Category Archives: How To

Essential Oils for Oral Wellness (and a DIY mouthwash recipe)

Dental care is one of those necessary evils we all face. I mean, who really LIKES to go to the dentist? Not me. One of the best ways to make going to the dentist a bit better is to take care of your teeth and gums. With dental care, preventive care is the best route. And […]

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Top 10 Natural Home Remedies for Sunburn Itch and Pain

We’ve all been there, hanging by the pool or at the beach and you get a little too much sun. Yes, we take precautions, wear our natural sunscreen, but let’s face it sometimes you just get a sunburn. It’s a fact of life. As the mother of a fair skinned child with red hair, it […]

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Lightweight, Non-Greasy Homemade Lotion Recipe: Perfect for Summer!

With warmer weather coming, I like to trade in my heavier body butter for more of a lightweight, non-greasy homemade lotion. Because, let’s face it, when you’re spending more time outside, you need a lighter lotion that moisturizes without leaving you feeling greasy. For those with sensitive skin (like myself) using heavier lotions and body butters in […]

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27 Ways to Make Your Groceries Last as Long as Possible

Today’s article is brought to you by Dr. Mercola. Food waste is such a huge problem in today’s world, at least here in the U.S. I know that I have wasted my fair share of food, even when I thought I was being frugal and effective of using what is in the fridge. There always […]

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