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How to Make a Tincture

Using herbs for healing is a perfect and natural way to support the body's own natural wonder! Check out this tutorial on how to make a tincture.

Using herbs for healing is a perfect and natural way to support the body's own natural wonder! We love this contribution from Jessica  Young because it walks us through the power of herbs for healing, as well as how to make a tincture! Read on for this awesome DIY. Let's talk about one of my favorite topics...herbs! To be more specific, let's talk about herbs for healing. I have been playing with herbs for about eight years now, and it seems with the more I learn, my desire to keeping … Continue reading →

17 Cool and Unusual Uses for Beeswax

Although there are hundreds of ways you can use beeswax around your home, here are 17 of the coolest and unusual uses for beeswax.

Beeswax has been used for thousands of years with one of it's most important uses as making candles. Beeswax is a fantastic substance to use for candles because it is a very non-toxic way of enjoying candles and the light, warm honey scent that is … Continue reading →

3 Ingredient DIY Chapped Lip Remedy

Are your lips in pain from being chapped or sun burnt? Here's a SUPER SIMPLE, 3 ingredient DIY chapped lip remedy made with natural ingredients.

Today one of my favorite story tellers is stopping by to share a super simple 3 ingredient DIY chapped lip remedy. You've likely met her, actually. If you haven't, allow me to do the honors. Loriel is one of my best blogging buddies, turned 'real … Continue reading →

Fall Gardening: What to Plant and When

Fall gardening call roll around on you in a blink of an eye. Here is a trick to determine whether or not you can still plant veggies in your fall garden and how to extend your harvest.

Today's fantabulous post comes from Claire Trost over at Bloom. She has some great gardening tips on her blog and some delicious *real food* recipes... make sure to check her out on her social media platforms. In this post, she's talking all … Continue reading →

The Benefits of Being Raised by an Alcoholic Mom

Being raised by an alcoholic parent is not easy. This is a story of a woman who decided to turn her life around and find the benefits out of her experience so she can raise her children right.

I am really happy for you guys to meet Amanda from Refocus on Being. She has graciously opened up and shared her story about the things she has learned from being raised by an alcoholic mom, and how it plays an important role in her life now as she … Continue reading →

An Effective Natural Remedy for Severe Mosquito Bites

Severe mosquito bites are no joke. Read this story of a mom who finally found her son an effective, natural remedy for severe mosquito bites.

Nothing is more worse then seeing your child suffering in pain-- especially when you can't do anything about it. In this case, Loriel's toddler, Andrew, developed a severe reaction to bug bites (with an emphasis on mosquito bites). This can be a … Continue reading →

DIY Sunburn Salve

This DIY sunburn salve is really easy to make and only contains a few ingredients that you most likely already have.

I'm excited to have Samantha from Sweet Potatoes and Social Change here today! She likes to write about small space living, DIY, and health related topics. Her social media links are below, so make sure you show her some love. Today she is sharing a … Continue reading →

An Herbal DIY Poison Ivy Remedy

Need a natural remedy for poison ivy? This herbal DIY poison ivy remedy contains healing weeds like jewelweed and plaintain, along with essential oils.

I'm excited for you to meet Jessica! She blogs over at Simply Healthy Home and has tons of home remedies and how to's on her blog. Definitely go check her out and show her some love. Today, she's sharing an herbal DIY poison ivy remedy which is … Continue reading →