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Ways to Use Tea Tree Oil Around Your Home

Tea tree oil is one of those natural products that every mom should learn to know and love. It has so many uses, and is inexpensive and concentrated. A small bottle, purchased for less than $10, may last you a … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Dishwashing Liquid

I love to challenge myself to make things myself instead of buying them. Sometimes, the motivation is financial. Homemade stuff is almost always cheaper. Sometimes, it’s the healthier, more natural option. And all of the time, the homemade version is … Continue reading

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Homemade Gift Ideas

I don’t celebrate Christmas. But, once a year my family gets together, usually around my sis and BIL and parent’s anniversaries, and we exchange gifts. This year I decided to do homemade gifts. (Since my mom and sister read my … Continue reading

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Homemade *FAIL*

I try hard to make things homemade as often as I can. Especially if the homemade version is more natural, less toxic, healthier, and cheaper. Laundry detergent is an example. There’s natural hair conditioner, shampoo, facial moisturizer, homemade lip balm. … Continue reading

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Possum Living

Possum Living is one of those books that, as soon as I heard about it, I HAD to read. Unable to find it in the library system (which would have been true Possum style), I ordered the book from Amazon … Continue reading

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What Do I Buy That I Can Make?

In my ongoing quest to a) frugally feed my family and at the same time b) improve the quality of our diet, I had a bit of an epiphany the other day. I decided to make a list of things … Continue reading

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Earth Day Book Reviews

Here are a couple of books I’ve read lately that are just perfect for this week. If you want to brush up on your natural housekeeping, check these out. Organic Housekeeping by Ellen Sandbeck When I first saw this book, … Continue reading

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