I have a great idea for you to make holiday gifts this year! It’s a holiday solid perfume recipe. These make great gifts for people. They’re thoughtful, natural, unique, and people have fun using them. You can make them in small 1 oz (30 ml) tins or in 1 oz (30 ml) glass jars.
I know a lot of parents who prefer to make baby powder themselves instead of using store-bought versions, which can have some harsh ingredients in them. White clay makes a really beautiful base for a homemade natural baby powder. I made a YouTube video of a baby powder recipe that calls for white clay as […]
Essential oils distilled from resins have some very special qualities. Resins are produced by certain trees, such as Frankincense (Boswellia carterii) and Opopanax (Commiphora guidotti). Wounding the tree stimulates the production of resin to protect and seal the wound We can think of this as the tree drawing on deep inner resources to heal itself. […]
Balm of Gilead infused oil is made by infusing the buds and twigs of the Balsam Poplar tree (Populus balsamifera) in olive oil . . . three times! The buds and twigs infuse in the oil for a few weeks, then are removed and replaced with fresh buds and twigs two more times. It isn’t […]
Diaper rash is no fun! As tough as it is for parents and caretakers to see babies suffer from diaper rash, it’s even tougher for the little ones. We want to help them and heal diaper rash naturally! This is a recipe for an all natural diaper rash spray made with no chemicals, preservatives, or […]
Before I began making my own body products, I tried a lot of different kinds of lip balm. I found many that I liked . . . but none that I really fell in love with. When I can’t find what I want . . . I make it! Making my own lip balm recipes […]