Archives for October 2013

10 Fun DIY Bath Recipes

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20 Genius Ways To Use Citrus Peels You’ve Probably Never Thought Of

Next time you eat an orange or a grapefruit, or squeeze a lemon or a lime, save the peels! There are so many ways to use these peels you’ll be amazed – and in this blog post we’ll reveal 20 of the best! For Food & Flavor… 1. Citrus Zest Using a fine grater or zester (such as this microplane zester) grate the citrus peels… [read more]

10 Healthiest Drink Recipes In The World

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10 Beautiful Homemade Candle Ideas

Nothing says “home” more than the delightful flickering of a candle flame. Candles are a wonderful way to add style and warmth to your home. They can also release a beautiful aroma that freshens and fragrances the air. Unfortunately, many store bought candles are packed full of dangerous chemicals that release a storm of toxic fumes into your home as they burn. Most candles are… [read more]

How To Make A Super Simple Pain Relief Salve

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7 DIY Ideas To Make Your Home Smell Amazing

Chemical filled plug-ins, toxic air freshener sprays and candles filled with paraffin are just some of the ways people try to give their home a beautiful aroma – but in reality these store bought products are merely contributing to the toxic load present in our homes. However, there are ways to make your home smell amazing by making your own all natural, cheap, wonderfully scented… [read more]

How To Replace 10 Household Products With Castile Soap

Image Credit: Swanksalot @ Flickr Castile soap, which originates from the Castile region of Spain, is a type of soap made from plant oils. It is a “true soap” and not simply a chemical detergent. It’s sensitive on skin, it’s bio-degradable and Earth-friendly making it a wonderful product to use when making your own household products. Castile soap is incredibly versatile and can be used… [read more]