Skip to Main Content »

DIY

  • DIY Honey Rosebud Incense

    Image 1

    I’m all for a good smelling home, but the one thing I despise are chemical air fresheners. I hate the feeling that I’m inhaling god-knows-what, and I prefer a beautiful natural smelling home. In place of Febreeze, I turn to incense, sage sticks, and palo santo. Today, I want to share a quick incense DIY perfect for this time of year. As spring moves in, there is nothing more refreshing than a rosebud scented home.
    Continue reading

  • DIY Chapped Lip Treatment

    Image 1

    In the winter months our bodies crave hydration. The cold air dries out our tissues, and there is only so much hydration from the inside can help. In addition to drinking water, we have to apply extra goodness from the outside.
    Continue reading

  • DIY Block Print Valentine’s Day Cards

    Image 1

    The holiday of love is upon us! Say what you will, but I love Valentine’s Day. I loved it when I was single, and I love it now that I’m in a long-term relationship. It’s an excuse to express one of the world’s most important emotions. Love for your mother, for your friends, for you significant other, or anyone who supports you through this life. Where would we be without love?
    Continue reading

  • Elderberry Throat Drops

    Image 1

    It’s that season! Runny noses, scratchy throats, and incessant coughing are everywhere. When they spread to you, there is only one thing you can do: take care of yourself. Rest, warm liquids, and herbal remedies will give you a fast recovery.
    Continue reading

  • Cranberry Seed Muffins

    Image 1

    I’ve been making a concerted effort to avoid wheat lately, but unfortunately that means cutting out one of my favorite foods, bread. Learning to live without sandwiches or toast is something that takes some getting used to. To help fill the void, I began looking into alternatives, and was really excited when I found this “Life Changing Loaf of Bread” from one of my favorite food bloggers, Sarah of My New Roots.
    Continue reading

  • Holiday Drinks

    Nothing helps you get into the holiday spirit better than a bevy of beverages with all your favorite flavors of the season. We’ve put together some classic holiday drink recipes to help get you in the mood for mixing and mingling with friends and family.

    Everyday-Minerals-Apple-Cider-10
    Continue reading

  • DIY Nature-Inspired Gift Wrap

    Image 1

    Years fly by. We talk about them as if they last forever, but in reality they are mere dots on a timeline. Thank goodness for holidays that mark a point in the year, for without them, we might not take a moment to stop and realize where we are.
    Continue reading

  • DIY Aromatherapy Sinus Relief

    image1

    The seasons are changing.Temperatures are rising and falling to new extremes each day, and with them there is a toll is exerted on our sinuses. We are more prone to infections, clogs, and discomfort around our nose and eyes come this time of year. To help keep them clear and to give relief, you can simply inhale some of Mother Nature’s healing scents. Eucalyptus, peppermint, and lavender are a dynamic force that help clogs and give soothing energy to sinus cavities. Next time you need a little something to make you feel better, try putting together one of these simple “smelling pouches”.

    Continue reading

  • DIY Healthy Hair Rinse

    After visiting the Officina Profumo Farmeceutica di Santa Maria Novella in Florence, I discovered hair rinses and became very intrigued to try some of my own. I did a little research and got to experimenting.

    Everyday_minerals_blog_hair_makeup_1

    Continue reading

  • Rice Water Beauty Secrets

    Image1

    For centuries, Asian women have been utilizing the somewhat secret beauty benefits of rice. One of the most-used homemade products is rice water, which can help make your skin flawless and your hair silky and shiny.

    Continue reading

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
next >

Please wait...

`