How To Make Pine Vinegar: An Easy Non-Toxic DIY Cleaner

The fresh scent of pine is a smell many of us associate with a clean house (and festive celebrations!). If your mom used a traditional pine cleaner, you’re probably aware that the commercial product is toxic to pets and children. You can make your own non-toxic version! Learn how at Bren Did! How To Make […]

21 Magical Uses & Benefits Of Rosemary Essential Oil

Rosemary has a great place in the kitchen and in the garden, but the essential oil also has many great health benefits that you could be getting the most of! From mental to physical health, from the garden to skincare, utilizing rosemary essential oil in your life and daily routines can help to strengthen your whole body. […]

How To Grow Cinnamon At Home

You may think you can’t grow cinnamon at home, but it’s actually easier than you think. This complete guide will help you along the way to growing your own at home! Cinnamon can be used in the kitchen, in beauty recipes and is extremely good for you! Growing your own plant will save you lots […]

Homemade Chemical-Free Liquid Laundry Detergent

Laundry detergent comes in so many delicious scents it’s hard to choose sometimes. But the truth of this is that all those scents and cleaning power are added with harsh chemicals that end up deposited onto your clothes – especially those “long-lasting scents”. Maybe it is a concern because you or someone in your family […]

How To Replace Your Toxic Air Freshener Plug-in With Aromatic & Health Boosting Essential Oils

Are you a fan of the plug-in air fresheners? Not a fan of the expensive, chemical laden refills that have been found to cause cancer? We aren’t either, so we were really excited to find this DIY refill how-to! Essential oils are a great alternative to the chemical scents you can get at the store and […]

How to Avoid Chlorine In Your Home

Many of us know that chlorine is used in water treatment and pool sanitation – and that it can be bad for you. What you may not know is that chlorine is a common disinfectant used in some household bleach (some but not all) and can be toxic even in small amounts. When chlorine gas […]

59 Clever Ways to Use Essential Oils You May Not Have Thought Of

Intimidated by the number of uses and combinations for essential oils? Don’t be, their use does not need to be complicated! Here we have found a wonderful list of uses for essential oils, be it cleaning, stress relief, medicinal, or anything else, this list has some great ideas for you to use! Don’t be afraid to introduce […]

How to Divide Grocery Store Basil into Healthy Individual Plants

Starting an herb garden from seeds takes much longer than coaxing a store-bought plant into healthy production, but if you want multiple plants, you don’t want to have to buy multiple basil plants from the store. Instead, learn how to split your single plant into several! Get the instructions at Lovely Greens below! How to […]

Homemade Lemon Lavender Dishwasher Tablets

Being able to make your own dishwasher tablets is a great way to know what chemicals are touching your dishes, not to mention saving money! These quick, 5-ingredient tablets whip up in a jiffy, smell great, and get your dishes sparkling! You could even change up the essential oil scent if you’re not a fan […]

How To Make Natural Dryer Sheets

The best part of laundry is the fresh clean feelings and scent clothes have afterwards. But what if you don’t want all the harsh chemicals of laundry detergent in your wash? Obviously you turn to a natural solutions – either store bought natural detergents or you make your own. Unfortunately these methods don’t always carry […]