31 Ways To Use Lemon Peels

I love finding uses for things we usually just throw away, things like composting your kitchen food waste to feed the garden and reusing padded envelopes and Amazon boxes etc. However, if you are like me, you are still just […]

Beautiful DIY Natural Room Scents

I hate artificial room scents and sprays. Sure, some of them smell nice, but it is just polluting your home’s atmosphere with synthetic chemicals.  This is especially the case with spray scents; that chemical mist just can’t be good to […]

How To Make Refreshing Homemade Citrus Bath Salts

There is nothing better after a long hard day, than a nice soak in tub with a few generous handfuls of  bath salts. The problem with store brought bath salts is – I usually find they smell synthetic and the […]

Homemade Wasp Repellent That Is Safe And Effective

Have you ever had a picnic or barbecue spoilt by wasps? They are annoying at best, but things can get painful and dangerous quickly, especially if you have young children or anyone who is allergic to wasp stings… There are […]

6 Insect Repellent Plants To Grow – repel: mosquitoes, gnats & more…

I don’t know about you, but now the weather has warmed up, we have all the doors and windows open and we are spending a lot of time outdoors and eating in the garden. The downside to this is all […]

Make Healthy Eating Plates For The Kids

To be fair my kids eat pretty well, although they seem to be getting pickier as they get older. I think this is mainly due to starting school and picking things up from other children. My daughter told me the […]