Raw cocoa butter...why and how to use it. Learn more in this post!

Why Should You Use Cocoa Butter? It’s UhMaaaZing!

Hello friend! Today is day three of my weeklong series in healthy skincare. Thanks for following along! ­čÖé In post #1 we brushed up on the basics of our skin and in post #2 we learned about things we should always (without a doubt) avoid in our skincare products. Today, let’s think positively and begin our discovery of what makes …

Skincare 101

I did not create Scratch Mommy (.com) to write only about making food in my scratch kitchen. Oh no, I am making loads of things from scratch these days, just like my all-purpose cleaner, deodorant (with NO baking soda), bug repellent, dusting spray, and more.

This Stuff Will Make You Want To Clean Your Home’s Surfaces!

(Says the Mommy who’s actually pretty horrible at maintaining a clean home). Ha! In all seriousness, if you have been following my blog you know that I am on a mission. This mission is to eliminate as many pesticides, chemicals, and other artificial ingredients from my household as possible. I’ve endured horrific eczema my entire life, yet I had never …

Have an itch?

Let’s scratch it! Well, we certainly don’t want to scratch all of our itches…not the ones on our bodies, anyway. Especially those pesky dry skin, eczema, or psoriasis spots that annoyingly pop up at the most inopportune times. HOWEVER, if you have an itch to create, those are itches that we will scratch!