Homemade Toothpaste

Homemade Toothpaste

I have been researching homemade toothpaste recipes for a few weeks.  Today I mixed up my first batch of homemade toothpaste.  I am so happy that another chemical filled store-bought product in our home has been replaced with a homemade natural product.  My husband cracks up at how excited I get over these things! When […]


Extending The Life Of Cloth Diapers

I use cloth diapers.  I feel that using cloth diapers is the best decision for my children and the environment.  The initial investment of cloth diapers can be high but it truly pays off in the long run.  I have used many different cloth diapers and have found that Bum Genius one size with snaps are my favorite. I […]

OCM:  Oil Cleanse Method

Natural Homemade Face Cleaner: The Oil Cleansing Method (OCM)

People are  often a bit confused to hear that I use oil not soap to cleanse my face.  I have been using the oil cleansing method (OCM) for more than a year and the only blemish that I have encountered is when I traveled without my OCM mixture and used traditional face cleaner.    Using […]