• Eco-friendly alternatives to everyday conveniences.

    August 6, 2010

    In our effort to save the earth, many of use have turned to recycling and eco-friendly alternatives to everyday products that fit into our lifestyle. Cloth napkins replacing paper towels, handmade laundry soap versus chemical laden detergents, and reusable grocery sacks in lieu of plastic grocery bags. However, there’s one thing our busy lifestyles are…

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  • Make your own laundry detergent.

    July 6, 2010

    Making your own laundry detergent is not only a fun and easy craft, but it’s also good for the environment and it saves money versus buying costly name brand laundry detergents. Following is a simple recipe for making your own detergent at home. Ingredients: 1 Bar of Handmade Cold Process Soap 1 Cup of 20…

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  • Sensuous Scented Sheet Spray

    March 12, 2009

    Ingredients: 1 oz. rosewater 1 drop jasmine absolute 1 drop ylang-ylang essential oil 2 drops sandalwood essential oil Instructions: Shake well, spray lightly on bed sheets; let dry. (You can purchase rose water and other flower waters along with certified organic essential oils from Mountain Rose Herbs.)

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  • Apple Spice Potpourri Recipe

    March 12, 2009

     Project compliments of Kitchen, Crafts, n More.  A delightful potpourri with real apple slices and spices, to make your house smell wonderful! Ingredients: 1 small apple – made into dried apple slices (see below) 1 cup carnation petals, pink and red, dried Cinnamon stick, broken into small pieces 2 teaspoons nutmeg 1 1/ 2 tablespoons…

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  • Flower water recipes. These simple, natural flower water recipes are a wonderful way to freshen your home and linens. They can also be used as natural perfumes for your body. Made using a combination of natural flowers, herbs and essential oils, these healthy homemaking recipes are perfect for room sprays to freshen laundry, linens and the air or as herbal body sprays. Learn how to craft your own simple flower water recipes for your home or body now!

    Flower Water Recipes for a Natural Fragrance for Your Home & Body

    March 12, 2009

    These simple, natural flower water recipes are a wonderful way to freshen your home and linens. They can also be used as natural perfumes for your body. Natural Flower Water Recipes Made using a combination of natural flowers, herbs and essential oils, these healthy homemaking recipes are perfect for room sprays to freshen laundry, linens…

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