Most body scrubs are filled with toxic chemicals. Grrr…But wait! I do love a challenge, so this only meant one thing to me: I had to come up with my own detoxifying body scrub.
So you’re the DIY Queen with your natural, homemade skincare brews, huh? The next step is choosing safe containers that don’t contaminate your recipe!
Dandelion in my salad, in my saute pan, and in my tea…maybe even a little dandelion wine in my glass! Turns out I love the little dandelion-infused lotion bars I whipped up because they’re like lip balm for your hands. Just rub one between your hands and a thin layer melts off and coats your skin like a light lotion!
I can’t even count the number of times I’ve struggled with the arduous task of getting tree sap off my skin. But last night I wrestled the Mother of all sappy Christmas trees and for the first time ever, I won! In my world, Castile soap + baking soda = mad green cleaning awesomeness.
I’ve spent the last several years trying natural deodorants and only found a few almost get the job done. I gave in and created a homemade recipe instead!
It was 1:00a.m. when my oldest son, Kyle, came bursting through my bedroom door. A feeling of panic began to settle in, while visions of horrible possibilities swarmed my sleepy mind. Then I heard him… [Continue Reading]
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