7 Quick & Easy DIY Natural Gifts

7 Quick & Easy DIY Natural Gifts

When we decided to be more intentional about our gift-giving, my husband I made some big changes around Christmas. Rather than buying several gifts for our kids, we lowered the amount we got and even hand made some. We extended the hand crafted goodness to our...
DIY Lavender Cardamom Bath Salts

DIY Lavender Cardamom Bath Salts

Raise your hand if you love steaming hot baths with delicious essential oils and mineral-rich salts. Yeah, my hand just shot straight up. I love baths. In fact, that’s the main reason I’m now a huge fan of cold weather – as soon as the temperature...
DIY Herbal Infusion for Stressed Moms

DIY Herbal Infusion for Stressed Moms

As I was talking to my friend one day, the conversation turned to how we handle stress. A fellow mom of four children, my friend admitted that she often gets stressed out with the craziness that can accompany having a bunch of kids to care for. “Oh yes, I said....
Kid-Approved Homemade Cough Syrup

Kid-Approved Homemade Cough Syrup

Today’s post comes from Jamie, our newest contributor. You can find her at Aspiring Natural Mommy. This time of year has my family a little crazy. Between the end of the year rush with schooling, dance recitals (and the required rehearsals for 5 different dance...
How To Filter Beeswax

How To Filter Beeswax

Today’s post comes from our newest contributor – Emalee of Tree Huggin’ Homemaker. I love DIY projects, don’t you? I usually opt for homemade things because I enjoy the process of creating and also as a way to save money. I’ve found that...
Homemade Natural Mouthwash

Homemade Natural Mouthwash

I was making out the grocery list recently and noticed that my oversized bottle of store-bought mouthwash (begins with Sc…) was nearly empty. Now, I buy this particular brand because I know for sure it is gluten-free. Photo credit: Meagan of Growing Up Herbal (please...