I started using this all purpose cleaning spray years ago when my kids were young. They often wanted to help with cleaning but I was never comfortable letting them use the store bought products. If I didn’t want my kids using these products, let alone be in the same room while I used them, I didn’t think they belonged in my house at all.
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When did beauty products become so complicated? I’m a big fan of simplicity, especially when it comes to making my own products. This DIY lavender body oil recipe is a great alternative to lotion. It easily absorbs into the skin, feeding your body with vitamins and antioxidants without the added chemicals many store bought products contain.
I love this homemade body butter recipe. It’s simple to make, using only shea butter, jojoba oil and the refreshing scent of peppermint. This is the perfect recipe to try if you’ve always wanted to make your own lotion.
An easy DIY wood dusting spray recipe using only four ingredients. Cleaning products can be all natural, inexpensive and easy to make.
This DIY Wood Wax recipe is all natural, non toxic and easy to use as a finishing wax on a new project or to spruce up wood items and furniture around the house. Simply rub on, wiping excess with a lint free cloth.
I had big plans. I found an old desk at a sale one Saturday afternoon. It was ugly, came with a wobble, heavy as hell and a major hassle to load in my van to take home. But it had potential. So I was excited,…
I have to admit, I’m new to the chalk painting scene. Partly because I’m used to painting it old school and partly because the price for a quart of chalk paint was too much for me to justify. That all changed thanks to Pinterest. I…
Make your own soap. Easy 30 minute craft even my 8 year old can do. DIY soap making tutorial with pictures and step by step instructions.
Pumpkin Pie. A family favourite thanks to grandma’s talent in the kitchen and my grandpa’s creative solution in transporting goods to market…goods being the pies and market being us, his family. This creative solution consisted of a five gallon bucket and a stack of wooden…
It’s nice to know what’s in the cleaning products we use, including laundry detergent. Learn how easy it is to make your own homemade laundry detergent. This large batch recipe lasts our family 6 months.