DIY Home Tips

Tips for a healthier and greener 4th of July

Tips for a healthier and greener 4th of July

Here are some tips on how to have a healthier and greener 4th of July to celebrate being Americans. 1. Please recycle: Look, sort things before dumping all in a garbage bag. 75% of our trash can be recycled. By recycling after your 4th of July party, you will help reduce […]

by July 4, 2018
How to regrow 5 common veggie scraps

How to regrow 5 common veggie scraps

How to regrow 5 common veggie scraps There are parts of vegetables that we don’t eat, like stems and cores. Just because we don’t eat some of these parts, does not make them useless. Did you know that you can regrow some vegetables using scraps? These simple tips will help […]

by June 1, 2018
Laundry ironing - woman folding clothes, housework

DIY Lavender clothes starch

This DIY Lavender clothes starch smells great and does the work! Do you want “crispy clean” starched clothes without toxic chemicals? We love DIYs (Do It Yourself) as they are inexpensive, simple and the way to go. Commercially available starch have additives, fragrances and harmful chemicals. By making your own, you […]

by May 17, 2018
Natural windshield washer fluid

Natural windshield washer fluid

Healthy living is a life style. It is about the natural solutions you select to clean and take care of your home and garden. With this in mind, we have an inexpensive natural windshield washer fluid recipe. Some store-bought windshield washer fluids contain methanol, a wood alcohol that is toxic […]

by March 25, 2018
DIY scented toilet paper

DIY scented toilet paper

DIY scented toilet paper Are you tired of your unscented toilet paper and wish to avoid chemicals? This DIY scented toilet paper trick is a very simple way to add a beautiful scent to toilet paper. Let’s look at how to make this easy DIY scented toilet paper: Directions: Place […]

by March 18, 2018
Homemade jewelry cleaner

Homemade jewelry cleaner

Homemade jewelry cleaner. Our jewelry is precious and we need to take care of it too. Most store bought jewelry cleaners have toxic chemicals. They may leave residue that can end up on our skin and trigger skin allergies such as eczema, rashes and psoriasis. This homemade jewelry cleaner is […]

by March 11, 2018
Tips on storing your foods at the right temperature

Tips on storing your foods at the right temperature

Tips on storing your foods at the right temperature. Eating fresh and organic foods is key to healthy living. Real foods do perish faster than processed foods who have a shelf life. It is important to store your fresh and organic foods at the proper temperature to ensure that they […]

by March 5, 2018
Vinegar detox air freshener

Vinegar detox air freshener

Most conventional air fresheners contain basic chemicals  such as formaldehyde, petroleum distillates, 1,4 dichlorobenzene and aerosol propellants. These chemicals are linked to skin and upper respiratory allergies and may lead to serious diseases. This vinegar detox air freshener is chemical-free. Formaldehyde is classified as a human carcinogen by the International […]

by February 26, 2018