Homemade Toothpaste for Colder Climates

Homemade Toothpaste for Colder Climates

I have some thing to confess: I have gone fully hippy and use homemade toothpaste. I first started making my own toothpaste off and on years ago with the aim of using more natural unprocessed products. Confession over. WHY? you ask. Well, it turns out your diet can...
23 Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

23 Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) is one of the oldest forms of vinegar and you can make it at home for free! You can use it in place of pretty much any other type of vinegar, and apple cider vinegar, especially the raw/homemade versions have additional benefits due to the...
10 Tips for Gluten Free Living

10 Tips for Gluten Free Living

We have embraced the gluten-free lifestyle in our house. There are a few exceptions, but generally, we are gluten free and wheat free. Starting out going gluten free or preparing a meal without gluten or doing some gluten free baking for the first time can be very...
Weaning Babies Without Grains – Grain Free Weaning

Weaning Babies Without Grains – Grain Free Weaning

Weaning babies without grains is a very old, traditional way to wean. Baby rice is a very new invention when compared to the age of the human race. We have been weaning babies without grains for millennia, and for good reasons as it turns out! Here is how I got to the...
4 Ingredient Effective Natural Homemade Cough Syrup

4 Ingredient Effective Natural Homemade Cough Syrup

I have discovered the wonders of homemade cough syrup, especially for the girls as they are trying to settle off to sleep at night with a cold, and the tickley cough just won’t leave them alone. This time of year lemons are nice and affordable too which is...