Green and Natural House Cleaning Recipes and Buying Guide

Green and Natural House Cleaning Recipes - All Easy and Frugal, too!

If you would like to reduce the toxins in your home, you’ve come to the right place! Here is the list of all my green and natural cleaning recipes on the blog, updated regularly. I became interested in green and non-toxic cleaning after my second son was born, when a friend lent me her copy […]

Natural Relief and Remedies for Eczema and Dry Skin

Natural Relief for Eczema and Dry Skin and DIY Miracle Oil

Dealing with eczema and other chronic conditions of the skin such as psoriasis is not easy – it sometimes takes trial and error for you to discover your own personal trigger. Here is what has worked for me and many others and how I’ve changed my diet and lifestyle to lessen the effects of eczema […]

No-Poo Alternatives to Baking Soda – Some Recipes

My Merry Messy Life: No Poo Alternatives to Baking Soda

If you’re a die-hard no poo-er (if you think that means some bizarre practice of forced constipation, then you’re not…) that gets tired of using baking soda as shampoo because it has no poo (you miss the suds) or because your hair or scalp is starting to get dry, then this post is for YOU! […]

Homemade Natural Fabric Stain Remover – Non-Toxic and Frugal!

My Merry Messy Life: Homemade Natural Fabric Stain Remover

A quick and easy recipe for a non-toxic stain remover for non-toxic laundry care that is safe, hypoallergenic and effective! I’ve been wanting to make a non-toxic stain remover for a while, and just finally got around to it! This will join my non-toxic and gentle laundry detergent and natural fabric softener that I’ve been using […]

Vinegar as an All Natural Weed Killer

My Merry Messy Life: Vinegar as an All Natural Weed Killer

When I first read that vinegar can actually kill weeds, I was so excited! This wonder liquid that I already use all over the house in my homemade cleaning supplies can also be used in my garden? SCORE! Will Vinegar Work? But I was skeptical so checked with gardening guru, Walter Reeves first, to find out […]

Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipe – Non Toxic

My Merry Messy Life: Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner - Non-Toxic and Natural

A super duper easy recipe for making your own non-toxic and natural toilet bowl cleaner that really works. Bonus is that you won’t have to call poison control when your cute little toddler decides it might be a tasty drink! I love making my own cleaning supplies. First of all, they are WAY cheaper than […]

10 Ways to Go Green in 2013

10 Ways to Go Green

Going green is not only good for the environment, it is good for us humans, too, as it greatly reduces our exposure to harmful chemicals and toxins and in many instances, it saves the green in your wallet, too! So, here are some of the ways I have chosen to go green, and how you […]

All Natural Christmas Gifts – Winter Care Gift Sampler

All Natural, Green Christmas Gift Set

Here is a sampler of some of my green, all natural recipes and ideas that you can quickly put together to create a unique, special and very functional Christmas gift! All of the items are 100% natural, organic, pure and safe for your body.  I bought these cotton muslin gift bags from Amazon (buy here) […]

Homemade Moisturizing Baby Shampoo and Body Wash Recipe {free printable label}

Natural Moisturizing Baby Shampoo with Dr. Bronner's

A super simple and gentle shampoo and body wash for babies and even adults. I use this same formula as my body wash, too! It is non-toxic, sulfate and paraben free, and gentle on that brand new skin. To get a shampoo like this in the store, you’d have to pay a good $10 or […]

My All-Natural, Homemade Beauty Regimen

All Natural Beauty Regimen

Making your own beauty and body care products at home is pretty easy – and fun! It ensures your body gets the best care without toxins, dyes, perfumes and other harmful ingredients. Go back to nature and save some money in the meantime! I just love having all-natural, homemade beauty products because they are much […]