Category: Bathroom

RoseMary Peppermint Hair Gel

I ran across a great recipe today, DIY Hair Gel by Heather on www.mommypotamus.com. Here’s my version of the recipe: 1 teaspoon gelatin 1 cup of Infused Rosemary Water 5 – 10 drops of Peppermint Essential oil Dissolve gelatin into warm infused rosemary water and add peppermint essential oil. Stir together, store in covered container in…

Favorite Household Cleaners

My all time favorite household cleaners….(drum roll please)……are…..White Vinegar and Baking Soda! Not only do they make an excellent sink scrub, you can wash your hair with it, use them for fabric softener, and lastly make that volcano spew for your kid’s science project!  

Personal Care Products

Alright, I think I’m ready to discuss my personal care habits and the toiletries I use daily. Being a homemaker affords me the privilege of daily dressing comfortably, wearing no makeup, with my hair in a ponytail and a pair of flip flops on my feet. (And I only wear a bra just in case…

Coffee Grounds for Your Hair?

I’ve been on a mission for a while to find hair products I feel are safe and get along with my scalp.  When I say safe, what I mean is a product without toxins or allergens. I’ve had quite a time trying out different brands, organics and all natural products, baking soda, lemon juice, vinegar, clays,…

A Doable Household Audit

A household audit is less intimidating when evaluated in sections. Here is a breakdown of each area in a typical home: Kitchen/Pantry Dining Room/Breakfast Room Living Room/Den Laundry Room Bathrooms Home Office Bedrooms Garage/Storage Room Attic/HVAC/Water Heater Take an area a week and answer the following questions: What is the area’s purpose and how is it functioning?…