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How To Organize Garden Seeds

I have a love/hate relationship with my gardening process. I love having a garden, but I hate to store all of my supplies. In years past, that meant I had a severe garden organization problem…which means there was no organization! I would haphazardly leave open packets of seeds lying about or, when I was making an effort, I would throw …

DIY Jalapeno Coconut Oil Sore Muscle Rub Recipe

What should you do with a bumper crop of jalapenos in the garden? Well, after pickling them and making enough salsa for the neighborhood, I still found myself knee deep in peppers one summer. I couldn’t give them away anymore because my friends and family couldn’t handle the heat. For some reason, the peppers were super duper hot. I hate to …

Irritated Skin Scalp Spray - Knock out your red, dry, itchy scalp...naturally! Scratch Mommy

Irritated Skin Scalp Spray

Nothing is more embarrassing than an itchy, flaky, red scalp. Not only does it keep you from wearing black shirts out of the house, but it can be uncomfortable, and even downright painful. Thankfully, this DIY irritated skin scalp spray recipe will give you the soothing comfort you need. While the root cause of an itchy, red, and scaly scalp is …

Kid-Friendly Creamsicle Toothpaste Recipe- Scratch Mommy

Kid-Friendly Creamsicle Toothpaste Recipe

Have you ever wondered why kids toothpaste costs so much money? Seriously? Why is it that their toothpaste costs double what adult toothpaste costs!!?? Is it the glitter, dyes, or crazy flavors? Perhaps it’s the carton characters? I just don’t get it. There’s also the question as to why our kids need so many crazy ingredients in their toothpaste. Have …

321 Herbal Tea Recipe- Scratch Mommy

3-2-1 Herbal Tea Recipe

Raise your hand if you ever drank a…full of sugar, left a red smile on your face…beverage as a kid. Yeah, me too! In fact, I remember drinking what my siblings and I deemed “bunny juice” and then bouncing around like bunnies the rest of the afternoon. Even as a kid, I realized that sugar and dyes meant extra energy. However, I’m …

The Truth About Phototoxic Essential Oil Safety- by Scratch Mommy

The Truth About Phototoxic Essential Oil Safety

Follow my blog with Bloglovin We’ve all heard it before, “Don’t put citrus essential oils on your skin or you’ll look like a fresh red lobster.” But is that really the best advice? What’s really the truth about phototoxic essential oil safety? There seems to be a battle between essential oil users on how to safely and properly use essential oils. One …

Parmesan Herb Popcorn- Scratch Mommy

Parmesan Herb Popcorn

There is this preconceived notion that being a “hostess” is a gene and either you are born with it or your not. And, if you don’t possess the Martha-esque, Pinterest-worthy, party maven genes, forget it. It’s a lost cause. So, don’t even try. I think this is ridiculous and honestly believe one of the kindest things we can do for …