Archives for March 2013

Home Remedies for Stinky Shoes and Feet!

I wanted to share this post by Jillee of One Good Thing because almost everyone has faced the problem of stinky feet and stinky shoes. Back in the 1980’s there was a company that sold “Stinky Pinky’s”.  They were socks with odor-absorbing material on the inside.  You stuck a Stinky Pinky sock in each shoe […]

Natural Lotion Bars with Essential Oils

Debi of Adorned from Above has a nice, simple recipe for lotion bars that uses just 3 main ingredients + any essential oils you’d like to add. Lotion bars are great for dry skin. Because they’re small and packaged in little tins, you can carry them in a purse, backpack or pocket. Also, since there […]

Extraordinary Homemade Time-Tested Cleaner Recipes

Amazing Herbs and Oils shares 6 different homemade cleaning recipes that were developed by Janeen Solberg 10 years ago.  They are time-tested.  You’ll find quick and easy natural recipes for: Dishwasher Detergeant Laundry Detergeant All-Purpose Cleaner Window Cleaner Toilet Cleaner Floor Cleaner Click on the Extraordinary Homemade Time-Tested Cleaner Recipes link below to see all of […]

Olive Oil Cuts Alzheimer’s Risk … But How?

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. This is an exciting study on one of the health benefits of olive oil. It appears that eating extra virgin olive oil reduces […]

Easy Homemade Shaving Cream Recipe

Merissa has developed a super-simple, homemade shaving cream that uses just 3 ingredients. You can also add your favorite essential oil for fragrance. This is a natural shaving cream with no chemicals or additives. Merissa includes easy, step-by-step directions with photographs. Click on the Easy Homemade Shaving Cream Recipe link below to see the Merissa’s recipe. Easy […]

Cleanse Your Skin With a Homemade Herbal Facial Steam

This is a recipe Chris of the Untrained Housewife for a Homemade Herbal Facial Steam.  This is a way to create a spa treatment for yourself at home.  It’s unbelievably easy.  It feels so good to cleanse your skin with an aromatic herbal facial. Some of the benefits of a facial steam that Chris points […]

DIY Detox Bath with Ginger

This is a recipe for a DIY Detox bath from Easy Homestead.  The recipe includes epsom salts, baking soda,  ground ginger, vinegar and other ingredients. This is a water detox that helps your body eliminate toxins through the effect of the hot bath water and other ingredients. It looks like the original recipe may have come […]

All Natural Homemade Bronzer Recipe

This is a list of ingredients for a commercial bronzer: “Mica, Talc, synthetic fluorphlogopite, dimethicone, caprylic/capric triglyceride, magnesium stearate, phenocyethanol, coconut oil, caprylyl clycol, Aloe barbadensis leaf extract, Iron oxides, titanium dioxide…”   Yikes!  Aside from the coconut oil and aloe, there’s nothing on that list that looks good. So Robin made another of her wonderful, […]

A Power Antioxidant Juice with Fruit & Essential Oils

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. Hayley of Mind Body Green has some great advice about whether to use essential oils in addition to fruit when you make this […]

Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Cubes

Louise shares her recipe for Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Cubes.  Not only is it a simple recipe, but it’s really cost-effective when you look at the price of commercial dishwasher products.  And of course it’s an all-natural recipe with just 4 ingredients. Click on the Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Cubes link below for the complete recipe. Homemade […]