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DIY Laundry Detergent

DIY Laundry Detergent

The plus side of being at home is getting to work on projects that I have been procrastinating for a while. This week I tried my hand at a DIY laundry detergent.      I have always wanted to make my own laundry detergent. It doesn’t have all the perfumes and dyes and it saves a ton of money. This recipe I use and it is so easy!    DIY Laundry Detergent   1. Grate one bar of Castile soap.…

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How to make Elderberry Syrup

How to Make Elderberry Syrup

It’s that time of year when the germs are spreading. I want to keep my family healthy so I make sure they take their vitamins, eat a balanced diet, get…

Creating a Family Recycling Center

I recently had the opportunity to visit Single Stream Recyclers in Sarasota, thanks to the Carton Council, for a tour of the incredible facility. As a “recycling novice” I was…

7 Health Benefits of Kombucha

Kombucha is an ancient beverage, descending from China and Japan for its restorative properties. I started drinking Kombucha a few years ago after reading all about its health benefits. I…

detox bath for toddlers

Detox Bath for Toddlers

This fall my girls are in all kinds of activities. From music lessons to gymnastics, we come into contact with a lot of kids, and a lot of germs. To build…