Easy DIY Nursery Wall Art {free tutorial}

While I was eight months pregnant with squirt blossom, Grayson, my husband took Gabriel to see his parents for a week (I was too preggo to travel). It was fantastic – I had a WHOLE week to myself! I went to town decorating Grayson’s nursery – sewing, cutting, and painting. I love simple, cheap decorating […]

Homemade Organic Lotion – A Recipe & Free Printable

Here is a recipe for a organic, all-natural, non-toxic lotion and body butter that you’re sure to love! It’s easy to make and even give as a gift. A few months ago, I wrote about a body butter I had made from a recipe I had found at another site. And while I have really liked the […]

Homemade Diaper Rash Cream – Natural & Non-Toxic

Here is one homemade diaper rash cream that seriously works – and it’s 100% all natural, organic and pure luxury for sweet little bums. I have always been a huge fan of Desitin, well, since becoming a parent three years ago, that is. That stuff just plain WORKS. We started off using Boudreaux’s Butt Paste, but […]

DIY Wool Dryer Balls (From Wool Roving)

Wool dryer balls are easy to make and provide a green, chemical-free and safe alternative to fabric softener sheets. Add some drops of essential oils for fragrance, and you’ll never miss those chemical-laden dryer sheets again! My olfactory senses have recently gone through a transformation. Ever since my journey to the dark side, or green side, rather, […]

DIY Homemade Green & Easy Deodorant

I’ve got another homemade product to add to my green beauty routine, and this time it’s the pits that are happy with my all-natural, organic, chemical-free and most of all, effective, deodorant! I’m so excited to add this product – just ask my husband. He must be sick by now of hearing me rattle on and […]

DIY Homemade Organic Body Butter & Lotion

I am in love with my new homemade, organic body lotion. It is divine, decadent, and so rich. It looks and smells so good I wanna eat it and it is doing wonders for both my skin and hair! The coconut oil gives a refreshing coconut smell that always reminds me of the beach, and […]

Baking Soda Body Scrub and Soap (100% green and gentle!)

Here’s a super simple, super cheap, super easy-to-make in your own kitchen, green body scrub and soap that you can use daily instead of soap! I’ve tried several several different kinds of soaps in my quest to find one that doesn’t dry out my skin and cause eczema, but nothing has been working. For many […]

Fireplace Reno

Our 70’s fireplace renovation extravaganza is finally nearing completion! This is quite a reason to celebrate since we started Thanksgiving weekend, which was three months ago. It’s to be expected with a with a house full of three pets and two kids under the age of three, right? Right. This is also amazing because this […]

DIY Wall Art from From Your Favorite Wine Labels

Do you have favorite wine bottles that have a special memory attached to them, but don’t have room to put them on display? Then use the label right off the bottle to create custom wall art, and making it look beautiful is surprisingly easy! I needed wall art for my kitchen when we first moved […]