How I’m Mothering the Wounded Kid Inside Who Just Wanted Love

“Bless the daughters who sat carrying the trauma of mothers. Who sat asking for more love and not getting any, carried themselves to light. Bless the daughters who raised themselves.” ~Questions for Ada by Ijeoma Umebinyuo “I failed you…” My mother said this to me after I confronted her about my childhood. That day, I […]

DIY Citronella & Eucalyptus Bug Repelling Wax Melts

I love sitting outside, but I hate bugs! These DIY citronella and eucalyptus wax melts naturally repel bugs so I can get back to enjoying my evening. Over the years, I’ve experimented with many different methods for keeping bugs away when I’m outside. From sprays and salves to candles and diffusers, I’ve tried it all! […]