This time of year, the sense of home and holiday cheer is SO tied in with the smells of the season. We’ve found some holiday essential oil diffuser recipes and more. That pumpkin pie baking in the oven… The smell of hot cocoa rising from your mug after a hike through the snow…. That fresh Christmas …
Learning how to use a shampoo bar (and why you need to) was so exciting and it’s because I didn’t really know what to expect or how it would work. I’m so grateful to have found such a natural product from Skinny & Co. that makes my hair healthy and happy! You have to try it, if not for you, at least do it for your hair. 🙂
One of our favorite Fall traditions is picking out pumpkins for each family member. Over the years we’ve found some creative ways to display and enjoy the beautiful, colorful, and healthy pumpkin. Cheers to all-things-pumpkin!
Are you on the path to a natural, toxin-free, and healthy lifestyle? If so, we thought these amazing DIY all-natural facial cleanser recipes would be a great place to start. We all have to start somewhere, right, so why not start with our facial cleansing routine (think: Glowing Skin, YAY)? Plus, it’s super easy! 🙂
Need help getting through the back to school season (and the school year)? Just looking for some tips to help you and the kiddos stay stress-free and healthy this year? Here are some awesome tips that will help you and your family stay sane during the school year! YAY 🙂
There are some myths surrounding vinegar as a natural cleaner, so we wanted to be sure to educate you about it. Read on…and chime in with YOUR favorite natural cleaners!
This is a guide that will help you learn how to use tea tree oil around your home and beyond. We’ve also included some handy recipes to help you.
This healthy creme brûlée recipe is perfect for a night for two or even for the whole family. The recipe is included below, as is a video to demonstrate just how easy it is.
Looking for homemade kitchen cleaners that are free of harmful chemicals but can still rid your kitchen of bacteria and germs? Here are 8 DIY recipes!
These homemade all-natural cleaning recipes will help you save money and avoid the nasty chemicals so often found in common cleaning products.
This crustless quiche recipe makes for a tasty, nutrient-dense, and protein-packed meal. It’s the kind of meal that you can vary and enjoy anytime!
Not so long ago, I discovered that you can make your own natural makeup at home. As it turns out, it’s not even that hard: it’s a DIY project that turns into a fun girls’ day for us. We are using mica powder, zinc oxide, and activated charcoal to make our own natural mascara, lip tints, and powders. Basically they are ground minerals that are naturally occurring in the earth. The bonus is that minerals can be beneficial to your skin.
Here’s how to make your own herbal bath tea. Herbal bathing with this recipe is perfect to help you relax so you can get to sleep easier (and stay asleep).
I’m often asked how I make essential oil roller bottles (which people call “potions” or “mixes” just as often). Here are tips so that you can make your own!
Ever make your own lip balm? One of my favorite ways to get great all natural lip balm is to make it myself…and thanks to the kit I discovered, that’s easier than ever.
Yes, you can avoid the nasty chemicals and treat and prevent bug bits naturally. Here’s how…and it’s not as hard as you might think!
It’s easy to make Father’s Day great for your hubby…here’s how our family is going to surprise my husband with a gift that he’s sure to remember.
Have you always wanted to make your own healthy homemade salad dressing? It’s as easy as 1-2-3 with this recipe for raspberry vinaigrette (plus 9 others).
If you’ve ever wondered how to make an herbal tincture, then this tutorial is for you! It’s easy to do and you may gain a new appreciation for tinctures.
There a number of different ways to flavor milk kefir: blending it with fruit, blending it with spices, and using it as a base for other foods, like salad dressings or chilled soup, which is common in Eastern European cuisine.
Here are a few of my favorite recipes for homemade natural cleaners. They’re quick and easy and SAFE for your family!
Here’s how you can make your own sunscreen…and have it as a safe, healthy, all natural alternative to what’s sold in stores.
Strawberry salsa is a healthy and nutritious…and let’s not forget nutritious!…way to celebrate the dearth of strawberries this time of year. Enjoy!
It’s easy to make your own natural skin care products and it’s also better for you. This will get you started with the basics and a few recipes.