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Hi There! I'm Jen, welcome to my blog.

This blog is sort of a mix of ramblings and how-tos. My main goal is to be entertaining and to teach you how to live a toxic-free and chemical-free life, well as much as you can.

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Chalk Paint Armoire – Office redo part 1

By Jen | February 18, 2016 | 2 Comments

After surfing Pinterest one day I really started to hate my office. I have been working from home for about 18 years and I think my office furniture is about that old too! It’s in good shape but it’s pretty boring laminated office stuff. So I decided it was time to dress it up and…

Art Party Themed Birthday Party

By Jen | February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

So it was party time again around the homestead. Once again I gave my daughter a choice of having a bunch of friends at a birthday place or she could have a few girlfriends over for a sleep over. Of course once again the sleep over won. So then it became time to pick the…

Meal Planning – Post #2

By Jen | January 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

So two weeks ago I vowed to keep up my meal planning and I am happy to say that I didn’t fail on this one…. yet As promised I’m sharing the recipes that I have picked out for last week and next week. Here they are:

X-Files planner stickers – free printable

By Jen | January 14, 2016 | 7 Comments

So I’m SOOOOO excited for the next generation of X-Files to come out! So I decided to merge my X-Files addiction with my new planner addiction. I created some stickers to fit the week of my Erin Condren Planner. I had an EC planner last year but I didn’t know about this sticker/glam planning thing…

Guest Post – Tips for Creating Beautiful and Relaxing Zen Interior

By Jen | January 9, 2016 | 1 Comment

People are very busy nowadays, and they often cannot deal with stress appropriately. It is very difficult to find relaxation and peace in such a hectic lifestyle, which is exactly why many people rely on Zen principles when decorating their own home. If you are not familiar with this kind of décor, stay with us.…

Meal Planning #1 – Getting better organized this year!

By Jen | January 6, 2016 | 2 Comments

Happy New Year Everyone! As just about everyone, one of my New Year’s Resolutions is to get better organized and to eat healthier. So this year I am vowing to do meal planning EVERY week. Last year I did it a few weeks and the weeks I did it made it SO much easier on me and…

Holiday Amazon Fire Giveaway

By Jen | December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

I hope everyone is having a great holiday season! I just had to do one more giveaway before the year ends!

Christmas Sugar Scrub – Easy last minute Gift Idea

By Jen | December 22, 2015 | 31 Comments

Looking for a quick and easy wonderful last minute gift? Try making some homemade sugar scrub. It’s easy, fast, and wonderful. Here is what you need (this is enough to make 4-5 jars, depending on your size of jar):

Erin Condren Life Planner Review + Giveaway + Coupon

By Jen | December 18, 2015 | 46 Comments

I have been obsessed lately with my Erin Condren Life Planner! I purchased mine last year around February and didn’t use it much until I saw a few blog posts and youtube videos on how others use theirs. Well now I have been using it to write down ideas for blog posts, for keeping all my…

Food and Family

By Jen | November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Food and Family they just go together right? Well for me they definitely do! Family dinners were a thing in our home while I was growing up and it didn’t stop when I moved out, I was back just about every Sunday. It’s just a great inspirational feeling when you get together with family and friends over a…