All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘essential oils’

All Natural Bug Spray

All-Natural Bug Spray Recipe

This all-natural bug spray recipe is not only bad for bugs, it’s good for you. Good because it’s super simple. Good because it actually smells nice. And good because it’s not toxic on your skin. All that and it keeps mosquitos from biting. If you’ve visited recently you would have probably happened by the Citronella CANdle project where you will have learned two things: I hate mosquitoes and love …

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how to make bath bombs

DIY Bath Bombs

Love those awesome fizzing bath bombs but don’t want to spend $6 a piece?  It’s easy to make your own with natural ingredients that soften your skin. As this recipe is part of the Natural Skincare Series the ingredients are natural and safe.  While there are many other recipes that recommend using synthetic fragrance and coloring, there are many options available that are 100% …

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Lemongrass Ginger Moisurizing Sugar Scrub With Free Printable Labels

Simple Sugar Scrub Recipe

As part of the Natural Skincare Series, here is an uber-moisturizing, exfoliating sugar scrub recipe that will wake up your skin and your mind with two energizing scent choices: lemongrass/ginger or rosemary/spearmint. Materials: small 1/4 pint (125ml) jam jars 1 cup granulated white sugar 3/4 cup sweet almond oil Lemongrass Ginger Recipe Ingredients: 3 drops of lemongrass essential oil 1 drop of ginger essential …

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How To Make Soy And Beeswax Candles With Wax Succulents

Beeswax Succulent Mason Jar Candles

These mason jar candles topped with beeswax succulents look impressive but are super simple to make. This project can be done with homemade soy and beeswax candles, or even to top a store bought votive. We’ll continue on our theme for making homemade holiday gifts again this week for this Weekend’s Project: a DIY Beeswax Flower Mason Jar Candles Tutorial. The beauty …

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How To Make Soy Beeswax Candles In Jars Small

Soy Beeswax Jar Candles

Garden therapy extends to the indoors when the weather outside starts to chill.  Warming up with the fragrance and glow of natural candles couldn’t be easier as you’ll soon see from this step-by-step tutorial on making our very favourite candles from a soy wax/beeswax blend.  Melt, pour, then cosy up for this weekend’s project. Materials canning jars with lids a double boiler 75% …

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