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9 Natural Remedies for Cellulite

Cellulite is a problem that both younger and older women have to deal with. It’s a dimpling of the skin that results from a problem with the connective tissue and fat in the body.  Hormones, diet, lifestyle and genetics all play a role. Katie of Wellness Mama shares some natural remedies that she has tried, […]

Homemade Diaper Crème Recipe

If you have a baby and would like a healthy alternative to commercial diaper creams, Marie has a natural recipe you may like. This is a nice, homemade diaper cream that doesn’t use petroleum oil or mineral oil. Instead Marie uses zinc oxide, water, an oil that’s gentle and quick-absorbing and other ingredients. The recipe […]

14 Soothing Remedies for Nausea & Morning Sickness

If you suffer from nausea or morning sickness, this article may help you. Claire of Everyday Roots has collected 14 home remedies that treat nausea and morning sickness.  Some remedies are herbal.  Others are alternative medicine approaches.  There are food and diet remedies.  Finally, there are lifestyle recommendations. Click on the 14 Soothing Remedies for […]

How to Make a Chamomile, Lemon & Cinnamon Highlighting Hair Mist

This is a recipe for a natural hair lightener. It uses 3 natural ingredients to gently lighten hair.  Lemon has been used forever to sun bleach hair in the summer.  Chamomile has also been used for hair lightening.  Lastly, cinnamon reportedly releases low levels of peroxide which can gradually lighten hair over time. Marie of […]

Cleaning with Microfiber Cloths…No Chemicals Required!

This is an eye opener of a post.  Jillee of One Good Thing shows what it’s like to dust and clean with microfiber cloths.  These cloths are non-abrasive, lint-free and absorbent.  They attract dust, dirt and bacteria and can be used to clean almost any surface.  Professional cleaners use microfiber cloths for heavy-duty cleaning.  You […]

7 Homemade Natural Baby Care Recipes

Katie of WellnessMama shares 7 different natural baby care recipes.  She explains why she decided to make each recipe and she also discusses the value of the ingredients.   The recipes are clearly written with simple directions. Katie’s recipes include:  Natural Diaper Cream – Cloth Diaper Safe Homemade Vitamin Rich Baby Oil Homemade Soothing Baby Powder […]

A Recipe for a First-Aid Antiseptic Wound Spray

  This is a  recipe by Andrea of Frugally Sustainable for an herbal antiseptic wound spray that you can trust to clean out minor scrapes and scratches properly. Andrea discusses 7 herbs and flowers that contain highly antiseptic properties and are known as potent germ-killers. She then shares her recipe for the First-Aid Antiseptic Wound […]

How to Make Apple Mint Extract

This is a recipe and tutorial  for making apple mint extract that I found at the Horrific Knits site. It uses rum for a particular reason explained in the article.  You can certainly use the more traditional vodka. The directions are simple.  After you mix the apple mint with the rum, just cap it and […]

Homemade Crock Pot Cranberry Butter Recipe

  The View from Great Island is one of my favorite food sites. The recipes are always fresh and creative. This is a recipe for Crock Pot Cranberry Butter which would be great for any holiday. It’s a beautiful crimson color and is described as “zingy” and silky. What I like about this recipe is […]

7 Amazing Healing Properties of Nutmeg

Nutmeg has a wonderful scent.  It’s also very healthy.  It’s  loaded with vitamins, calcium, magnesium, potassium and more. Did you know nutmeg is an aphrodisiac?  I didn’t either.  In this post on LA Healthy Living-All Things Natural, the author shares the 7 amazing healing properties of nutmeg. You’ll learn in detail how nutmeg can help […]