Homemade Garlic-Mint Garden Insect Spray (that really works!!)

Keep your garden pest-free with this amazing garden insect spray by Jami from anoregoncottage.com. This DIY concoction is super easy to make and uses easy-to-find (or grow) ingredients. Is this stuff a miracle worker, or what? Find out at anoregoncottage.com here… Garlic-Mint Garden Insect Spray

Crafting A Natural Bug Repellent With Essential Oils

Bugs bothering you this summer? No matter whether it be gnats, hose flies, ticks or mosquitoes, HerbalAcademyOfNE.com have a bug repellent for you! Different bugs are repelled by different essential oils and you can make a bug repellent that’s designed just for you! To see which bugs hate which oils and some recipes for making […]

How to Make Homemade Lemon Eucalyptus Toilet Bombs

These are like bath bombs for your toilet. Marie’s recipe uses washing soda, lemon essential oil, eucalyptus essential oil and several other ingredients. She explains how to mix the ingredients and form the rounded toilet bombs. After they dry, you can drop 1 or 2 into the toilet and let them fizz away. Then you […]

50 Aromatic Essential Oil Recipes You’ve Got To Try In Your Diffuser

Diffusing essential oils is one of the best ways to enjoy the scent of the oil and benefit from its properties. You can add a single oil to your diffuse, or you can add a number of different oils, creating a diffused essential oil blend. In this article, Janice shares 50 different essential oil recipes […]

How to Make Natural Dyes With Leftover Fruits and Vegetables

This is a creative and fun idea. Sarah explains how to make natural dyes out of beet skins, onion skins, red cabbage leaves, spinach and orange peels. She shares the different colors that various fruit and veggies produce. Then she includes the step-by-step process of making the different dyes. Finally she explains one additional step […]

Keep Your Faucets Shiny and Free from Water Spots Longer with This Trick!

Courtenay has a terrific and surprising  tip that will keep your chrome and metal faucets shiny and free from water spots longer. It’s an amazingly easy tip. You probably already have the one thing you need to make this tip happen. To find out what this neat little cleaning trick is, visit creeklinehouse.com here… Keep […]

Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipe – Non Toxic

Homemade cleaning supplies are easy to make, they don’t contain any toxic ingredients, and they are much cheaper than commercial products.  Best of all ~ they work just as well and often better than commercial products. This is a recipe by Sara of My Merry Messy Life for a Non toxic, Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner […]

DIY Aromatherapy Playdough

What kid doesn’t like playing around with playdough? It’s colorful, engaging, squidgy and lets their imagination run wild. Instead of buying it by the bucket load, why not make it at home…here is a simple to follow DIY that even the kids can get involved with. Head over to Theprairiehomestead.com for all the details…. DIY Aromatherapy […]

How to Make Milk Soap from Scratch

In this article, Jan explains how to make soap milk from scratch. You can use milk from cows, goats, coconuts, almonds etc. Since milk contains sugar, the challenge is to prevent the sugars from scorching when combined with lye. Jan shares a neat way to avoid scorching the milk. For the full recipe and tutorial […]

Bye, Bye Bugs! Healthy Bug Spray That Works!

DEET, the active ingredient in most commercially available bug sprays, is so poisonous that even the Environmental Protection Agency suggest rubbing it off your skin when you return indoors, avoid breathing it in and spraying it on your face. Instead of harmful DEET repellents, try making this natural, healthy and highly effective bug spray to […]