DIY bug bite relief roll on

A DIY bug bite relief roll on. This easy remedy is made of a mixture of essential oils in a base oil to help soothe itches bites and stings and is kid safe.

I love summer but just like everything, it has some pit falls. One of the big ones for us are bugs. More accurately, bug bites. Ick. We live in the country so there is no escaping them, especially mosquitoes.  They are hard to avoid and seriously, they storm you when you go outside. Literally, you feel like…

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DIY muscle relief balm

Easy DIY muscle soothing balm using dandelions & essential oils for muscle tension. Perfect on those overworked & stressed muscles without using chemicals.

My yard is totally producing a bumper crop of dandelions this year. I know most of ya’ll aren’t excited to have a lawn full of what most would consider weeds, but for an herb nerd like me, it is a blessing. There are so many things to do dandelions, you can never have too many….

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DIY herbal vitamin C syrup


Winter has come in with a roar this week here in MI! We already have a foot of snow and my boys are ecstatic to go play in it. (They think the snow plow only comes to make hills for them, not for the purpose being able to get out of our yard!) I decided…

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Home Remedies for Acne

Acne doesn't have to be an issue. There are some great home remedies to help fix those unsightly blemishes.

Ahhh…nothing like feeling a mole hill erupt on your face to make you feel more youthful? Nope! I used to think that acne was for teens and figured I’d be free and  clear as an adult. Oy, was I wrong! The truth, teens are prone to acne for a few reasons but one of the…

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