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June 1, 2017

This is a 2 ingredient Carpet deodoriser that is just baking soda and an essential oil (I used lavender).


Essential oil -if you need to check out safe essential oils for babies you can check it out HERE :)

Baking soda


Instructions in a large bowl add 1 cup o...

April 30, 2017

I made some DIY dry shampoo!
Which totally worked!

The only thing I would suggest is to NOT... I repeat... DO NOT put it in an empty garlic shaker... my hair might not be greasy anymore but it sure smells like garlic!  Hahaha

1 teaspoon Bentonite clay - I...

April 27, 2017

I actually sold this at one point on my Ecomonkey website. It was a mix that I made up when we were dealing with my oldest child's eczema. Just a couple of spoonfuls in the bath every second night and she was clean.

It contains Himalayan bath salts to cleanse, vita...

March 15, 2017

During our lengthy battle with Scarlett's eczema we tried so many creams, doctors were next to useless and I had googled "eczema cure" about 2,456 times.

Some advice was weird, others made sense, but almost always it was advice about what you should but in the bath and...

March 6, 2017

I wrote the blog 'natural items for your emergency kit' a while ago and  it had among other items baking soda, vinegar and orange oil.

Orange oil has amazing antibacterial and antiseptic uses, vinegar is a natural cleaner, and baking soda is a fantastic deodorizer and m...

February 19, 2017

I really wanted to title this post "The awesome, random shit that I put in the bath!" but I thought maybe that wouldn't do as well on the old Google search engine hahaha.

Now who doesn't like a nice hot soak in the bath? In all honestly my bath usually involves one of t...

February 9, 2017

I'm not gonna lie, I love doing this kind of thing although I don't think I would actually like to HAVE to do it if an actual emergency arose.

We have a swimming pool and chlorine and a commercial water filter upstairs so I am sure that if we needed water we would actua...