DIY Natural Sunscreen

Just in time for summer! Experiment number two… homemade sunscreen! ­čÖé I got the basic recipe from my favorite natural blogger Wellness Mama! I highly recommend her blog, she knows her stuff.

I wanted a more natural product for myself and my kids to use this summer, and one that won’t pollute any water source with chemicals, etc. Those little beeswax pastilles take a while to melt, but all in all, it took less than 30 minutes to make including gathering the ingredients and materials to finished product. ┬áMakes 1/2 pint jar worth of sunscreen (approx 1 cup).
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Homemade Natural Deodorant

As part of my homesteading journey, and my desire to be more natural and more prepared should anything happen to us financially or otherwise, I have been researching various “do-it-yourself” natural cleaners and toiletries. ┬áThe first one I was able to try was this recipe for home made deodorant from┬áOh Lardy.┬á Continue reading “Homemade Natural Deodorant”