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Satisfying Rainy day activities

As a maker, and DIY'er I relish rainy days, because this gives me a guilt-free day of creating. You don't have to be a pro to tackle these projects, plus, these are fun activities to do with your kids or bored teens. Create a Vision Board This is great for students and people who want… Continue reading Satisfying Rainy day activities

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eco-friendly, Essential oils, home and garden, Uncategorized

Safe alternatives to pesticide

Although the Canadian government has put restrictions on commercial pesticides, they are still used, but at a lower rate than our American neighbours. In the US, the use of Roundup is high. According to a recent survey, about 1 billion pounds of pesticide is used each year. Not to mention, many Canadians cross the border… Continue reading Safe alternatives to pesticide

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Thoughtful Gifts on a dime

Ever feel like there is always an occasion to buy for? From birthdays, graduation, to mother's and father's day. It can get quite expensive. Here are some gift ideas that won't break the bank. Bundle It Gifts look bigger when bundled up. Find a pretty box, basket, or wooden cutting board at the dollar store.… Continue reading Thoughtful Gifts on a dime

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Health and Wellness

A Year of Reflection

The Christmas season and upcoming New Year is a great time for reflection and acknowledgement of experiences both good and challenging. As you notice I did not say bad experiences, because I don't believe there are any "bad." Instead I view all experiences as a chance for self discovery and self improvement. Lark & the… Continue reading A Year of Reflection

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Natural Beauty Products

Top Uses For Coconut Oil

Coconut oil isn't just for cooking. We LOVE organic coconut oil as a raw material for our natural products, and here's why. Coconut oil has many healthful and healing benefits: antibacterialantifungalantiviral Coconut oil is rich in fatty acids (MCT's) and is easily absorbed onto the skin. We use it as a base ingredient in most… Continue reading Top Uses For Coconut Oil

Health and Wellness, Tips

Best Tips For Winter Wellness

Living in the north can be cold, dark, and daunting at times. Add two years of Covid shutdowns, and limited travel, and it seems like winter will never end! Typically here in Ontario, Canada our snow season starts in November, and ends in March, or April. That's almost half a year living in cold, dark… Continue reading Best Tips For Winter Wellness