DIY

Tag

Tie Dye Success in a Group

Tie Dye is a summertime activity as American as cookouts and burgers. Ask anyone you know–young old, conservative, liberal– if they want to tie dye something, and chances are they will be so very excited! There is something rewarding about the rubber bands, the vibrant dyes, and the happy surprises that result from tie dye that just brings out the awe and wonder of all who try it. Read on to learn more reasons why tie dye should be added...

DIY Natural Sunscreen Recipes

I was first introduced to homemade sunscreen shortly after having my first baby. Since I had a May baby, this all natural sunscreen was gifted to me by a friend. I tried is out and it worked wonderfully! DIY Natural sunscreen is all that I have used on my kids and myself since. Read on to learn why you should consider making and using a natural DIY sunscreen. Non-toxic Most sunscreens contain toxic chemicals that can cause hormone disruptions, skin...

DIY Vegetable Garden Stone Markers

DIY Vegetable Garden Stone Markers

With spring finally settling in, visions of flourishing gardens dance in our heads. All this sunshine and rain has me plotting out my vegetable garden, amending the soil with compost, and tilling the dirt. Here in Pennsylvania, I have began sowing the first of the seeds. In past years, we have simply marked our rows of vegetables with Sharpie-labeled popsicle sticks. This year I decided to up my garden marker game by painting some colorful stones and adding cheerful looking...

Detoxing Bath Salts Recipe

A relaxing bath is a real treat as a mother. Make your bath work double duty by detoxing and promoting a calming mood at the same time. The Epsom salts, baking soda, and sea salts in this recipe work to naturally draw the toxins out of your skin. The magnesium sulfate of the Epsom salts is also easily absorbed by your skin, which reduces magnesium deficiency, thus increasing mood, reducing fatigue, and minimizing muscle cramps. Detoxing bath salts are a...