Using herbs for healing is a perfect and natural way to support the body's own natural wonder! Check out this tutorial on how to make a tincture.

How to Make a Tincture

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Let’s talk about one of my favorite topics…herbs! To be more specific, let’s talk about herbs for healing. I have been playing with herbs for about eight years now, and it seems with the more I learn, my desire to keeping researching grows stronger. …

Are your lips in pain from being chapped or sun burnt? Here's a SUPER SIMPLE, 3 ingredient DIY chapped lip remedy made with natural ingredients.

3 Ingredient DIY Chapped Lip Remedy

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. It’s really weird how becoming a mother changes your everything, and I’m not just talking about the normal things. I’m talking about your fears, your strengths, your weaknesses. If you asked me pre-Andrew if I considered myself shy and introverted, I’d say absolutely no! …

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 …

An herbal DIY scouring powder that is easy to make and super effective at cleaning!

Herbal DIY Scouring Powder

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. As a blogger I always have time to make everything from scratch, cook fantastic gluten free meals, and my house is always clean and smelling of DIY herbal cleaners. Okay, you may have guessed that statement isn’t exactly true. While mommies and bloggers try …

Natural laundry detergent that only takes 2 minutes to make!

2 Minute DIY Laundry Detergent

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. As we each take our own journey deeper into natural living, the thought of making things from scratch crosses our mind at some point in time. By creating home and beauty products from scratch, it allows us to take control of the ingredients that …

Blast the chlorine out of your water with these DIY chlorine-blasting bath bombs!

DIY Chlorine-Blasting Bath Bombs

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. There’s nothing like a relaxing bath at the end of a long day. Add Epsom salts, selected herbs, and essential oils and you can make your bath experience a detox one as well. (See Ultimate DIY Detoxing Salt Scrub & Soak.) Unfortunately, bathing is …

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Calendula Infused & Naturally Tinted Lip Balm DIY

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission.  I remember obsessively using and collecting lip gloss as a mature middle school student. My friends and I would swap colors, constantly pick out new selections, and we wouldn’t be caught without at least one lip gloss on our persons. Time hasn’t changed me …

Here is quite the success story about a special DIY Pregnancy Tea Recipe. Talk about two wildly different deliveries of babies! Learn how to make it here...

Soothing Pregnancy Tea Recipe

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Ok, mammas this is one for the books. (That means you need to save this one!) I mean you had me at soothing……and it can help during labor. Now I am sold! During my first pregnancy, I kind of winged it. You know, I …

DIY Sunscreen – Easy To Make (and why YOU need this recipe)!

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Confession: I have been sitting on this sunscreen recipe post (and not sharing it with all of you) for a loooong time. Whew! I feel better getting that out.  So, just exactly why have I been sitting on this post? Well, you know that …