Henna Hair Dye Tutorial – All Natural, Safe and Healthy

I’ve been using this safe and natural hair color for years and have been very happy with it! Here are my tips and tricks on how to make the process easy, effective and simple. It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that chemical hair dye isn’t exactly safe or healthy, right? Right. (Check out […]

Homemade Tooth Whitening Powder

Tooth powder. You read that right! It’s time to ditch your traditional toothpaste and enjoy the benefits of using a powder to brush your teeth and, thankfully, it’s not as strange as it sounds.  This simple recipe has added ingredients to help keep those teeth pearly white as well! Ditch the Paste I have been using […]

Easy Creamy Cashew Milk

If you have a dairy intolerance and are missing milk, then you’ll want to try this creamy and delicious alternative – cashew milk! It’s very easy to make at home yourself. Making the switch?  Read your labels. Cashew milk and almond milk are extremely popular these days and can be found at almost any grocery store.  Something that was […]

DIY Whipped Tallow Balm – for Smooth Skin

A recipe for an all-natural, super soothing and creamy homemade tallow balm so you can have buttery, smooth skin! Season change can be signified by several things.  Falling leaves, cooler temperatures, pumpkin spice everything and dry skin.  Inevitably my skin lets me know that winter is on it’s way.  I have never been big on lotions but […]

DIY Facial Toner with Apple Cider Vinegar and Essential Oils

Are you worried about the ingredients in your skin toner and would like a natural, inexpensive and EASY option? Then this recipe is for YOU! Pamper your skin with ingredients found in nature – like apple cider vinegar and essential oils! As I’m halfway through my thirtieth year of life I’ve finally come to the point where […]

DIY Fridge Freshener – Natural and Easy!

A recipe to make an easy and effective fridge freshener! Perfect for a real-food household that buys a lot of produce. It’s also frugal and 100% pure and natural! Real Food Fridges Can Have a STANK What is that smell?  Where is it coming from? You know what I’m talking about.  That funky, musty odor that […]

Homemade Youthful Glow Sugar Scrub – Natural and Easy

A recipe for a quick and easy sugar scrub recipe using olive, jojoba and tamanu oils, plus essential oils like lavender, frankincense and grapefruit to make a gentle, moisturizing way to wash your face and exfoliate! Our skin takes a beating. Especially the skin on our faces which can show the tell tale signs of […]

How To Make Ghee – Easy Tutorial

Ever heard of ghee? If you haven’t, it might sound like some strange baby word, but it’s actually a healthy and versatile cooking fat that is super easy to make yourself at home! It has the benefits of butter without the casein and protein that aggravate many digestive systems. It’s also-known-as clarified butter. I suppose you could say […]

How to Make Easy and Healing Bone Broth

Bone broth is one of the most nourishing and nutritious real foods you can make – full of the vitamins and minerals from the bones of animals, it provides nourishment we seldom get in conventional diets. Here is a very easy, slow cooker version that anyone can make! If you’re into real food, you’ve most likely […]

Craft: Yarn Bomb an Oatmeal Container {tutorial}

About two months ago, we switched to using only cloth paper towels (check out how else we use cloth instead of paper products on my Green Homemaking page), and I decided I needed a pretty container in which to hold them so I could proudly display it on the countertop (and encourage us to use […]