DIY Garbage Disposal Cleaning and Deodorizing Tabs

These DIY garbage disposal cleaning tabs are easy to make and even easier to use. They work well to clean and deodorize your garbage disposal naturally. Until a few years ago, I had never lived in a house with a garbage disposal. Believe it or not, I actually did not use mine for quite some […]

DIY Rainbow Suncatchers Made with Natural Beads

Crafting is one of my family’s favorite activities. We love making crafts from natural materials and these DIY rainbow suncatchers are one of our best! Tip: check out our other DIY natural craft ideas. Why Natural Beads? Most craft beads are plastic, which means they never break down. While they are cheap, they are not […]

Four High Producing Vegetables for Small Gardens

Want to garden BIG in a SMALL space? These 4 easy vegetables to grow are perfect. They yield a big harvest in small spaces and will feed your family well. As much as I would like to live in the country with many acres, that’s a dream I’m saving up for! Currently, we have the […]

List of 5 Essential Oils to Support Respiratory Health

These five respiratory supporting essential oils belong in every natural medicine toolbox. Today we’ll learn safety, usage, and blending tips for each oil. Every year, my family typically comes down with about three respiratory bugs. Normally it starts with my school-aged son, then travels to our littlest and finally to my husband and myself. After […]

How to Store Vegetables & Fruit So They Last Longer

Learn how to store vegetables and fruit so they last longer. Following these simple storage rules will help maximize the life and freshness of your produce. There is nothing better than farm market season. Each week I head to one or two farmer’s markets for the week’s freshest finds. Occasionally I will buy some super […]

A Natural Garbage Disposal Cleaner and Deodorizer

I recently created this natural garbage disposal cleaner and deodorizer recipe to freshen my stinky garbage disposal. It is all-natural and it works great! Make Natural Garbage Disposal Cleaner I have never lived in a home with a garbage disposal until recently. For the first few months of living in our new home, I completely […]

Homemade Wipes For Your Hand Bag, So Many Uses!

These homemade wipes will work on a variety of surfaces, not just shopping carts! I use these DIY wipes in public restrooms, in the car, at home, and more. Homemade Wipes: Great for Many Uses! Tip: also check out our homemade baby wipes! February at the grocery store means germs everywhere! From shopping carts to […]

Homemade Sanitizer Spray: Cleaning Toys Naturally

This homemade sanitizer spray is what I use for everyday cleaning and sanitizing so we keep a big bottle on hand. It’s natural, safe, and works very well! A Homemade Sanitizer Spray! Before I had children I was a preschool teacher. It was one of my favorite jobs because I was able to spend all […]

A Fun and Beautiful Rainbow Whipped Body Butter

This rainbow body butter is not simple but it is fun to make and, because of the beautiful colors, is both skin-soothing and eye-catching. Enjoy making it! Soothing Dry Winter Skin Body butters are such a wonderful way to soothe dry winter skin. I love using body butter after I get out of the shower […]

Elderberry Gummies Recipe with a Vegan Option

This easy to make elderberry gummies recipe is vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, and delicious! Kids and adults both love these little immune-boosting treats. Why Make Elderberry Gummies? No one likes to eat a spoon full of syrup. Elderberry gummies are a simple, easy way to introduce Elderberry syrup to my kids. Even my toddler eats them! […]