12 Things to Do With Lemon Balm

Lemon balm is a terrific anti-viral and also has relaxing properties that are good for calming nerves and hyper children.  It’s also used to treat stomach problems. Jan of The Nerdy Farm Wife has collected 12 different ways to use Lemon Balm.  She includes a recipe with almost every use! Here are just a few […]

How to Make Homemade Spice Mixes

Kate of Modern Alternative Mama put together a number of different spice blends.  These are super easy to make, and they are totally natural.  No additives at all.  You can also customize the blends by taking out spices you don’t like or adding spices that you do like. She has a blend for: Italian Seasoning […]

How to Make a Soothing Roots Balm for Headaches

This is a wonderful balm by Claire of EveryDayRoots. It  uses essential oils to help to topically alleviate headache pain. It also uses aromatherapy to relax you and reduce pain. The peppermint oil contains menthol, which soothes and cools the skin. The refreshing scent of peppermint oil also helps to relieve headaches. The eucalyptus works […]

30 Magical Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide!

  Jillee has compiled a list of 30 different uses for hydrogen peroxide. You can use it to wash vegetables, clean cutting boards and kitchens, whiten bathtub grout, add natural highlights to your hair and More! Hydrogen peroxide really is a power product with many magical and surprising uses. Click on the 30 Magical Uses […]

How to Make a Probiotic Lemonade

This is a healthy, probiotic lemonade that you can make at home. Lindsey first explains how to extract whey from yogurt. Whey is protein-rich and contains healthy bacteria that are good for you. She then shares her recipe for Probiotic Lemonade. It uses whey, fresh-squeezed lemon juice, sugar and other ingredients. The recipe and process […]

11 Best Ways To Naturally Treat Under Eye Circles + Puffiness

  Do you ever wake up in the morning with dark circles under your eyes and puffiness? A lot of people do. Lindsey explains what causes puffy eyes, red eyes, and dark circles. She then shares 3 ways to prevent puffiness. Finally, she reveals 11 different ways to treat puffiness and dark circles. There are […]

Lavender Vanilla Shortbread Cookie Recipe

Culinary lavender adds a unique, slightly floral taste to dishes.  It’s a taste I’ve enjoyed in lavender ice cream. Val of Home Made Modern decided to mix lavender and vanilla in this shortbread cookie recipe.  I thought that was a wonderful blend of flavors!  She describes the taste as delicate and sweet.  Sounds like the […]

Poison Ivy Home Remedies that Can Help You This Summer

This article contains a wealth of information about poison ivy and includes 9 home remedies. It’s a VERY helpful article. Here’s just a part of what’s included in the article: How to identify poison ivy What oil in poison ivy causes itching? How to help a pet that’s been exposed to poison ivy 9 simple […]

Christy’s Homemade Organic Catnip Crinkle Mats

  Christy’s Homemade Catnip Crinkle Mats are sturdily handmade with love and care.  They all contain homegrown organic catnip.  These mats are great for your own cats and are also wonderful gifts for those special cat people in your life. The catnip mats have a nice soft crinkly sound that kitties love. They can use […]

Homemade Flea Powder Recipe

In this article, Kelly shares her homemade recipe for flea powder that she uses on her dog. She’s also found that it repels ticks, flies, mosquitoes and other creepy crawlies. One of the ingredients is food grade diatom flour (Diatomaceous Earth). Diatomaceous Earth is made up of the fossilized remains of diatoms, which are tiny […]