Author: SparkLove

  • 5 best sparkling wine cocktail for holidays

    5 best sparkling wine cocktail for holidays

    Sparkling wine is synonymous with celebration, so it’s no surprise that sparkling cocktails can pull your holiday event together with a simple pour, stir, and twist. Whether you’re hosting a spirited brunch or an evening affair, feel free to play around with different types of sparkling wine, but keep your grand cru Champagnes in the […]

  • Natural Homemade Shampoo

    Natural Homemade Shampoo

        Homemade shampoo can be made with just two natural ingredients, which you likely already have. It’s also cheaper than store-bought and works just as well.       Sources:

  • Best mascara for your lashes

    Best mascara for your lashes

    Finding the right mascara can be daunting. Will it clump? Will it flake? Will it smear midday? Will it transfer onto my eyelids? Thankfully, we’ve tried a ton of options.   Sources: 

  • homemade baby food recipes with chicken

    homemade baby food recipes with chicken

      Chicken puree Ideal for age: 6 months and above You will need: 2 cups of chopped boneless chicken 3-4 cups of water How to: Put chicken in a boiling pot or pressure cooker, and cook until the chicken is tender. Cool and transfer it in a blender with water. Blend to the desired consistency. If […]

  • Homemade tortilla chips recipe

    Homemade tortilla chips recipe

      INGREDIENTS About 3/4 to 1 cup canola, grapeseed, or corn oil (a high smoke point oil), more or less depending on how many chips you are making Corn tortillas (get the standard kind, not the super fancy kind), each tortilla will make 6 chips, 12 tortillas will yield 72 chips, a good snack for […]

  • DIY Lotion Bars

    DIY Lotion Bars

    At our house, we love lotion bars. In fact, we rarely use regular lotion anymore since these lotion bars are so much easier to make and work so much better. They are also mess-free, even when the kids use them! Ingredients: 1 cup coconut oil 1 cup shea butter, cocoa butter, or mango butter (or a mix of all three) 1 […]

  • How to Apply Concealer

    How to Apply Concealer

      1. Prep The Area As you likely know, the skin around your eyes is some of your most delicate. That’s why it’s important to keep the area hydrated. 2. Matching 101 The fact is sometimes you’re going to need more than one concealer. “The concealer you use to hide undereye darkness is not the same […]

  • DIY Natural Moisturizer for Body

    DIY Natural Moisturizer for Body

    Homemade Lotion Recipe – Non-Greasy   Ingredients: 1 cup pure aloe vera gel, distilled water, or strong-brewed herbal tea (we used aloe vera gel – where to find pure aloe vera gel) ½ cup grated beeswax, (where to find beeswax) ½ cup sweet almond, grapeseed, or jojoba oil (where to find these oils) 1 tsp Vitamin E oil […]

  • 5 Cranberry Juice Benefits

    5 Cranberry Juice Benefits

    What are the health benefits of cranberry juice?   1. Fighting age-related damage Some of the chemicals in cranberry juice are antioxidants or compounds that fight harmful free radicals. The presence of antioxidants means that cranberries and cranberry juice might help fight age-related damage to the body’s tissues.   2. Improving heart health Cranberries are […]

  • 5 Healthy Sparkling Water Drinks

    5 Healthy Sparkling Water Drinks

    Sparkling water recipes allow you to treat yourself to something refreshing and sweet, while also keeping you healthy. By adding natural flavors and nutrients from fresh fruit and herbs, you can craft libations and sugar-free sodas that will make your taste buds positively swoon!   SOURCE: