DIY Detangling Spray (Perfect for sensitive heads)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. At the age of four, if you would have asked anyone in my family what they thought I would be when I grew up, without a doubt they would have replied with a resounding HAIR STYLIST! Why? Well because by the age of four, …

Making your own DIY baby wipe spray not only saves you tons of money, it saves your baby's skin from being exposed to harsh toxins that irritate their skin.

DIY Baby Wipe Spray

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. When I became pregnant with my first child I was already living a #lifefromscratch. I ate organic nourishing food, used clean beauty products, and DIY’d many of my home cleaning supplies. So, naturally I was concerned about anything and everything I was going to …

Cooking beans from scratch is not only tasty and better for you, it saves you money AAANNND it's easy with the method I've shared. Check it out!

Cooking Beans From Scratch 101

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Within the past several years I have been on a journey — a journey that includes living with intention. I evaluated my life and I wanted something better, not only for myself, but for my family. Living in the Pacific Northwest provided a blank …

Ditch the toxic mouthwash for this easy peasy DIY mouthwash for fresh breath and healthy gums. Made with a few simple ingredients, you can whip it up in a minute.

DIY Mouthwash for Fresh Breath and Healthy Gums

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. If you would have told me five years ago that I would be a full-fledged DIY chick, I would have told you that you were crazier than a football bat — I’m a girl who’s easily distracted by flashy packaging. I also really appreciate …

This DIY healing boo-boo balm is simple and easy to make. On a tight budget? There's a frugal recipe option so you can still enjoy a homemade non-toxic balm.

DIY Healing Boo-Boo Balm with Frugal Recipe Option

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. While many people see the new year as a fresh start, until this year it was always the end of summer for me. A new year, heading back to school, meant that I could cast aside the bad habits of summer and get back …

Wouldn't you like to have a truly safe product effective enough to clean your bathroom, yet gentle enough to clean your face? This DIY face wash recipe is it!

DIY Face Wash Recipe (using the same soap you use to clean your bathroom)!

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Yes, you did read that correctly! Today I’m bringing you a super simple (and effective!) DIY face wash recipe. …and yes, I use the same main ingredient in this face wash not only to clean my bathroom, but also to wash my laundry, clean my …

Learn how to make a hydrating winter body scrub out of healthy ingredients that will exfoliate, nurture, and moisturize your dry winter skin.

Hydrating Winter Body Scrub

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. With the start of the new year comes our plans to recalibrate ourselves and either refocus on, expand, or start our healthy living routines. In fact, the new year is the perfect time to make a decision to no longer use toxic products in …

How to make DIY Aromatherapy Candles for an easy handmade gift. Also a list of essential oils and their aromatherapy benefits.

How to make DIY Aromatherapy Candles

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Did you know that DIY Aromatherapy Candles are easy to make and are an inexpensive gift? I love candles! They really change the mood. The flicker of light and scent wafting through the air can be really calming. Making your own candles can be …

This Easy DIY Blender Face Mask leaves you with radiant moisturized skin. Contains Avocado, avocado seed, honey, oatmeal, banana and lavender.

DIY Blender Face Mask for Radiant Moisturized Skin

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. This is me with my daughter Bella. She is creative, kind hearted, caring, sensitive, stubborn, empathetic, smart, and loves animals almost more than anything else in the whole wide world (except for Mommy, Daddy and her brother, Adam). She is beautiful inside and out and …

You’d be surprised by the little ways you can adjust your life to be more self-sufficient and sustainable, which manifests into a permaculture home.

Creating a Permaculture Home

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I first learned about permaculture about 10 years ago when I made a trip out to Bohdi Creek Farm, a Permaculture site in Washington State, near the North Cascades. Our friends Alan and Tricia introduced my husband Andrew and I to this way of …