If you’ve only spent a few minutes searching the web for natural remedies, I have no doubt that you’ve come across essential oils before. There’s all sorts of controversy about brands, where they come from, how they should be used and whether or not they even work.
To be honest, I was skeptic towards the entire realm of essential oils and blatantly ignored them for a long time.
But sticking my head in the sand didn’t do me any good. Essential oils weren’t going away and if I wanted to be an educated writer (and not sound like a dummy when readers asked questions), I had to at least do enough research to hold a water-cooler conversation.
My grocery budget for a family of 4 is $330 each month. This real food budget includes food, toiletries, household items as well as health & beauty products. This post is our monthly budget accountability session, where we share what we spend on food. Today marks the end of February 2015. You can read previous Counting Crumbs reports HERE.
Have you ever been in fog so thick, you couldn’t even see the house across the street?
That’s what the Crumbs house has looked like this past week.
What started as a fun, lively birthday party last Saturday (to which my son and I walked to save gas), turned into a week (and counting) of “The Ick.”