Charcoal & Clay Facial Soap Recipe

Charcoal and Clay Facial Soap Recipe

I've been making my own soap for a long time, both by cold process and hot process in a crock pot. It can seem really intimidating to begin making your own soap, but everyone I know who actually tries … [Read more...]

2014 Year in Review – Thank YOU!

WellnessMama- A Year in Review

Today is that day when many of us set goals for the next year, make final charitable contributions, start planning for taxes, and maybe drink some champagne and kiss those we love as we welcome in the … [Read more...]

DIY Herbal Perfume Recipe

Herbal Perfume Recipe with Essential Oils

I've been fascinated by perfume since I was young. Scent is intimately tied to memory and I realized that my earliest memories were tied to particular scent: my great aunt's hand lotion that I would … [Read more...]

How to Make Vanilla Extract

Make Your Own Natural Vanilla Extract

I adore the scent of natural vanilla. It can be used in so many recipes and is perfect in my superfood coffee. I even use it as a base for my homemade perfume (recipe coming soon).Unfortunately, … [Read more...]

Echinacea Benefits and Uses

Echinacea Uses and Benefits

I met my husband walking across the country, and it turns out you learn a lot about a person by walking 15+ miles a day with them. At the time, he was a 20-something guy into sports and healthy(ish) … [Read more...]