Shampoo, Conditioner, Deodorant, Toothpaste, Mouthwash, Face Wash, Face Mask, Face Cleanser, OH MY DIY!!! Enter Coconut Oil, Baking Soda, Corn Starch, Water, and optional Peppermint Oil and Tea Tree Oil....and some empty containers or jars. I have concocted and experimented with these every day bath and beauty products, and I have to say I am … Continue reading DIY: Natural Health and Beauty Recipes
Have you ever looked on the back of your beauty product labels? Can you pronounce half of them, or do you know what half of them actually are? I will tell you from my own research that there are one too many harmful ingredients in most of them, unless it is manufactured by an organically … Continue reading Health & Beauty=Toxic Nightmare? What’s Hiding in Your Bathroom?
Homestead/Homeschool Hair Style for a Non-Poo Chore Day If I don't have outside chores, I love this super Simple Semi-Half Up style. I used coconut oil on my hair as a heat shield and fly away tamer, it also helped me gain my grip on the pieces I pulled back. We had homeschool this morning … Continue reading Simple Semi-Half Up Hair – For Non-Poo Chore Day:)
I have been preaching about coconut oil for a few months when I finally took to time to buy some and experiment with it. So far I have used 2 different kinds, both were great for cooking and beauty products, I just lean more towards the cheaper ones. You can find it by the olive … Continue reading Uses of Coconut Oil: Hair, Beauty, Diet Part 1
More Homestead Hair High Fashion! Who says you have to be boring "pony tail mom" everyday? Dress up your ponytail or bun with this cute braided twist to an all too common up-do. This one is much like the Braided Headband, and you can even combine these two and have a pretty cool looking up-do! … Continue reading Easy Braid Wrapped Bun
Don't mind the roots! This is a simple hair style anyone can do with medium to long hair. of course a plain old boring pony tail will work on a homestead, why get pretty just to get gross? Well, even though I hang out with chickens and clean poop most days, I like to look … Continue reading Easy Ponytail With Headband Braid
Now a-days I don't wear as many heels as I used to when I worked a Corporate job. I will "get all fancy" some days when I "go to town" (that is right, we go to town. It is a bit of a drive!) or to pick up my girls from school and throw on … Continue reading Must Have Basic Footwear on the Homestead