10 tips for how to have a modern hippie Christmas- sticking to your morals and way of living without giving into consumerism.

10 Tips For How To Have a Modern Hippie Holidays

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. What is a Modern Hippie? Well, a Modern Hippie is me, and most likely you too if you’re on this blog. A Modern Hippie wears homemade deodorant, can explain why bone broth is a super food, and is conscious of the environment and sustainable …

Non-Toy Gifts For Your Loved Ones

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. This Christmas our family is adopting the idea of buying less and giving more, an Advent conspiracy if you will. We are choosing to purchase intentionally, boycotting big box retailers, and supporting small businesses. Part of my goal for this season is to focus …

Give the gardener in your life something that says "Thanks for all the yummy homegrown food" this season with these 8 fabulous gifts for the gardener.

8 Gifts for the Gardener in Your Life

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. December is upon us and that means the Holidays are literally just around the corner. I would love to spend this time of year sipping hot chocolate by my tree, but instead I often find myself at the mall or staring at my computer …

Check out this tutorial on how to make gingerbread house dough from scratch plus some healthier alternatives to decorating your house with.

How to Make Gingerbread House Dough from Scratch

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Let’s see how many of you remember this complicated recipe from your childhood: Take 6 graham crackers, glue them onto a clean milk carton with royal icing, decorate, let dry, and eat. If you do, maybe you went to elementary school with me. I …

Scratch Mommy wants to help you countdown to the holidays with DIY New Year Countdown Calendar and a DIY Christmas Advent Calendar tutorials.

DIY New Year Countdown Calendar and DIY Christmas Advent Calendar Tutorials

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Let the countdown begin… Ah, the excitement and beauty of the Holidays! Every day more and more decorations go up. There are beautifully sparkling lights on the houses, both inside and out. And the look of wonder and amazement in our children’s faces is …

27 Crunchy Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas (All Under $25)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Ahh, Christmas. The time of year that you receive things in your stocking that you really wish you didn’t. Come on, I seriously can’t be the only person that dislikes stocking stuffer gifts — they are so, worthless. Okay, maybe not all of them …

Wondering what to make with all of your junk mail? Create beautiful DIY Handmade Paper for one of a kind cards, stationary & gift wrap.

Tutorial- Turn Junk Mail Into Beautiful DIY Handmade Paper

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Scratch Mommy… taking junk mail to a WHOLE new level! Handmade paper– we’ve all admired it, thought how pretty it was and thought “I could probably do that.” Thinking and doing are two different things. Making your own handmade paper puts you into one of …