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Orange Spice Scented Fall Pinecones

orange spice pinecones

Fall is in the air! This is my favorite time of year for scents and decor. To me Fall is all about apples, cinnamon, oranges, and all natural decor. I love decorating with pine cones, berries, twigs and leaves. So when I came across a diy scented pinecone article I just had to try it …

All Natural All Purpose Cleaner

all purpose cleaner

Now that I am a mom I realize just how wasteful I have been my WHOLE LIFE! We are on a green mission in my house. That means no paper towels, recycling, repurposing, and making my own cleaning supplies whenever possible. Most store bought cleaners are full of chemicals that I just do not want …

Fast and Easy Modeling Clay

modeling clay

Modeling clay can be used for many crafts and DIY projects but the stuff can get a bit expensive. Especially if you need several colors to complete your project! I knew there had to be a way to make homemade modeling clay because let’s face it you can pretty much make anything you can buy! …

All Natural All Purpose Cleaner

all purpose cleaner

I realized just how wasteful I have been my WHOLE LIFE! We are on a green mission in my house. That means no paper towels, recycling, repurposing, and making my own cleaning supplies whenever possible. Most store bought  all purpose cleaner is full of chemicals that I just do not want around my kids. Not …

Non Toxic Homemade Playdough

homemade playdough

I love doing crafts with my kids and they love being creative but all of those supplies can get expensive fast! Lately I have been researching ways to make things for them at home for  fraction of the in store cost. Last week we had DIY Water colors and this week we did this Homemade …

Give the Gift of Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm

Peppermint Lip Balm

Homemade gifts are an excellent way to knock out your gift list! Homemade peppermint lip balm takes just minutes to prepare and you can fully customize it to fit the personality of the recipient. You can add whatever flavor and color you know they will enjoy! Homemade peppermint lip balm can be given as a …

Invigorationg Orange Sugar Scrub

sugar sgcrub

I love the scent of oranges. The scent is so fresh and invigorating. If you shower in the mornings this is the perfect pick me up! The citrus smell wakes me up everytime and gets me ready for my day. Too keep your skin exfoliated and bright you need to use a scrub, sugar scrub …

All Natural Bug Repellent Spray

all natural bug repellent

My oldest son and I are mosquito magnets! Any time we are outside we get eaten up even when no one else is getting bit! It is so frustrating! I have read all of the articles about deet and the chemicals found in well known bug repellents and I did not want to put that …

Homemade Wet Wipes Save Time and Money

wet wipes

I think the best thing about becoming a mom was being introduced to wet wipes! Wet wipes come in handy for far more than just a diaper change. We use our homemade wet wipes for EVERYTHING! I clean their hands and face after dinner, wipe hands after craft time, keep them in the car for quick …