Carrier oils are a necessity for making your own natural body and skincare products, but do you know how to use them? Check out this in-depth post on how to choose carrier oils.

How To Choose Carrier Oils

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. *Guest post via Amanda Lopes How to choose carrier oils: Let’s talk carrier oils and why they’re necessities in a #LifeFromScratch skin and body care routine, as well as in homemade skin and body care items. Before I began my journey in earnest, I …

DIY Lavender Yoga Mat Spray great for counter tops too!

DIY Lavender Yoga Mat Spray

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Hi Scratch Mommy Readers! My name is Crystal Allen and I’m the DIY editor for the new Scratch Mommy e-magazine that will be launching later this month! I’m popping in today to share with you one of my favorite posts from my blog, Sew …

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Nourishing DIY Hair Oil…no more dry, brittle hair!

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. You may have caught wind that I do not wash my hair that often. No…I do not stink, and yes…I feel as though my hair is much more healthy by NOT washing it everyday. Our hair needs a protective coating of natural oil to …

DIY Acne Fighting Toner

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. There I was, sitting on my bed crying, feeling stuck, and frustrated. I was feeling sorry for myself and not knowing where to go… I just knew I had to make a change. You see I had managed to get through the teen years …

The Perfect Crunchy Stocking Stuffer for Moms

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I love filling stockings for loved ones, yet each year I find it more difficult to find the right thing for the right person. Being original and tailoring stockings to items that embrace one’s personality is my goal. For me, a Christmas stocking should …

This DIY sunburn salve is really easy to make and only contains a few ingredients that you most likely already have.

DIY Sunburn Salve

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. While much of summer has already passed, the hot and sticky days of August still lay ahead as do the dog days of early fall with their hot days and cool nights. There are still many opportunities for afternoons and weekends at the pool …

Need a natural remedy for poison ivy? This herbal DIY poison ivy remedy contains healing weeds like jewelweed and plaintain, along with essential oils.

An Herbal DIY Poison Ivy Remedy

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I don’t get poison ivy. In fact, one time, I was dared to rub it all over my arms to prove that I didn’t get it…and I didn’t! (Phew) However, my husband gets it…horribly. One time he had it so bad, that we had …

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Stinky Feet…Be Gone! (DIY Foot Deodorant Powder Recipe)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. You must be reading this blog post with someone else in mind. Maybe your lover has stinky feet? …no!?? Possibly it’s your teenage son (they can stink up a pair of sneakers in no time flat)? …no!?? A friend! Yeah, that’s it!! …no!?? Perhaps, …

Monthly Blog Love – April

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Happy May! They say that, “April showers bring May flowers.” Did you get your April showers for your May flowers? I have quite a few lovelies in bloom right now and my garden is moving right along. My son, Oliver, was out and about …

Herbal Hair Detangler

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