that there are a lot of not so great things in your typical laundry detergent–even the unscented kind and some of those labeled “green” (and don’t even get me started on dryer sheets). One quote that stuck out to me specifically while researching: “Why does your laundry have to  ...

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5 Tips for Reaching Your Step Goal

One of my fitness goals this month is to reach 10k steps a day; my daily step goal. I’ve gotten close a few times and even reached my goal a few more. But, it’s proven harder to achieve than I thought! If you’re trying to reach your daily step goal, here’s a few tips that can help: Charge your Activity Tracker The number one reason I don’t track my steps is because my FitBit is dead! Sometimes I forget to charge it because I wear it when I sleep! To stay  ...

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Football, How To, Tips and Tricks

Touchdown Turnaround | 3 Fantasy Football Tips

Over the years, I’ve become a football fan by default. I mean, have you met my husband? For those of you who haven’t, he’s a die hard Steelers fan. Like Steelers bedspread, Steelers wallpaper, the works. We’ve been together almost 9 years (8 years dating and almost 1 year married!) so I’ve picked up a tolerance of the sport along the way. I participated in my first fantasy football league in college. I’d like to think I crushed it (because I actually  ...

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Inspire Your Week | Two Must Read Books

I’ve always LOVED to read. In Kindergarten I was at the top of the class for most books read and difficulty level. In elementary, I read all of the AR books and got all of the points. I love a good beach read and a good book in a nice hot bubble bath. But these days, I find myself reading books that can help me grow as a person and that inspire me to be my best self. When Emily Ley came out with her book, Grace Not Perfection, it had my name written all over it and I knew I had to  ...

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