Hocus Pocus Book of Spells Cookies

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"Oh Booooook" ! Who doesn't love them some Winifred Sanderson and Hocus Pocus at Halloween?! It's a classic, for sure.  I watch it every year and it's honestly, one of my favs. I remember being totally freaked out by the eye ball in the Book of Spells when I was a kid.  Now, watching it as an … [Continue reading]


Clarity + Valor | www.fireflytales.net

I am in love with Valor essential oil.  And Valor + Clarity is my do.all.the.things mixed tape. A little bit about Valor from the YL website: Apply Valor Roll-On in the morning to jump-start a busy day. Refresh the benefits of Valor throughout the day by reapplying it to your neck, … [Continue reading]

Calm Me the Frank Down

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There's a moment in every mom's day when she really needs a drink a deep cleansing breath, a minute to herself, a millisecond when a child isn't … [Continue reading]

Paleo Friendly Cinnamon “Sugar” Pecans


Wow, I love all of your comments and feedback on my original cinnamon sugar pecans recipe!  Thanks for showing a girl some love and keep sharing! I … [Continue reading]

Sheet Pan Salmon {Super Easy Recipe}

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Salmon is a favorite around our house. Super easy, no mess, no fuss salmon.  That's the way to go when you've got 3 boys, school, sports, work, … [Continue reading]

Fall Mantel Decor

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I'm working on getting better at changing / updating my decor around the house as seasons change.  I admit that I started decorating my house before … [Continue reading]

Breathe Chest Rub aka Croup Goop

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Fall brings beautifully chilly weather, colorful leaves and fun autumn activities.  It also brings a terrible croupy cough to our family.  And once it … [Continue reading]

Oven Roasted Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

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Some nights are just roasted brussels sprouts kind of nights.  Last night was one of them.  I know there are all kinds of fancy bacon, cheese, lemon … [Continue reading]

Best Zucchini Bread Recipe

Best Zucchini Bread Recipe | www.fireflytales.net

Did your garden spit out some ridiculously sized zucchini like mine did?  Good golly, did we get some giants out of the garden this year! Perfect for … [Continue reading]

Young Living Essential Oils

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There isn't much in this world that I am not skeptical of.  Seriously.  When I first heard about the amazing properties and benefits of 100% pure, … [Continue reading]