‘Fix Pretty Much Anything’ Salve – A Healing DIY Salve

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Hello friends! Today I am sharing a crafty concoction that is utilized quite frequently in our home and will likely be a nice addition to yours, too. Today I bring you an easy to create, very powerful ‘fix pretty much anything’ salve. “Dramatic much?” …

Soothing Homemade Tea, Anyone…?

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. German Chamomile – What Can’t It Do!?? Welcome to Part Two of my gardening miniseries! If you missed part one (all about a beautiful, massive orange giant), click here to read it. Today I’d like to introduce you to a delicate white flower with a …

Calendula-Hula-Who!??? And why YOU should know.

Calendula-Hula-Who!?? (and why YOU should know)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Well, it looks as though old Punxsutawney Phil got it wrong this year. Where I’m located, I think that we are in for a late start to spring. Bummer. On a positive note, this gives me more time to get my garden seeds started inside, …

Jojoba, Coconut, and Almond Oils -- GIFTS!

Jojoba, Almond, & Coconut Oils – Gifts! (favorite carrier oils in a skincare series)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. First, I am so happy that you are following along in my weeklong skincare series! Second, I am so excited about today’s blog post. I hope that you are, too. Yesterday I wrote about my favorite base butter for body lotions and butters – …

Skincare 101

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. I did not create Scratch Mommy (.com) to write only about making food in my scratch kitchen. Oh no, I am making loads of things from scratch these days, just like my all-purpose cleaner, deodorant (with NO baking soda), bug repellent, dusting spray, and …

Ketchup – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. “Pass the ketchup, please.”    “Would you like some ketchup with your fries?”       “Ketchup on your burger, ma’am?” Yes, it’s true. We Americans like to put ketchup on everything – meat, vegetables, fruit…well, I haven’t seen that one yet, but I bet someone …