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Top Five DIY uses Coconut Oil in Weddings

The fall wedding season is officially taking up many of your weekends by now. I still have a few months to go until I say “I Do”, but I know March will be here before I know it. When it comes to events of any size, I’m a DIY kinda girl. Our wedding budget is tight because we’re also cramming buying a house into the mix, hence why I’m doing as much DIY as I can. As I’ve mapped out nearly every detail of our big day, I wanted to share you with the top five ways I found to […]

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DIY Microwave Popcorn

Have you ever seen the ingredients in those convenient, prepackaged bags of microwave popcorn? Diacetyl? Hyrdrogenated oils? No thank you! According to CBS News, diacetyl has been linked to “respiratory problems” and “Alzheimer’s.”  I don’t know about you, but I would prefer to keep that ingredient out of my diet as much as possible.  No more microwave popcorn when I go to the store. From now on it will only be popcorn kernels for me. I recently discovered an even easier way to have homemade popcorn fresh and hot in my bowl every time I sit down to watch a […]

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Steak Rice Bowls

Chipotle has always been a spot that my boyfriend and I enjoy grabbing a quick bite to eat at. I absolutely love their rice bowls and thought it would be a good idea to whip up my own for dinner last night. I can’t even begin to tell you how good they came out! This was a last minute recipe idea, so I used some ingredients that I had around the house. Feel free to add in some of your favorite vegetables, toppings, and proteins that you think would compliment the meal. This was my first time cooking steak with […]

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