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Citrus Cleaner

Citrus Cleaner

This natural all-purpose citrus cleaner is a great staple to have on hand. It is made of ingredients you probably already have at home or may be throwing away for no reason (I am a huge advocate of getting every possible use out of stuff […]

Infusing Oils for Cooking and Skincare

Infusing Oils for Cooking and Skincare

Infusing oils is a super handy and effective way of making the most of a plant’s medicinal benefits and flavor both in cooking and skincare. I love infusing oils as it is simple, inexpensive and a great way to use the wonderful plants on this […]

Homemade Applesauce

Homemade Applesauce

Ah, fall. The time of hot tea, beautiful leaves and apples. One day when I have a garden, I want to have an apple tree (or two) but for now I rely on friends. Luckily, they are more than generous and I was able to […]

Capsule Wardrobe – What Is It And Why Am I Trying It?

Capsule Wardrobe – What Is It And Why Am I Trying It?

The basic idea of a capsule wardrobe is that you decide on a certain number of items (usually 25-35) you will have in your wardrobe for a certain amount of time (usually 3 months or a season). During that time you won’t change any of […]

Safety in Homemade Skincare

Safety in Homemade Skincare

After having read a ton of different recipes, blog posts and other information on the internet regarding homemade skincare, I have to say, there is a shocking amount of misinformation out there. Most sources are not necessarily outright wrong or dangerous (although some are), but […]

Homemade Granola (With Variations)

Homemade Granola (With Variations)

In my world, there is nothing better than some good homemade granola on top of a bowl of homemade yogurt with some fruit for breakfast (you can download my homemade yogurt recipe here). Only problem: Good granola is not only quite expensive, it is also […]

Shimmering Rose Body Butter

Shimmering Rose Body Butter

  The perception that us ‘naturalistas’ can’t (or won’t) enjoy the same type of glamour and luxury as those women who slather toxic skincare on their body is absolutely false. You don’t need chemicals to look great, smell great and even shimmer. There is nothing […]

Vegetable Scrap Stock 3 Ways (Stovetop, Crockpot, Sousvide)

Vegetable Scrap Stock 3 Ways (Stovetop, Crockpot, Sousvide)

As much as I hate to admit it, winter is coming. While I really dislike the cold, there are a few things I do enjoy about winter. One of them is getting cozy inside with a warm cup of soup while winter is raging outside […]

Reusable Facial Cleansing Wipes

Reusable Facial Cleansing Wipes

One of the biggest contributors to household waste are single-use items. In other words, items that cannot be reused. Facial cleansing wipes are among those. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good face wipe. They are convenient, quick and they don’t make a mess. […]

DIY Dishwasher Tabs (Borax Free)

DIY Dishwasher Tabs (Borax Free)

I have never purchased dishwasher tabs! Instead I make my own DIY dishwasher tabs (borax free). It takes me about 15 minutes from start to finish to make a months’ worth of dishwasher tabs. That is 15 minutes of my time in exchange for not […]


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