Homemade Toothpaste That Will Make You Smile

Orange Peppermint Homemade Toothpaste | DIY Beauty | Non Toxic | Healthy Living

Homemade toothpaste recipe using only 5 natural ingredients.  Ever since I was a little girl, I've been sewing, cooking and whipping up crafts of all sorts. This craftiness certainly has had its advantages - saving money (why buy when you can make?), impressing friends (homemade gifts!) and generally keeping me out of … [Continue reading]

Why Manuka Honey Is A Fantastic Natural Remedy

Health Benefits of Manuka Honey

The medicinal benefits of manuka honey make it a smart product to keep in your kitchen cupboard or natural remedies toolkit. Lets start with the moral of the story: Always double check your carry-ons for items that might be prohibited. And then check them again. As I was packing to return from my amazing trip to New Zealand … [Continue reading]

Natural & Organic Moisturizers That Will Save Your Face This Winter

Natural & Organic Moisturizers for Dry Skin | Mindful Momma

Favorite natural & organic moisturizers for dry skin. There's nothing worse than a parched face. You know that tight feeling you get on your face, when the moisturizer you used wasn't quite rich enough? You wiggle your face around a bit and think - wait a minute - did I forget to put on my moisturizer? The worst is when … [Continue reading]

This Fizzy Scouring Powder Will Make You Want to Clean

Grapefruit Scented Fizzy Scouring Powder | Mindful Momma

Homemade scouring powder that fizzes on contact with water and is scented with essential oils. Surprise! You've got guests coming over in twenty minutes and your kitchen is a royal mess! First things first - hide everything you can in the dishwasher or the oven, then deal with the piles of junk mail on the countertop and … [Continue reading]

Unique Ways to Make the Gift Wrap Part of the Gift

Unique Gift Wrapping Ideas That Are Part of the Gift | Mindful Momma

Creative DIY gift wrapping ideas using reusable items like dishtowels, scarves and napkins instead of wasteful wrapping paper. It's Christmas morning, and the carnage from gift opening is everywhere. Ripped gift wrap strewn about the room, boxes underfoot, beautiful ribbons carelessly discarded. The parents quietly begin … [Continue reading]