DIY Diaper Rash Stick – Cloth Diaper Safe

DIY Diaper Rash Stick – Cloth Diaper Safe

Diaper rashes? They are pretty much the WORST. It’s so sad to see you sweet baby with a bottom red, chafed. And  it can happen when your baby is teething,when they eat super acidic food or when your cloth diapers need to be stripped. Whatever the reason as Moms we want to make them feel better as quickly as possible. That’s when we reach for the diaper rash cream! But…..THERE IS A PROBLEM WITH DIAPER CREAM(actually A LOT of problems!!)   Most diaper rash ointments contain some nasty ingredients and what’s worse, if you cloth diaper (click here to see how...

Citrus Body Butter

Citrus Body Butter

There is a certain store in the mall that is known for their fabulous smelling body butters and I’ve always adored them-mostly because they smell good enough to eat. I also liked that they used fair trade products and seemed “natural”. Looking more throughly into the safety of cosmetics, I decided to look at the ingredients list of my beloved body butter. To my dismay, this products I considered safe was loaded with artificial fragrances and Propyl Parabens. Since I’ve been on this kick of creating all of my own beauty products like this homemade face lotion and this diaper rash...

Sweet Potato Hash-Browns

Sweet Potato Hash-Browns

You all might think I’m crazy but I would 9 times out of 10 pick the sweet potato over a plain old potato. I just LOVE their beautiful color and sweet yet savory taste. They are a staple at our house since they make the most delicious side to any dinner. I was brainstorming new recipes with David and I said, “hey how about sweet potato hash browns!?!”. He said, “That sounds gross”. Well I didn’t listen to him (sorry honey!) and continued with my brilliant plan.  I served him 3 fried eggs and a large serving of sweet potato hash...

Flawless DIY Liquid Foundation

Flawless DIY Liquid Foundation

I’m kind of a makeup junkie. My favorite safe beauty brand is hands down Beautycounter. This might come as a surprise to you all because I’m a “natural mama” but I like nothing more than to walk through a beauty store and swatch eye shadow colors up to my elbows. There is just something about the pretty colors and perfectly cute containers of makeup that makes me happy. Since discovering that most of these products are highly toxic I have tried to use safer products. I’ve tested all kinds of “natural” products and I’m always disappointed with the results. Beautycounter...