How To Make Homemade Moisturizing Baby Shampoo

  This is an amazingly simple recipe for a 100% natural, organic, safe and easy to make baby shampoo developed by Sara at It doesn’t contain the questionable ingredients found in commercial baby shampoo like lauryl sulfate, parabens and other preservatives.  Instead of paying $10 to $15 for a 12 ounce bottle of commercial  […]

10 Weird and Wonderful Uses for Olive Oil

Laurie at has come up with 10 uses for olive oil, some of which will surprise you.  Olive oil has health, beauty and cleaning applications, among others. You can remove chewing gum, condition leather and do more with olive oil. Click the 10 Weird and Wonderful Uses for Olive Oil  link below to read the […]

The Top 10 Detox Herbs

This is a discussion of the top 10 herbs that can be used for detoxing.   Some of these herbs have been used for medicinal purposes for hundreds of years.  Some of them are used as active ingredients in commercial body cleans products. The article discusses the history of the top 10 herbs and how they […]

Homemade Herbal Cough Drops

Commercial cough drops contain ingredients like acesulfame potassium, aspartame, malic acid, artificial coloring, sodium carboxymethylcellulose and so on. Katie’s (Wellness Mama) recipe for homemade herbal cough drops contains organic honey, elderberry, chamomile, and other natural ingredients.  Sounds healthier to me!  I love Katie’s recipes because they’re clearly written and she gives you different options depending […]

13 Surprising Green Ways to Reuse Tea Bags

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. Kelly  over at Green Prophet has come up with a great list of 13 different ways to reuse tea bags and many of […]

How to Make Homemade Bar Soap

If you have ever thought about making your own hand soap, this article contains a recipe and step-by-step instructions on how to make an artisan winter bar soap that uses essential oils.  While it takes some time to make your own soap, you are also eliminating the chemicals found in commercial products. This soap contains  […]