Are you looking for the perfect spring/summer room spray? This Spring Fling spray is light, fresh, and has a touch of sweetness and tart. Ingredients: 20 drops Lemon 20 drops Grapefruit 20 drops Lime Distilled water Glass spray bottle Directions: In a glass spray bottle, add essential oils and top with water. Depending on the … Continue reading “Spring Fling” Room Spray
LIMITED TIME FLASH SALE!! Don't miss out!! 2-days only!! Starting Today - March 21st at 9 am (CST) Norwex is giving a 25% discount on the limited edition set of one aqua EnviroCloth and one tangerine EnviroCloth. You can purchase this set for just $25.47 while supplies last from 9 a.m., CDT, March 21 to … Continue reading Norwex EnviroCloth FLASH Sale!!
Chemicals are part of our lives. We treat illnesses, paint our houses, and even clothe ourselves with products that have been developed through chemical research. However, there are reasons to be cautious about our exposure to some chemicals. Why reduce toxics? From the foods we eat to how we maintain our yards and clean our … Continue reading Why & How Should You Reduce Toxins In Your Home
I woke up in the mood to clean today. And I don't just mean do the dishes and fold some laundry, but really clean. Maybe because it was almost 60 degrees in the middle of January and I am already wishing for the sunny days of spring. Just this same time last week, we had … Continue reading “Spring Cleaning” In The Middle of Winter
If the average person hears the words “essential oils,” it’s quite likely that the first association they’ll make has something to do with “Hippie” or “Spa” or “Fragrance.” But, essential oils are so much more than that. Essential oils have a number of different benefits from mental and physical wellness to DIY home cleaning products. … Continue reading Top 10 Essential Oils to Always Have in Your Home & Why
You may have heard of the term "body burden." This is the term used to describe unnatural, man-made chemicals in our body. This body burden starts before we are even born. Want to hear a scary stat? Babies born in today's society are born with more than 200 man-made, industrial chemicals already in their blood … Continue reading 10-Steps to Kicking Unhealthy Chemicals Out of Your Body & Home
I just love a clean smelling house! As a child, I remember coming home from school and my grandma had the whole house clean and there was some "seasonal" smell in the air - whether it be cinnamon and clove in wintertime, or a floral scent in spring - the house always smelled so good. … Continue reading DIY Air Fresheners
Today I’d like to show you how to make a variety of non-toxic cleaners using these four ingredients. But first, here is a brief overview of each ingredient: Vinegar White, distilled vinegar is great for deodorizing, degreasing and general cleaning. It’s also extremely inexpensive and readily available. The smell of vinegar does dissipate fairly quickly, … Continue reading Non-toxic cleaners using 4 products
The skin on our hands take brunt of every chore—from taking care of the kids to washing dishes to weeding the garden. To make things worse, these tasks mean that you have to wash your hands frequently. All of this daily wear inevitably leads to your hands looking as though they belong to someone older … Continue reading Home Cures for Rough Hands
What is Castile Soap? Castile soap is made from 100% pure plant oils. It is all natural and does not contain any chemicals or toxic preservatives as commercial soaps do. There are several different varieties of castile soap, each with different scents, most are made with essential oils, such as lavender or tea tree oil. … Continue reading Castile Soap – What is it and how to use it.