DIY Holiday Scented Pine Cone Diffusers

I love to walk in the doors and smell the faint smell of cinnamon and spices in my home. It makes me feel like the holidays are here when I smell such warm inviting spicy scents floating throughout my house. There are plenty of fabulous recipes out there that you can use to make the […]

Spring Cleaning Your Kids Toys…It’s Not As Daunting As It Seems!

I am sure every mama has experienced it, when you give your child a nice shiny new toy and instantly it is covered in mud/food/juice/slobber/poop, and all that you can do is sigh at the mess, because you know it’s not worth your time trying to immediately clean that no longer shiny new toy. I […]

Make Your Own Holiday Gifts: Peppermint Laundry Soap in a Jar

Yep. I know it sounds crazy, but it’s the gift that keeps on giving. Not only do you KNOW without a shadow of a doubt, that everyone needs laundry soap, you are giving them MUCH better homemade soap that is good for the environment and not toxic to you. Not only that, you can give […]

Make Your Own Holiday Gifts: Peppermint Lavender Soy Candles

Did you know that most of those candles that you buy at the store are just burning toxic fumes into the air that your family and visiting friends breath, in your home? Those toxic chemicals are called “VOCs” (Volatile Organic Compounds) and they have been linked to everything from cancer to fertility problems. I had […]

Make Your Own All Natural Dish Soap

After our dishwasher broke, we waited for a month for the maintenance crew to actually fix it. Long story short, it’s been 2 months and no one has come to fix our broken dishwasher. That’s ok! The hippy husband suggested that we wash our dishes by hand for a few months and see the difference […]