It's been a long hard Winter so let's jump into Spring with these 16 must have DIY's to celebrate Spring and all the wonderful things that come with it!

Jump Into Spring: 16 Must Have DIY’s to Celebrate Spring

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I think I can speak for everyone when I say this past Winter we had has been awful and long — it seemed like everyone and their mother got some sort of nasty sickness that never seemed to go away. But, thank goodness Spring …

Ultimate DIY Detoxing Salt Soak & Scrub

Ultimate DIY Detoxing Salt Soak & Scrub

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I love giving gifts. It is so nice to have the opportunity to think about what a loved one would like to receive. You know, what will make them ‘light up’ with joy? For me, DIY gifts are always a go-to. Shocker, I know…hehe. …

With a powerful combination of herbs and essential oils, this homemade muscle rub salve recipe is sure to help soothe your achy, tired, sore muscles!- Scratch Mommy

Homemade Muscle Rub Salve

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I’m so happy to be able to work part time from home while raising my little ones, but it seems to also come with a lot of muscle aches. On the days I’m with my kids I feel like I never sit down and my …

Ginger Chamomile Digestive Tea (a bitter tea to help you with digestion)- Scratch Mommy

A Bitter Tea Recipe To Help Aid Digestion

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. The summer season can be one of picnics, campouts, and potlucks…a season of food shared in large quantities at weddings, family reunions, and vacations. These are important moments in life and shouldn’t be avoided, however they can also wreak havoc on our digestive systems. …

DIY Eye Makeup Remover

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Everyone has a guilty pleasure. Some of the smartest people in my life watch some of the most ridiculous TV shows, some of the healthiest people I know have a soft spot for the occasional Krispy Kreme donut, and some of the most naturally …

Lotion Versus Butter: What's the difference (and which should you use)?- Scratch Mommy

Differences between body butters and body lotions (and which you should choose)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Ever wondered what the difference is between body butter and body lotion? Maybe you’re not sure which one to reach for with your skin type. And with so many DIY recipes and products available, which one do you need? Well, you are in the right …

Scratch Mommy's DeFunkifying DIY Deodorant Recipe. Only sweaty armpits need check out this bad girl (or you simply want an effective organic deodorant solution)

DeFunkifying DIY Deodorant – For sweaty armpits: Non-toxic & STILL no baking soda!

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Hey friend! It’s Jess, the original Scratch Mommy. Today I’m bringing you a new DIY skincare post..one that *many* of you have been requesting for quite some time… DeFunkifying DIY Deodorant for Sweaty Armpits! I apologize for the delay. The response to my previously …

Are your lips in pain from being chapped or sun burnt? Here's a SUPER SIMPLE, 3 ingredient DIY chapped lip remedy made with natural ingredients.

3 Ingredient DIY Chapped Lip Remedy

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. It’s really weird how becoming a mother changes your everything, and I’m not just talking about the normal things. I’m talking about your fears, your strengths, your weaknesses. If you asked me pre-Andrew if I considered myself shy and introverted, I’d say absolutely no! …

DIY Bug Block Bar - Avoid pesky summer bugs without nasty chemicals

DIY Moisturizing Bug Block Bar

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. When I step outside in the summer, you would think I had a sign on my back that reads, “all you can eat buffet.” Mosquitos love me, but I can’t say the feeling is mutual. Even when other people I was with weren’t bothered …