After carving a pumpkin, don’t toss the gooey guts! Check out what you can do with it, besides throwing it away.
Collect your leftover pumpkin seeds, and rinse them off. Boil them for 10 minutes in salt water. Dry the seeds with a paper towel, and spread them on a baking sheet. Lightly drizzle the seeds with olive oil, and sprinkle with salt. Roast them at 325 Fahrenheit for 18 minutes; stir partway through around the 10 minute mark. Enjoy!
6 days left until Halloween! Pop some popcorn, and put on one of these great, family-friendly Halloween movies. Continue reading
LUSH is an amazing company to buy beauty products from; not only are their products cruelty-free, but they are also made with a lot of natural oils and ingredients! I placed an order a couple weeks ago on their UK site, and I’ve had a chance to sample all of it. Here’s a tip, guys: Always order from the UK site! Even though shipping is expensive, the products themselves are way cheaper than the U.S. site. Check out this site, and see how the price differences break down.
For this order, I focused mostly on bath products. The main thing that drew me to LUSH was their shampoo and conditioner bars, and I just couldn’t help myself when I saw all the other cool goodies in the bath section. Continue reading
All my life, I’ve been told that daydreaming is a form of procrastination; you’ve probably been told that as well. If you have a test to study for, or a deadline to meet, taking precious time to daydream is generally frowned upon. But, a wandering mind is actually a tool your brain uses to be more productive! Continue reading
Hi there! I’ve lived pretty close to the beach for several years, but have only gone to it a handful of times. Now that I’m discovering the amazing benefits that a day at the beach can give you, I plan on going way more frequently! Take a look at what going to the beach can do for you: Continue reading
For those of you who love a good fantasy book, Wildwood Dancing is one worth checking out. I first read it when I was 14 years old, and to this day it’s still one of my favorite books. Wildwood Dancing is based on the story of The Twelve Dancing Princesses by the Brothers Grimm. If you are not familiar with that fairy tale, you can check it out here. It also incorporates elements of The Princess and the Frog, which I thought was really cool! Wildwood Dancing is a beautiful book, filled with descriptive imagery, magic, and heartfelt moments. Continue reading
If you are in your 20’s, and your average day consists entirely of Netflix, this is the article for you! As we grow older, we take on more responsibilities and have less time to do fun things; kids,a spouse, a job… While these things can be fulfilling, they are also time-consuming. It might seem like you’ll never have the free time to do what you want until you retire! That’s why NOW is the time to get out there and live life to the fullest, while you are youthful and energetic. I’ve compiled a list of some things you can try, to get you started. Continue reading