Make it Monday: Homemade Toothpaste

 How to Make Homemade Toothpaste   I have been making my own homemade toothpaste lately. After adjusting the ratios of the ingredients, I finally found the combination I like best and it makes a nice, not too runny paste. It’s almost as thick as regular toothpaste.

Make it Monday: Oatmeal Lavendar Diaper Cream

Homemade Diaper Cream I received a pound of shea butter from Cleopatra’s Choice. Shea butter is a key ingredient in homemade skincare products. I decided to use mine in my favorite natural homemade diaper cream recipe. I know there are a lot of diapering moms out there and I know a lot of you (us) […]

Make it Monday: DIY Almond Milk

Make Your Own Almond Milk Did you know you can make your own almond milk? Of course, you can make your own anything if you have the materials and know how to do it. I can’t say this is necessarily cheaper than just buying a container of almond milk, but if you like the thrill […]

Make it Monday: Energy Burst Sugar Scrub

Energy Burst Sugar Scrub Recipe Here is a fresh and energizing sugar scrub to get you going in the morning! The citrusy scent of orange is an energizing effect and I love using it in the morning. It just gets my day off to a bright start!

Make it Monday: Nipple Cream

Homemade Nipple Cream I’m sure many of you know August has been deemed National Breastfeeding Month and this week is World Breastfeeding Week. So most of my posts and reviews this week will be related to breastfeeding. And this topic is also completely relevant to me as the mother of a newborn. 🙂

Deluxe Diaper Cake

Deluxe Diaper Cake Tutorial Diaper cakes are all the rage lately. They can be a great shower gift and give you lots of opportunity to express your creativity and make a unique gift. You can make your diaper cake using items from the recipient’s registry (diapers are always on a registry) or just get basic […]

Make it Monday: PostPartum Mama Gift

 New Mom Gift Idea If you are pregnant with your first child, there are a few things you will need after the birth. If you’ve had a baby before,  you will know what I’m talking about. If you have a close friend or family member who is expecting, this little package is a great new mom […]

Make it Monday: Mommy First Aid Kit

Mommy First Aid Kit Do you keep a first aid kit in your home? What about your car? It is a good idea to have at least a small, basic first aid kit, especially when you are out and about. It doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. You can even make your own!

Fun Friday: Making Patriotic Soap

Fourth of July Craft Idea You may or may not have heard of the Ivory soap project that involves microwaving a bar of Ivory soap and making a “cloud.” I’ve seen it passed around on multiple blogs and it seems to be pretty popular project. So I thought I’d try it with my kids, only […]

Make it Monday: Basic Diaper Cake

How to Make a Diaper Cake      Making a diaper cake can be fun and allow you to express your creativity. Here is the first diaper cake I ever made. It’s not as elaborate as some of the diaper cakes I’ve seen, but I think it turned out alright for my first try. You can […]