Homemade Bug Spray

Love being outdoors but hate getting bit by bugs? Here's a non-toxic, natural homemade alternative to those harmful store-bought bug repellents. The bonus is this DIY version works as well as [...]

Healthy Homemade Cereal

This delicious and healthy homemade cereal is a much healthier option to store bought cereals and tastes like a cross between Grape Nuts and Cracklin' Oat Bran.

Easy Homemade Deodorant

Eliminate toxins and stay clean and fresh with an affordable easy homemade deodorant. Best part is, you probably already have the ingredients in your pantry.

Homemade Baby Wipes

Never run out of baby wipes again! This quick and easy baby wipes recipe is so simple and won't break the bank. Grab those paper towels and let's go!

Bentonite Clay Toothpaste

Commercial toothpastes are filled with harmful ingredients, artificial colors and flavors. This toothpaste will leave your teeth "straight from the dentist" clean!

Get Sleep with Roman Chamomile

Not long ago, I was struggling with insomnia. I would feel exhausted, only to lay awake for hours, unable to sleep, no matter how many sheep I counted! The times I did fall asleep quickly, I [...]

DIY Household Cleaner

Who loves a clean house? I do! But I've learned that spraying chemicals and detergents in my home doesn’t always make it “clean”. My home isn't perfectly clean, it's lived in, loved in, and played in!

DIY Men’s Hair Pomade

One of the products I was startled by (and quite frankly had overlooked because I don't use it) was my husbands hair pomade. It scored a whopping 10 on EWG's scale of harmful chemicals. This DIY [...]

DIY Magnesium Oil

Magnesium oil can help reverse deficiencies, improve calcium absorption and promote great sleep. It's easy and inexpensive to make at home, we'll show you how!

Gift Giving Beautifully

Whatever the occasion, whatever the gift, it can be presented beautifully, with a few simple items from around the house. Learn a valuable lesson from my Mama: give. Give from your heart, give of [...]

DIY Lavender Pillow Spray

One of the easiest ways to use lavender essential oil for sleep is by making this simple pillow spray. Just a couple sprays on your pillows or linens is all it takes for sweet dreams.

Homemade Cool Whip

Now that we've established the reasons to never consume Cool Whip again...what do we when we need this light yet sturdy fluff for a recipe?

DIY Vapor Chest Rub

Making your own Vapor Chest Rub is easy and affordable, and won't put dangerous chemicals on your skin. A healthy solution this cold and flu season.

DIY Bar Soap

Making soap can seem like a feat, but with a few kitchen tools, some coconut oil and essential oils you’ll never buy soap again.

DIY Foaming Hand Soap

No more harmful ingredients from store bought soaps. Homemade foaming hand soap is quick and simple and will save your family money. The best part is you can mix and match your favorite scents [...]

Mosquito Bite Itch Relief

The mosquitoes were going post apocalypse on us as I frantically searched for the elusive spray. Those buggies laid into me 20 times before I could ward them off.

Soothing Skin Lotion

This lotion recipe is very versatile - you can customize it for anyone in the family and it’s made from just a few ingredients featuring beneficial essential oils.

DIY Natural Sunscreen

Now that I know about the dangers of what’s lurking in those store bought sunscreens, I’d have to say my girls were RIGHT to put up a fight.

DIY Coconut Milk

Coconut milk should never have more than two ingredients: coconut and water. Homemade coconut milk is a cinch to make! And I'm going to share three ways to Do.It.Yourself!

Healthy Change #16 – Time to DIY

For many, this is where the rubber meets the road to sticking out these "healthy changes". You may find buying organic or chemical free products is perfectly fine. But for others, the financial [...]