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Going Green in 2016: Bathroom Update

The war on plastic continues…This week in the bathroom we moved to bamboo toothbrushes from Save Some Green. Disposable plastic toothbrushes was one of my biggest irritations on the plastic front. 494 more words

Going Green In 2016


Thanks to Influenster I recieved two Dove spray deodorants in the mail, one women’s cool essentials and one men’s extra fresh. I have been trying out the women’s one for the last week and my husband has been trying out the men’s for the last week as well. 76 more words

Natural Deodorant & Antiperspirant {That Works}

This has been a 6 month quest to find an all natural deodorant recipe that works for both me and my husband.  We dealt with the itchy armpit issue  (too much baking soda), one that turned out dark grey (I wear way too many delicates to stain my nice work clothing), and one that literally turned my armpits light brown. 1,067 more words

Essential Oils

That Wonderful Wax

I’ve recently discovered the joys of making my own “beauty” products, and thanks to my friend Clinton Walker, whose family owns Walker Honey, I’ve had a good source of beeswax to work with. 631 more words

Mhmm Mhmm Mhm... For the Smell of It!

A few months back I got on this kick about going all homesteady. Why? Not because I am OVERLY concerned about all the ridiculous chemicals that are in everyday things (which once you research them, it is quite astounding what kind of crap we are putting on our bodies) but because I am broke and realized making things myself would save me a couple of dollars every month. 369 more words