mother’s day gifts

Top 5 Mother’s Day Breakfast Recipes

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and with that said, I’m already planning on making this day special. I have kept it a tradition to make breakfast for my mom each year, even if I’m grown up and living on my own. Since making breakfast is always pretty inexpensive and a nice gesture at any age, I wanted to put together my favorite recipes that are great for Mother’s Day! All of the recipes below use coconut oil as a replacement for butter or oil, which helps bring out flavor and is also a healthier option. With any recipe, […]

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Sweet and Salty Pretzel Bark

I’m one of those people who secretly loved the idea of those chocolate covered potato chips. Don’t worry, I read the label and decided against it. But there is something to having a sweet salty mixture that tastes so good. Today’s recipe is a Pinterest inspired find – a Dark Chocolate Pretzel Bark. There are so many things I love about making bark. One it’s such an easy gift – Mother’s Day anyone? Secondly, it’s so versatile. Once you have the basics you can quite literally get rid of anything in your pantry (like leftover Halloween or Christmas candy). This […]

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Jasmine Coconut Oil Skin Polish

My skin is always dry. It doesn’t matter if it is spring or summer, humid or arid, my skin is like the desert. I know, deep down, I have soft skin just waiting to join the rest of the world. My vanity cabinet, much to my boyfriend’s dismay, is full of lotions and magic potions to help cure me of my dry skin. Most of which I have ditched because the first ingredients is often alcohol – which does not help in the slightest. Exfoliating is a great way to help remove some of the dead skin, but you can forget about […]