Sunday, April 23, 2017

Grilled Salmon with Avocado Salsa

This was the best BEST salmon I've ever had in my entire life! Also, I discovered my deep love for avocado salsa <3

Click here for original recipe.

I changed a few things for the salmon. I used regular chili powder and I grilled it on a bed of lemon.

For the Avocado Salsa I did...
1 avocado cut in cubes
10 grape tomatoes cut into quarters
1/4 of an onion chopped
2 Tbsp chopped cilantro
1 Tbsp lime juice

Mix and serve on to of salmon.

Allergy Blend

10 drops Peppermint
10 drops Lemon
10 drops Lavender
10 drops Copaiba
Fill remainder of 10 ml roller with frationated coconut oil.

Apply to neck, under nostrils, bridge of nose, behind ears and temples.

**I am not a doctor and this is based on my personal experience only**

Nail Strengthener

10 drops lavender
15 drops lemon
15 drops geranium
7 drops rosemary

Combine in 15 ml bottle. Top with frationated coconut oil. Shake to combine. Apply to clean bare nails 3 times a week.

**I am not a doctor and this is based on my personal experience only**

Healthy Lashes 101

1. Switch to organic mascara. This is physician formula organic black mascara. I bought it at target and it is on a low danger scale EWG page. Check out EWG and see the level of your current mascara. My previous one was a 6 and full of cancer causing agents!
2. Add one drop of young living cedarwood and lavender to promote growth and extends the life of your mascara.
3. Mix well.
4. Enjoy amazing lashes :)

**I am not a doctor and this is based on my personal experience only**

Our Easter Traditions

1. Visit the chicks at Tractor Supply
2. Color Easter eggs
3. Picture with Easter bunny
4. Picture of Allie wearing her bunny ears
5. Easter egg hunt
6. Bunny hides baskets
7. Eat a chocolate bunny
8. Bunny pancakes for breakfast
9. Attend church
10. Watch the Easter beagle

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Chalkboard Serving Tray

A friend of mine saw this on pinterest and we had to have one! So we rolled up our mom sleeves, painted, sanded, and screwed our way through 2" wood and BOOM, we are DIY goddesses!

Roasted Cornish Hens

Click here for recipe.

2 whole Cornish hens
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 teaspoons garlic salt
2 teaspoons paprika
2 teaspoons rosemary leaves, crushed
1 teaspoon thyme leaves
½ teaspoon coarse grind black pepper

Preheat oven to 350°F. Place hens on a rack in a shallow roasting pan. Brush with oil. Mix all of the spices and herbs in a small bowl. Rub evenly over the entire surface of the hens. Roast in the oven for 1-1¼ hours, or until the hens are cooked through (an internal temperature of 165°F).

A Time for Everything and Everything in its Time

This is an amazing reminder especially for those striving to control so many aspects of their lives.

'Mommy This Tastes Good' Smoothie

1 cup spinach
1 cup almond milk
1/2 cup yogurt
1 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
1/2 cup frozen blueberries
1 banana
Add ice to desired thickness

Chevron Baby Boy Blanket