Glowing Skin Secret: Inner Joy



I love experimenting with natural beauty products and learning how the food you eat affects your skin and outer beauty, and I plan on making this blog a place where we explore both of those things in detail. However, for the natural beauty post today, I wanted to explore something a little bit different.

“Glowing” skin — that seems to be the hot word in the beauty/health world right now, and for good reason. Whenever you are healthy and in balance in your life, you start to appear radiant and lit up from the inside out. People start … Read More

How to Embrace Simplicity and Stop Constantly Wanting More

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Why is it that we constantly feel the need to have more? It seems that no matter what I buy, I still do not feel fulfilled, and I soon find myself wanting the next new things. I convince myself that if I buy that $150 face mask, I will have perfect skin and feel complete. Or if I buy that new jacket, I will finally feel confident and pulled together everywhere I go. I am honestly tired of feeling this constant need for more, and feeling like what I have is never enough.

There is a quote by … Read More

How to Make Everyday Chores Luxurious

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A big component of the lifestyle I am trying to promote here on Down to Earth Dreamer is how to make your every day enjoyable and fulfilling. This means taking pleasure in small things and adding enjoyment to the things you do daily.

The topic I want to discuss here today is how to take pleasure in everyday household chores by making them feel more luxurious. Here are some ideas:

Buy pretty, natural cleaners. I always feel much more motivated to clean my apartment when I have some new, pretty-smelling cleaning products. I love Mrs. Meyer’s … Read More

Simple Ways to Embrace the Week Ahead

I hope your week is filled with sunshine on your shoulders and a warm coffee cup in your hand. I hope you make time to read a good book, and snuggle up with someone you love. I hope you savor the simplicity in each day and I hope you remember how beautiful you are.

Here are some simple ways to start your week off on the right foot.

Buy a bouquet of flowers.

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Treat yourself to a drink at your favorite coffee shop.

Wash your sheets and make your bed.

Take some deep breaths.… Read More