Homemade Body Wash – Naturally Soften Your Skin

When I posted about my homemade healing lotion a few months ago, I told you that I have horribly dry skin. I had seriously tried everything under the sun to keep it from drying out including every commercially made lotion I could find, but nothing worked. It wasn't until I … [Read more...]

Homemade Lavender Lemon All Purpose Cleaning Spray

Last year, our family went on a cleaning spree and I don't mean the kind that had us waging war against the dust bunnies with a duster sword. When we realized that cleaners and foods that are full of chemicals that made my chronic pain issues worse, we waged war on those products … [Read more...]

DIY Liquid Hand Soap

I don't know if I've ever told you, but I have this burning, never ending love for a household product. I absolutely adore Castile soap. I use it every single day in our home in everything from my homemade shave cream, my homemade dishwasher detergent, to my DIY Coconut Shampoo … [Read more...]

DIY Stress Relief Bath Soak

I adore my family, but Lord Almighty, some days. I don't think I even need to finish that because I'm pretty positive that most of you could finish it for me. For days where its a "some day," there's nothing more that I love than to climb in a hot bath with a relaxing soak to … [Read more...]

Homemade Anti-Bacterial Ointment

Once upon a Saturday, just a couple of months ago, my Emma grabbed her spiffy new 10 speed (that she bought herself I might add...yay!) and started riding on the street in front of our house. As she was riding, she came across a small/medium cardboard box in the middle of the … [Read more...]

How to Earn Extra Money from Living a Natural Lifestyle

Could you use extra money? Let's face it. I think we all could. It can be hard to figure out a way to earn money from home when you are stressed and worrying about your budget. Your mind is usually elsewhere and you may not be thinking clearly because you're so stressed. If you … [Read more...]

Homemade Natural Cold Remedy Shower Tablets

My family suffers from severe allergies several times a year. Add to that the yearly seasonal colds and such, life can be pretty miserable at our house during certain seasons. When I realized how much we were spending on allergy relief and cold remedies, I knew I had to come up … [Read more...]

DIY Snowman Candle

Christmas and winter for me is the season of the Snowman. Why? Because I adore them and in my mind, I can't have enough to decorate my home with (although yes, I do put a damper on myself to keep myself from having a collection that is too big). This adorable craft I just had to … [Read more...]

DIY Snowman Earrings

I adore snowmen so much that I've had a snowman collection since 2008. I have snowmen candles, snowmen knick-knacks and more that all come out during the Christmas season. The one thing I didn't have though was a pair of cute snowman earrings. Now that isn't an issue and I have … [Read more...]

DIY Wine Cork Keychains

Once upon a time, my budget was so tight that I couldn't afford to do much of anything for anyone at Christmas. That was the year that I learned the beauty of DIY Christmas gifts. Through the years, I've used that lesson about how great they can be to expand my knowledge of … [Read more...]