Meet our very talented homesteading contributors for the re-birth of Scratch Mommy!

Introducing Our Homesteading Contributors

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. As the Editor in Chief and Editor of the homesteading section of Scratch Mommy, I am so thrilled to be creating content with such an amazing team of writers. The homesteading section will be a devoted space to talk all things self-sufficiency… no matter how much space …

Come discover our 5 must haves for your essential oil starter kit (and learn how to use them)!- Scratch Mommy

5 Must Haves For Your Essential Oil Starter Kit

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. My first introduction with essential oils happened late at night on a university campus. A friend sat next to me on a park bench in the dark where I complained to him of constant headaches. He was quick to respond with a tiny bottle of a …

Learn Our Favorite 6 Natural Dandruff Treatments (that actually work)!- Scratch Mommy

Natural Dandruff Treatments

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. No one likes an itchy scalp, but for some, this inconvenience can become embarrassing and painful. There’s no shortage of dandruff shampoos, but if you’re looking for a more natural option, then give these natural treatments for dandruff a go. They’ll help soothe an …

DIY Dryer Sheets (easier than you might think, with only 2 ingredients!)- Scratch Mommy

DIY Dryer Sheets (only 2 ingredients!)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I despise laundry. As you may already know (from this gingerbread pancake recipe and this slow cooker buffalo chicken sandwich recipe) I love to cook. But I really do not enjoying doing the laundry. I know we need clean clothes and I sure don’t …

7 ways to decrease allergens inside your home- Scratch Mommy

7 Ways To Allergen Proof Your Home

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. There was once a time when I didn’t even think about allergens in my home. Of course, spring would come and I’d deal with seasonal allergies, but that all had to do with the great outdoors so I didn’t think about inside my home. …

DIY Moisturizing Facial Scrub Recipe - Such a fabulous a treat for your face! - Scratch Mommy

DIY Moisturizing Facial Scrub

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Day and night, every day of the year, our skin takes a beating. We pull, tug, stretch. It deals with the cold, the heat, the rain, and the sweat. We pile on the cosmetics and lotions and creams (hopefully the all-natural ones), wash it …

How to do a dry scalp treatment (and 3 awesome deep moisturizing recipes) - Scratch Mommy

How To Do A Dry Scalp Treatment (With 3 Deep Moisturizing DIY Recipes)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. The weather here in the midwest can be so finicky. One day it’s warm, then it’s freezing (like today)…brrrr. But the reality is, those warmer days are getting fewer and fewer and pretty soon there will be snow on the ground. Whether I like …