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Easy To Make Lavender And Cocoa Butter Bath Melts

Lavender and Cocoa Butter Bath Melts

Add a little luxury to the bath with these moisturizing cocoa butter bath melts. They are made with ingredients so natural that you could eat them, and you might just want to! The aroma of cocoa, coconut, and lavender makes my mouth water for what is essentially a gourmet truffle. These truffles, however, are best used in the bath, as …

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Homemade Hand Sanitizer With Thieves Oil

Homemade All-Natural Hand Sanitizer Recipe

I’m a big believer in hand-washing as the best way to ward off colds and the flu. If I don’t find myself in a place where I can wash my hands then I’m glad to have this all-natural hand sanitizer made with aloe vera, witch hazel and Thieves Oil. It packs a big punch at crushing viruses while softening my …

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Theres No Moosetaking My Love For You DIY Seed Paper Valentine

Valentines That Grow!

Now here is a gift that sprouts up beautiful flowers or yummy veggies when planted, homemade seed paper Valentines! This DIY project requires no special equipment and recycles paper into something much more attractive—pressed handmade paper with embedded seeds. The paper can be cut out in any share you want, but for this project I’ve turned seed paper into woodland critters that …

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Natural Peppermint Foot Scrub To Soothe Achy Dry Cracked Feet

Pampering Peppermint Foot Scrub

What do achy, dry, rough feet need? A little pampering straight from the garden! That’s right, even your feet benefit from a little garden therapy. This peppermint foot scrub is made specifically for feet. Exfoliating sugar and dried herbs will scrub away rough skin, coconut oil will soften cracks, and soothing peppermint essential oil has a cooling effect. Update: follow this foot scrub …

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Gluten Free Dairy Free Nut Free Vegan Cupcakes That Even Have A Lemon Coconut Frosting

Gluten Free Carrot Cupcakes + Whipped Lemon Coconut Cream

These gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free, vegan recipe for carrot cupcakes is so delicious you will want to gobble up the whole batch. Oh, and they even come with a recipe for frosting that is too yummy for words! Don’t worry though, these are so healthy that you can snack away without the guilt.  You can feel good about these cupcakes because recipe …

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Raw Energy Shaker Recipe

Use This Raw Energy Shaker to Boost Nutrition at Every Meal

Hemp hearts, chia seeds, buckwheat groats, and unhulled sesame seeds —a raw seed mix that will add a power punch of nutrition to your meals. Even better, this healthy treat is added to just about any meal, and can be brought along with you in this handy dandy shaker made out of a mason jar. Chia seeds. Acai. Goji berries. …

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Sunflower Sprouts DAY 15 Harvest From How To Grow Sunflower Microgreens

How to Grow Healthy Sunflower Sprouts in 2 Weeks

Sunflower micro greens are deliciously nutty with the flavour of raw sunflower seeds but with the texture of spinach. They are easy to grow in just about any container you can find around the house like clear plastic salad mix boxes. This post is a detailed set of instructions on how to grow deliciously, tasty sunflower microgreens that are healthy and …

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Homemade Coconut Lotion Recipe

Lavender Grapefruit Whipped Coconut Oil Lotion

After the bath this whipped coconut lotion will nourish skin and bring along the refreshing lavender grapefruit scent for the rest of the day. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups coconut oil 10 drops lavender essential oil 10 drops grapefruit essential oil   To whip coconut oil you will need a hand blender or mixer with a whisk attachment. It’s best to …

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An All Natural Remedy For Sore Throats Sage Candy Recipe On Gardentherapy.ca  E1421347963973

Sage Candy: a Natural Remedy for Sore Throats

Is a sore throat getting you down? Pesky viruses can cause throat inflammation and coughs that last far too long. The good news is that you need to look no further than your backyard herb garden for a natural remedy that works: sage candy. Sage is the classic medicinal herb used to fight sore throats and gum inflammation, and to …

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The Best Of Garden Therapy Www.gardentherapy.ca For 2014

Garden Therapy’s Best of 2014

Oh, what a year it has been on Garden Therapy! Even with a baby at home, a book to write*, and regular contributions to other websites, magazines, and blogs, I still managed to create 121 new crafty projects, gardening articles, and recipes this year. Am I crazy? Not at all! In fact this is what keeps me sane. Those days when I’m up …

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100 Homemade Gifts You Would Actually WANT To Get

Homemade Gift Ideas

Making gifts for the holidays or an occasion can be a lot of fun, but is the end product something you really would want to get as a gift? I have given handmade gifts (and in some cases received handmade gifts) for many a birthday, neighbor, teacher, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentines Day, etc. The number one rule in gift-giving is …

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All Natural Candles From How To Make Soy Beeswax Mason Jar Candles

Soy Beeswax Jar Candles

Warming up with the the fragrance and glow of handmade candles is even more pleasurable when you use healing essential oils and natural wax. These soy beeswax jar candles make beautiful, natural gifts, and they’re easier to make than you think. These soy and beeswax candles are easy to make as you can see from this step-by-step tutorial. I like …

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  1. Allison Taylor
    Allison TaylorMarch 16,16

    Great ideas. I totally love the carpet gardening. I’ve tried to create something similar in my small backyard garden, but didn’t have much of a success. You inspired me to try again, though, and will definitely do it.

    Regards, Allison from http://windowboxescompany.co.uk/

  2. Barry
    BarryApril 21,16

    I landed on your site as i was looking for inspiration to give our garden a makeover this summer. What an impressive site, Fantastic pictures along with even better content, ive subscribed! Thanks, B

  3. Taylor
    TaylorApril 22,16

    Great blog, great tips.

  4. Paul Grant
    Paul GrantOctober 11,16

    Such a great resource! I really love reading about composting. It is indeed an environmentally helpful way to improve the garden soil and reduce waste.

    These advises has a great impact to the readers who would like to know about garden projects. Two thumbs up!

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