Want to use essential oils on your kids but don't know where to start? Check out this guide with safety and dilution guidelines, top essential oils for kids, and DIY recipes. Essential oils have become a mainstay in my family. Whether it's getting gum out of hair or soothing a bug bite, my kids frequently ask for their oils to help. Check out these DIY recipes … [Read more...]
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Not sure what essential oils are safe for babies? Check out this beginner's guide with the 7 best essential oils for babies and DIY recipes you can make. Essential Oils for Babies Want to learn how to use essential oils to make your own baby products? I've got some great ideas to help you save money and feel great about making your own non-toxic products for way less … [Read more...]
Got dry skin? Whether it's from cold weather, too much time in the sun, or wind-burn from extreme climates, use this DIY Rescue Skin Salve to nourish skin naturally. Why Use This Skin Salve Dry skin happens. Whether you're on the slopes skiing or snowboarding, or you've been in a windy spot that's wreaked havoc on your skin, you don't have to grin and bear it. … [Read more...]
Baby wipes are essential to every nursery. Yet, store-bought, disposable wipes are often loaded with chemicals - even the natural brands. The Dangers of Disposable Baby Wipes Here's a label for a popular brand of "natural" baby wipes: Water, Potassium Laureth Phosphate, Aloe Vera (Aloe Barbadensis), Glycerin, Polysorbate 20, Tetrasodium EDTA, DMDM Hydantoin, Methylparaben, … [Read more...]
No time for a workout? Here are 20 ways to burn calories without trying - from cooking to playing with kids to dog walking, I've got fun ways to get stay active without the gym. Do you feel like you have no time to workout? Do you have a full, demanding schedule or have a house full of kids (like me) that make exercise non-existent? Believe me, I've been there. I try to … [Read more...]