Three Step Simple Stir Fry Recipe

How to Make a Stir Fry in Three Simple Steps

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Back-to-school time is upon us, and for most of us that means a return to a super busy schedule. Even though we all desperately want to provide our families with home-cooked, nutritious meals, that seems to fall by the wayside when we’re struggling to …

DIY Edible Facial Mask Recipes for All Skin Types

DIY Edible Facial Mask Recipes for All Skin Types

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Oh, this mama could use a spa day! One blissful day filled with hot stone massages, a pedicure with a side of champagne, and a facial that leaves my face radiant, smooth as a baby’s bottom, and brighter than it was before I had …

DIY Flea And Tick Repellent: A Powder Recipe For Dogs (Organic, Natural, Non-Toxic, Effective)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Hey friend, it’s Jess…the original Scratch Mommy. I am SO excited to share this DIY recipe with you today. I’m sure many of you are dog lovers and have been searching for the best and most effective non-toxic DIY flea and tick repellent solution. Well, THIS …

6 Steps to a DIY At-Home Facial for when that "me time" pops up!

Six Steps to a DIY At-Home Facial

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Most of us are moms here, so I am sure you can relate that “me time” is pretty slim pickings. Between changing diapers, cooking from scratch, work, and scrubbing counter tops I am left with about 1.5 minutes devoted entirely to myself….man how I …

Feeling frustrated or stressed? Learn how to make essential oil blends for personal inhalers so you can inhale uplifting and calming oils using Rivertree Life's inhalers.

How to Make Essential Oil Blends for Personal Inhalers (plus a COUPON code!)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. We’ve all had those moments; The days when it seems like nothing goes right. You sleep through your alarm and start the day in a rush. You can only find left socks, of course no right ones, while getting the kids ready for school. …

Learning how to brew kombucha is actually easier than it sounds and once you start, you'll be hooked. Goodbye $4 kombucha bottles!

How To Brew Kombucha and Add Flavors

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Anyone who has ever been to the store Whole Foods has seen their iconic display of brightly colored kombucha gracing the checkout lanes. You can get flavors like ginger pomegranate, blueberry chia seed, or grapefruit. The price tag always gives me a bit of …

My homemade Febreze® spray is just a few ingredients and it's totally effective at eliminating all kinds of odors

Homemade Febreze® Spray

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Confession time: Before I began my #LifeFromScratch, you could come into my home at any given time and find a vast array of beautifully scented, chemical-filled candles, sprays, and cleaners. I was a complete sucker for all things filled with artificial fragrance. But the …

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, …

Homemade hummus is incredibly easy to make at home. Doing this eliminates the use of BPA-lined cans and weird unnecessary ingredients. Plus, it saves you money!

How to Make Homemade Hummus (Basic Recipe)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. In my continued quest for urban homesteading, foods made from scratch fit nicely into the equation. The more real, unprocessed food I can provide my family, the better Today I am sharing about some homemade hummus I am now adding to my cache of …