How to Make Natural Furniture Polish

How-to make natural furniture polish Last week I made my own furniture polish. One smells of citrus made with coconut oil and the other smells of cedar made with olive oil. Both work well and smell wonderful. As you can...Read More


Re-think, re-duce, re-cycle, & re-use

.Urgently Need to Rethink A failure to take these things seriously is going to pose a very real threat to our future and the health of generations to come. Much of our waste ends up being dumped where it’s broken...Read More

Air Fresheners – make your own natural

As far as air fresheners are concerned there are the toxic and the natural which one are you filling your home with? See article "Air Fresheners, the bad, the ugly " for information on the chemical toxic stuff click here....Read More

14 Essential Oils for Aches and Pains

Easy aromatherapy for inflammation and pain Essential oils are very helpful in combatting pain. I have chosen 14 common economical but very effective essential oils for their pain relieving abilities, anti-inflammatory properties, and versatility. In other words can also be...Read More

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Glass Mason Jars

The mason jar is a collective term for a certain type of jar originally for preserving and pickling and today the mason jar is used for just about everything, and I mean anything - storage for food or office stuff...Read More


Cayenne pain relieving oil, make your own

Cayenne fruit contains a plant compound called capsaicin it has the ability to block chemical messages in our bodies called substance P, that transmits the sensation of pain. This herb is very good for the aches and pains associated with...Read More

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Orris root powder and potpourri

Dried orris root smells like violets and is primarily used as a base for natural toothpaste, and as a fixative in perfumes to enhance other aromas. Can be used with other powders to make a talc-free body powder. An orris...Read More

Itchy Skin, natural solutions

This article is about the simple conditions that might affect the skin and make it itchy that are generally due to allergies or dry skin which can be a common cause. Some people are more prone to dry skin than...Read More


Calendula (Marigold) Skin Healing

Calendula Calendula officinalis or marigold has great anti-inflammatory properties making it excellent for helping skin conditions like stubborn wound healing, ulcers, bed sores, nappy rash and a host of others. Calendula oil has such great healing, soothing and softening qualities...Read More

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A shopping list for natural cleaning

The list of stuff you need to make your products is quite simple and/or products you need to buy. Most of the ingredients would be found on your supermarket shelves or some even at the corner shop or online in...Read More