compost

Kitchen waste to liquid nutrients & compost

Wormeries turn your vegetable or fruit peelings, kitchen scraps and waste into wonderfully rich compost and a liquid nutrient-rich fertilizer to feed your plant pots, herbs, flowers, hedges, veggie patches or lawns. The liquid needs to be diluted general one...Read More

drying herbs

Basic Herbal Preparations

Infusion - is like making tea. Pour boiling water over dry or fresh leaves and/or flower heads. Leave to steep (soak) for about 10 to 15 minutes. Strain out the plant matter and use or drink. Infusions should be used...Read More

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

recycled

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

mason jar

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

Kitchen waste to liquid nutrients & compost

Wormeries,  turn your vegetable or fruit peelings, kitchen scraps and waste into wonderfully rich compost and a liquid nutrient-rich fertilizer to feed your plant pots, herbs, flowers, hedges, veggie patches or lawns. The liquid needs to be diluted general one...Read More

Natural Men’s Skin Care Products

The average aftershave can contain strong fragrances and chemical ingredients. Here are a few stand-alone ingredient that work well Organic Aloe Vera Gel - cooling gel soothes skin and makes a cheap and easy balm for just shaved skin. It...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