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Strawberries Stuffed with Honey-Lavender Cream Cheese (Recipe)

Anyone who has read this blog for a while knows I like recipes that include lavender. This is a honey lavender cream cheese recipe by Jerry James Stone .  He uses it to stuff fresh strawberries. The recipe includes step-by-step instructions and photos. If you click the Watch the Video button, you’ll see a video […]

Aromatherapy Blend and Rub for Coughs and Congestion

This is Katie’s homemade recipe for an essential oil blend and balm to treat coughs and congestion (similar to Vicks VapoRub). The blend uses 4 different essential oils that have a variety of helpful properties: decongestant, expectorant, anti-inflammatory, fever reducer, immune system stimulation, antibacterial and more. Once you make this blend of oils, you can […]

How to Make Homemade Violet Soda

I just had to share this recipe because it’s somewhat unique.  There are a variety of Lavender Syrup recipes out there but this is a recipe for Homemade Violet Syrup and Soda.  Violets contain vitamin C and have a variety of health benefits:  restful sleep, cure headaches and stop coughs. Lisa of Fresh Eggs Daily […]

How to Make Lavender Syrup (Recipe)

This is a really simple recipe by theHerbGardener for lavender syrup. Lavender syrup is especially good when added to hot or cold tea.  It adds a sweetness and light floral aroma.  You can also experiment using it in other drinks including alcoholic beverages. TheHerbGardener has a great ice cube tip too.  Click the How to […]

How to Make Lemon Thyme Herbal Disinfecting Spray

  This is a natural lemon thyme disinfecting spray by Andrea of Frugally Sustainable.  It works well in the kitchen, or the bathroom.  The recipe uses fresh lemons and thyme, essential oils, and other ingredients. Very simple and refreshing! Click on the How to Make Lemon Thyme Herbal Disinfecting Spray link below to see Andrea’s […]

DIY Solar-Powered Mason Jar Luminaries (Sun Jars)

Mason Jar Sun Luminaries are really popular for patio or garden lighting at night. They are also called Sun Jars. I have researched this topic quite a bit. They now have solar lids that you can get for mason jars, but they are $10 for one lid!  A complete mason jar luminary selling in stores […]

8 Detox Water Recipes to Flush Out Toxins

Drinking water every day can flush out a certain amount of toxins from our bodies.  However, adding different fruits, vegetables, or other ingredients can enhance the detoxing effect.  In this post at Bembu.Com, you’ll find 8 different detox water recipes to flush the toxins out of your body.  To see the detailed recipe just click […]

Homemade Rosemary, Lavender & Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Rinse

This is a recipe by Rebecca of Camp Wander for a Homemade Rosemary, Lavender & Apple Cider Vinegar  hair rinse.  It makes hair thicker and softer. Rosemary cleanses and nourishes hair and encourages growth Lavender enhances the properties of rosemary and promotes hair growth Apple Cider Vinegar balances the pH of scalp and hair and […]

Magical De-Bloat Detox Potion Recipe

Lindsay of Soul Food Cooking has been drinking 4 to 6 glasses of this magical “potion” daily.  It’s a powerful drink that accomplishes the following: Detoxes the body naturally, getting rid of toxins Work as an anti-inflammatory Helps to lose weight Energizes you There are only 5 ingredients to this tonic.  In addition to water […]

How to Make an Organic Cellulite Spritz

Rebecca of Camp Wander shares her recipe for an Organic Cellulite Spritz or Spray.  This is a mixture of just 2 ingredients that fight cellulite.  The spray is full of skin smoothing and tightening ingredients. Among the many benefits of Grapefruit Essential Oil, it  reduces toxins in the body thereby reducing the chance of more […]