Homemade DIY Herbal Infused Oils

Herbal infusions can be used to make a variety of herbal remedies. This article explains how to make an herbal infusion. Amy first reviews a number of different herbs that you can use in your infusion. She then shares some oils that work great when creating an herbal infusion. Finally, she discusses a couple of […]

How to Make Liquid Sunshine Vitamin Water & More

You’ll find recipes and directions for  five signature color-free, sugar-free, alkaline vitamin waters developed by Zain Saraswati Jamal. Zain’s vitamin waters are healthy.  They also look so beautiful and  inviting.   They’re wonderful combinations of fruit, vitamins, oils and herbs.  And you can get your vitamins in a simple, cheap, delicious and hydrating way!  The other thing […]

21 DIY Natural Air Fresheners

In this article on the Homemade Home Ideas website, John shares 21 different natural air fresheners. These are ways to freshen the air in your home by using healthy natural scents from herbs, spices and essential oils. You won’t be exposing your family to the artificial scents, artificial coloring and harmful chemicals found in commercial […]

How to Make Homemade Citrus Astringent

This is Sonja’s recipe for a simple, DIY citrus astringent. The recipe uses lemon juice and one other ingredient. Super easy to make. Sonja also  provides a couple of different options for the lemon juice. After using the natural astringent every day for two years, Sonja says she still loves it! Click on the How […]

Homemade Lemongrass Body Wash

Patricia at SheKnows has a very simple recipe for Lemongrass Body Wash that only uses lemongrass essential oil and 3 other ingredients. Lemongrass has a wonderful citrus scent and is invigorating.  This body wash is thinner than commercial body washes but it works really well. Quick and easy recipe. Click on the Homemade Lemongrass Body Wash […]

9 Excellent Reasons to Keep Coconut Oil in Your Bathroom

This interesting article by Coconut Mama discusses 9 different ways to use coconut oil. A lot of the uses have links to additional articles and recipes. One use that Coconut Mama discusses is using coconut oil to soothe rashes and burns. This includes treating and eliminating diaper rash. Be sure to check out all of […]

How to Make a Lavender & Lemongrass Linen and Room Spray

This is a recipe by Kimberly of Spa Scentz for a lavender, lemongrass linen and room spray.  It has a wonderful scent. Lavender has antiseptic, anti-depressant and other healthy properties.  Lemongrass is useful in stress reduction.  So it’s a wonderful essential oil combination. Click on the How to Make a  Lavender & Lemongrass  Linen and Room […]

4 Ways to Add Turmeric to Your Diet

Andrea has a great guest post about turmeric over on the Modern Alternative Mama website. Turmeric has anti inflammatory benefits thanks to one of its components: curcumin. Turmeric also appears to inhibit certain types of cancer. However, Andrea explains why sprinkling powdered turmeric over your evening meal probably won’t give you all of the health […]

5 Natural Soaks to Remove Foot Odor

Do you or someone you love have stinky feet?  Does your dog keel over when you take your shoes and socks off?  Well then this is the post for you! Claire over at has shared a great post where she explains what exactly causes foot odor.  Then she provides recipes for 5 different foot […]

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 […]