• Let’s Talk about Water-Based Lube, Baby…
  • Rollin, Rollin, Rollin, What? How to Make Your Own Wool Dryer Balls
  • Creamy Homemade Yogurt in a Clay Pot? Yes, Please!
  • 11 Scents of the Season: Essential Oils for the Holidays
  • Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes

Let’s Talk about Water-Based Lube, Baby…

DIY Water-Based Lube with essential oils | VeggieConverter.com

Let's talk about you and ...OK, not me, you and your special friend. :) There are some amazing homemade lube recipes out there that use essential oils. But not so much on the water-based lube, the condom-safe variety. So, when I finally found a recipe I liked, I added the essential oils to spice it up a notch! (And don't worry, the oils aren't truly OIL, so they won't impact condom safety like a coconut oil base would.) Why am I using condoms and not some other birth control method you ask? … [Read More...]

Rollin, Rollin, Rollin, What? How to Make Your Own Wool Dryer Balls

How to Make DIY Wool Dryer Balls @VeggieConverter

Yeah, I just made a Limp Bizkit reference. What of it? ;) Rest assured typing out Bizkit hurt me more than it hurt you to get that song in your head after all these years. So, wool dryer balls are awesome. I know this, maybe you know this. But, up until now, I hadn't made my own. I've been happily adding Purification essential oil to these sweet wool dryer balls. I thought to myself, first, why would I need another set? And second, why not just buy them? I mean, I have to buy the yarn anyway, … [Read More...]

Creamy Homemade Yogurt in a Clay Pot? Yes, Please!

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How to Make Creamy Homemade Yogurt in a Clay Pot with Just 30 Minutes Active Time! You guys know I love my homemade yogurt, right? I mean, it's delicious, it's easy. What's not to like? I'll tell you what. Standing around my house waiting for timers to go off. That's what. My girls go through a lot of yogurt. And that's a good thing! It's chock full of probiotics, so it's great for gut health and immunities. But man those tiny girls can take DOWN some yogurt. So I'm sometimes making a … [Read More...]

11 Scents of the Season: Essential Oils for the Holidays

Essential Oils for the Holidays | @VeggieConverter

I'm a big fan of essential oils for health reasons, but sometimes I add a few scents to the diffuser just to have everything smell lovely. Especially after the kids have made it smell funky. Here are my 11 favorite scents and combinations of essential oils for the holidays!  1. Orange and Thieves: I frequently add sliced oranges, cinnamon sticks and cloves to simmering water on the stovetop to defunk kitchen smells. This combination--2 drops orange and 2 drops Thieves essential … [Read More...]

Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes

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Check out 12 Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes by Kristi Arnold at Foodie.com Thanksgiving is less than a week away, so it's time to break out those pie recipes. You know, for testing purposes. Here are my all-time favorite Thanksgiving feast recipes that will be gracing my family table this year. Entrees The centerpiece of our table is unique. We usually go with one vegetarian meal---lasagna. Strange I know, but my sister and I were both vegetarians growing up and Mom makes an … [Read More...]