beauty DIY

Coconut Lime Salt Scrub

Cate Mezyk - May 10, 2016
Coconut Lime Scrub

I’ve been putting in a ton of hours lately. Standing on my feet for hours on end is part of my normal routine these days, though thankfully life is now slowing down a bit. My poor feet (and really, my whole body) is in dire need of a treat. So I turned to my pantry to make it happen. I LOVE bath time – it’s …

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At Home Chemical Peel

Cate Mezyk - March 24, 2015

Every winter, I schedule a chemical peel at Dr. Prischmann’s office. I’ve mentioned before that I have melasma, and this helps to lighten some of the discoloration from that. Plus, I love having fresh and new skin once a year for so many reasons. Typically, I schedule my appointments for the winter months, because the new skin is very sun sensitive – and though I …

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Piece By Piece

Tammy Hiveley - January 29, 2015

When I moved into our new house last November I started with a clean slate. Our living room furniture found a home in the kids’ loft. Our old familyroom furniture went directly to the unfinished basement for the kid’s entertainment area. Which left my front sitting room and new family room empty. Yay! Yay! Except for the little detail of los dollares. My tastes are not matching …

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Perk Me Up

Cate Mezyk - January 17, 2012

I am not a morning girl. If I had my druthers, I’d stay up all night long getting things done – or just getting lost in a book. But, I’ve got three young children, so a morning person I must pretend to be. One thing helping me? My morning cup of coffee. As I was slowly sipping and savoring early this a.m. my mind began …

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