On Display Thursday #37

ODT 37

Thanks so much for visiting today!  I’m SO glad you’re here.  We are so grateful for each and every one of you!  In case you missed it, I’m giving away a bottle of dōTerra lavender essential oil.  If you haven’t entered yet, click here to submit your entries!  Welcome to… When you link up at On Display Thursday, your post is shared across six blogs

Lavender Essential Oil Giveaway!

DIY Baby Wipes from The Domestic Heart.com with doTerra essential oils

Got the Monday blues? I’ve got a little something that will make your Monday brighter.  I am giving away a bottle of essential oil to one lucky entrant!  Keep reading to see which one! I love using essential oils for my family.  They are safe, natural, and effective.  Last week I shared my tips for using essential oils to combat seasonal allergies.  If you haven’t read

Essential Oil Foot Soak for Tired, Blistered Feet

foot soak recipe

Happy Sunday friends! So yesterday my hubby went hiking in the Bay Area with a friend.  They had decided to scale Mt. Diablo, and underestimated the distance and the difficulty.  Add in a new pair of hiking boots and you’ve got a recipe for disaster. He came home last night barely able to walk and with his feet covered in blisters.  I’ll spare you the details, but

On Display Thursday #36

ODT 36

Happy almost-Friday y’all!  Thanks so much for stopping by today!  Can’t wait to see the inspiring projects you’ve been working on all week!  Welcome to… When you link up at On Display Thursday, your post is shared across six blogs and with readers who love to see your creativity! Here’s what we’ve been up to this week! Bre @ Average But Inspired: Blog / Bloglovin

Whole House Paint Scheme Idea: Soothing & Sophisticated

Paint scheme

Hello there!  I’m so glad you stopped by today! We are finally buying a house y’all! Can you believe it? We are under contract and it’s been rough jumping through the hoops of trying to get a mortgage.  It’s all still up in the air, I’m trying not to get too excited, but I don’t think I’m succeeding. [Update: we got the house!  We have begun

On Display Thursday #35


Welcome to Week #35 of On Display Thursday!  I’m so glad you’ve stopped by today!  If you missed it, we shared our 2nd edition of the Home Depot Monthly Gift Challenge this week.  We chose one item from Home Depot and each made a gift for a child using that item.  You can see all the projects here! At last week’s party, I also shared our

Essential Oil Tips for Allergy Season

Do you suffer from seasonal allergies? I am going to be sharing some ways you can manage your allergies using the power of plants - not drugs, which can have unhealthy and inconvenient side effects (like falling asleep at your desk.) More at TheDomesticHeart.com

It’s spring in California’s Central Valley.  Most of the almonds grown in the US are grown in my area, and all of the almond trees are blossoming.  As I travel around the Valley for work, the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and I can smell the wildflowers, the honeysuckle, and the star jasmine.  I love spring. Spring has only one downside: allergies. Do