Learn How to Make the Best DIY Foaming Hand Soap

Learn How to Make the Best DIY Foaming Hand Soap

This DIY foaming hand soap is easy to make, inexpensive, and effective! Follow these simple steps to make this homemade foaming hand soap! I’ve made hard bar soap, liquid soap, glycerin soap, and hot process soap, but DIY foaming hand soap always eluded me. Either it was very expensive to buy, or I’d either get […]

DIY Essential Oil Reed Diffuser Oil Blend Recipes

DIY Essential Oil Reed Diffuser Oil Blend Recipes

Don’t buy expensive essential oil reed diffuser oil blends that contain chemical agents. Make your own blends and use chopsticks as reeds! I love the fresh scents that essential oils can give you. But some applications aren’t practical.  Candles present their own problems (open flames, chemicals, VOCs), and air freshener gels and sprays have who […]

12 Ways To Lighten & Highlight Your Hair Naturally

12 Ways To Lighten & Highlight Your Hair Naturally

Learn how to lighten hair naturally (and add highlights naturally) at home. Using natural hair lightener saves money and keeps hair healthier! Last year I wrote an article on how to color hair naturally with homemade herbal hair dyes. Also, my sister Karyn, who naturally colors her hair often, recently asked if I could do natural highlights. So I […]

The Best Fizzing & Spinning DIY Bath Bomb Recipe

The Best Fizzing & Spinning DIY Bath Bomb Recipe

Our bath bomb recipe makes bombs that fizz, color the water, and spin! Learn how to make your DIY bath bombs spin too, it’s much more fun! I’ve made (and sold) more homemade bath bombs using this bath bomb recipe in the past six months than in the past 10 years. Everyone wants something different, but […]

Learn How to Make Great Goat Milk Soap At Home

Learn How to Make Great Goat Milk Soap At Home

This goat milk soap recipe yields soap that is great for your skin! It works with other milk types too so follow the recipe and get started. Goat Milk Soap Recipe Since I’ve written other articles on soap making, I’ve been asked many times, “How do you make milk-based soaps?” While there are a few […]

6 Ways To Help Your Cold Process Soap Cure Faster

6 Ways To Help Your Cold Process Soap Cure Faster

Curing soap takes awhile and can test your patience. The good news is there are a few things you can do to speed up the curing process. One of the worst things about making cold process soap is waiting for it to cure. This can take from 4-6 weeks, sometimes more, depending on the recipe […]

A Natural DIY Feminine Wash (Homemade Douche)

A Natural DIY Feminine Wash (Homemade Douche)

This is an all-natural DIY feminine wash (homemade douche). Some name brands claim to be natural, but upon closer examination, they’re not. Safe Ingredients for a Homemade Douche Vinegar will kill any bacteria and help keep the vagina at the proper pH. Chamomile tea makes a great gentle cleanser with mild antibacterial properties. Slippery elm […]

Natural, Immune-Boosting Homemade Cough Drops

Natural, Immune-Boosting Homemade Cough Drops

Homemade cough drops are great because you can make them your favorite flavor and even add immune-boosting herbs during cold and flu season. When cough lingers at the end of an illness, it’s no fun. But there are ways to help soothe your throat naturally. These homemade cough drops are a great solution! Best Herbs […]

How to Clean Stainless Steel with Homemade Cleaners

How to Clean Stainless Steel with Homemade Cleaners

Learn how to clean stainless steel with homemade cleaners. Included are both light and heavy-duty homemade stainless steel cleaner recipes. Cleaning Stainless Steel When our old refrigerator developed a leak in the gasket, our landlords decided to get a new one that was more energy efficient. This new one has a stainless steel front that […]

How to Make A Brazilian Clay Eyeshadow Palette

How to Make A Brazilian Clay Eyeshadow Palette

I learned how to make eyeshadow because big name brands are so unnatural, and the natural brands were too expensive. This DIY eyeshadow turned out amazing! There is nothing more fun than making your own makeup. Experimenting with colors, ingredients, and styles is a great way to develop your own custom makeup. I have been […]