We shared a post a while back for creating room fresheners naturally, there's other ideas and scents over on that post, but I wanted to share my go-to mixture when it comes to stovetop potpourri. It's super quick and easy and it smells like orange creamsicle is wafting through your house. It's also helpful to … Continue reading My Favourite Stovetop Potpourri.
Chemicals can be a scary thing. If you're anything like me, you're very careful what products you use at home. As natural mamas, we like to keep our babies and pets safe from harmful toxins. So I decided to come up with a list of DIY cleaning products, where you can find natural products online … Continue reading The Ultimate Roundup for Cleaning your Home, Naturally!
If Mountain Rose Herbs wasn't already awesome enough, they just launched a FREE e-book; Guide To Herbal Preparations that you can download as a PDF or flip through right on the main page! The information is really in-depth and the images are beautiful. I was pretty excited about this, and so I thought you probably would … Continue reading Guide To Herbal Preparations (FREE Mountain Rose Herbs eBook)
This Tutorial First Appeared on the Big Tiny Steps Blog. Mandi has kindly shared it here with us today. Ever since my family started the journey towards living a greener, more natural life we have been in love with the idea of growing our own food. Along with my desire to have less processed food … Continue reading Creating a Windowsill Herb Garden
I'm so excited to tell you all about this amazing product! Here's my beautiful Raspberry General Purpose Cloth from e-cloth! To use this cloth, all you need is water! This chemical free way to clean is revolutionary. This cloth kills 99% of bacteria trapping it in its fine microfiber. Just rinse with HOT water until wash day. Save … Continue reading e-cloth – a great product for chemical free cleaning. (& GIVEAWAY!)
These toilet fizzies add a fun spin on having to clean the toilet. 😉 They have antibacterial oils in them to help disinfect, while the 'bath bomb' ingredients fizz around the bowl helping to combat grime. WHAT YOU'LL NEED: 1/4 cup Citric Acid (you can add more to get more fizzing action) 1/2 cup Baking Soda … Continue reading DIY – Toilet Cleaning Fizzy Bombs
A natural cleaning spray from citrus ingredients *Guest Post* This article is contributed to The Herbal Healing Mama from Kathleen Crane who works for TenancyCleaning - Thank You Kathleen! Nowadays there is a diverse array of cleaning products that are suitable for cleaning your home, however, some people still prefer to use a home-made cleaning kit when they partake … Continue reading A Natural Cleaning Spray from Citrus Ingredients.
That's right! I call it Poop Spray! This quick and simple recipe for deodorizing bathroom spray is very effective & much safer than spraying around all those chemicals! 🙂 What You'll Need: Spray Bottle (I used a 120 ml) Distilled Water - Warmed Baking Soda (½ a tsp) (this is optional but helps to deodorize … Continue reading Cheap & Easy – DIY “Poop Spray” – All Natural.
I'll never buy dryer sheets again! This is such a better alternative! Chemical free dryer sheets for pennies! As some of you already know, many dryer sheets contain cancer causing chemicals. This just isn't good enough for my family + my son breaks out from the chemicals in laundry soap and dryer sheets. I wanted … Continue reading DIY – All Natural – Dryer Sheets
Citrus cleaners are so effective and versatile for cleaning so many different surfaces. I chose to use orange peels for this recipe. (But I also have made this with Lemon and it's awesome!) This would equal out to be the equivalent of your standard orange cleaner, for a fraction of the cost. + no nasty … Continue reading Citrus Peel Vinegar Spray Cleaner – DIY all natural