Homemade Coconut Oil Aftershave Lotion

I hate shaving my legs. It isn’t fun, takes time when I could be doing something else, and leaves my legs dried out. I know that if I did a quick shave in the shower every day it wouldn’t seem that bad…but I don’t. Let’s face it, there are some things that are just never going to happen. So instead of changing how and when I shave, I just decided to make some homemade lotion to use on my legs once they are smooth and hairless.…

August 26, 2016

Once You Eat That Frog, Everything Else Is Easy

Eat That Frog
August 16, 2016

In my effort to better myself, I try to listen to audiobooks that will help me grow (because I really don’t like reading books without a story line). My book for August was Eat That Frog by Brian Tracy. It was wonderful! I even made my husband listen to it before it was due back.

Here are the notes that I gathered from the book:

  1. Set the table
    Decide exactly what you want. Clarity is essential.

Kale Chips

Garden Journal
August 5, 2016

I keep a very small garden (especially compared to my mom and sister) and I love peppers, so a large portion of my garden is dedicated to different pepper plants. Since I also love to write things down in my journal, I draw out my garden map before planting and fill it in as I plant to remember what goes where. This year, I also decided to track when I maintain and harvest from my garden.…