• Finding some comfort when you are faced with a cold | Gypsy Magpie

    Comfort for the Common Cold

    I’m not sure if I have been pushing myself a little hard with the painting the past few weeks or if it was the emotions of my auntie’s funeral on Wednesday, but I finally succumbed to the nasty cold the rest of my family has been passing around. I was doing so good not to […]

  • TrueLipids Review | Gypsy Magpie

    TrueLipids Review

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post…   Several months ago I attended a conference where Dr. Cheryl Lee Eberting gave a presentation on different skin ailments and talked about the product line she had developed. […]

  • How to make your own essential oil inhalers {Gypsy Magpie}

    How to Make Essential Oil Inhalers

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post… My husband makes fun of me for my hippie-ness, but after 14 years I’d like to think he’s sorta getting used to it. Well, he loves me and that’s […]

  • Umcka, my new favorite natural cold/flu remedy {Gypsy Magpie}

    Natural Cold Relief

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post…   I took last week off to spend time with my trucker. To say it was much needed would be an understatement. Spring trucking is kicking this mama’s trash! […]

  • 30 Days of Sex Talks Review: Taking back our power as parents form a pornographic world

    30 Days of Sex Talks Review

      Yep, you read that right, 30 Days of Sex Talks. Whoa, friend. Don’t break out into a cold sweat and freak out. Talking to our kids about sex is intimidating but it doesn’t have to be heart attack inducing! This last year, I’ve watched my two oldest rapidly grow up. My 11-year-old is 6 […]

  • How to make quick and easy hot/cold rice packs {Gypsy Magpie}

    Easy DIY Rice Packs

    My laurels group, the oldest aged girls in Young Womens, have been focused a lot on getting ready for college. That end of Senior year freak out has started to happen for several of my cute girls, so we’ve been working on cooking skills and other things that will help them be a little more […]

  • Blessed are the Flexible... what I learned from 30 Days of Yoga {Gypsy Magpie}

    30 Days of Yoga

    This past month has been a really difficult one for me. I’ll get into that more on a later post, but for now just think of lots of good stress, bad stress, busyness, and a really difficult goodbye. Once upon a time I had a love/hate relationship with exercise. I didn’t use it in a […]