DIY Jalapeno Coconut Oil Sore Muscle Rub Recipe

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. What should you do with a bumper crop of jalapenos in the garden? Well, after pickling them and making enough salsa for the neighborhood, I still found myself knee deep in peppers one summer. I couldn’t give them away anymore because my friends and family …

How to do a dry scalp treatment (and 3 awesome deep moisturizing recipes) - Scratch Mommy

How To Do A Dry Scalp Treatment (With 3 Deep Moisturizing DIY Recipes)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. The weather here in the midwest can be so finicky. One day it’s warm, then it’s freezing (like today)…brrrr. But the reality is, those warmer days are getting fewer and fewer and pretty soon there will be snow on the ground. Whether I like …

Allergy-Friendly Fruit Pizza Recipe {Dairy-Free, Grain-Free, Nut Free, No Refined Sugar}

Allergy Friendly Fruit Pizza Recipe {NO: grains, dairy, refined sugar, nuts!}

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. At this very moment, while I type this blog post, there are crumbs on my keyboard and blueberry juices on my face. Why? Because I can’t stop myself from eating every last bite of my latest yummy #fromscratch concoction- a delicious grain-free, dairy-free, refined …

DIY Healing Hand Salve for Garden Hands

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Confession time. I’m a #lifefromscratch kind of gal. I love to prepare nutritious, wholesome meals at home. I totally love all things DIY and I’ve experimented with making my own coconut flour and coconut milk, my own medicated lip balm and orange vanilla whipped …

Love coconut flour but don't love the price? Use coconut flakes to make homemade coconut milk and then use the leftover pulp to make homemade coconut flour. Simple and easy!

How to Make Homemade Coconut Flour

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Coconut oil, coconut butter, coconut flakes, coconut milk, coconut flour, oh my! It’s all coconut all the time, folks. It feels like the world has just discovered this brand new amazing thing in the last few years. It’s called the coconut! At one time, …

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. Let’s talk carrier oils and why they are a necessity 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 used pretty much any thing on my face, …

DIY Skincare Toolbox- Ingredients needed to start making your own skincare products

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Let’s Get You Started Creating DIY Natural Skincare Products Do you want to start creating our own skincare, but are unsure of where to start? I don’t blame you! It can be overwhelming. Scratch Mommy is here to help. Skincare is a big deal. Your skin absorbs …

The true flavors of fall come together perfectly for these maple roasted butternut stars. They are really easy to make and the kids love the fun shapes!

Maple Roasted Butternut Squash Stars

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Fall is upon us. Cool sweater weather. The smell of smoke rising from a flue…or from an evening campfire. Leaves the colors of the rainbow dance above my head and crunch below my feet. And fall food? Yummo! My Momma’s spicy chili, a crock …

DIY Pumpkin Lotion (...perhaps to 'spice' things up in the bedroom!??)

Does This Pumpkin Make You Horny? (a DIY pumpkin lotion tutorial)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. That got your attention, didn’t it? Want to really turn your man on? Put away the perfume and pick up the pumpkin. Huh!??? I recently read a study indicating that pumpkins make your man…well, ummm…excited. This study showed that the odor that most enhanced …