DIY My First Deodorant

My son is 8 and he has started his pre-puberty transition which means the hair on his legs is starting to grow, he is growing taller, he is tired a lot of the time and he is starting to get pretty bad body odor. (recipe at the end of this blog) We decided it wasContinue reading “DIY My First Deodorant”

Swimming Protocol

Chlorine is such a harsh chemical, I understand the necessity for it in our swimming pools but I am also well aware what is does to our bodies. My kids have always been very sensitive to chlorine. They used to get sick as soon as lessons would start, their skin would become dry and itchyContinue reading “Swimming Protocol”

Aromatherapy Play-Dough

Did you know that commercially purchased play dough is full of toxic ingredients? I don’t know about your kids, but my little ones are always trying to eat it! My other pet hate is that they leave it out and it goes dry and it’s not cheap! So I’ve turned to making my own andContinue reading “Aromatherapy Play-Dough”

Kids Daily Oily Routine

Kids went back to school or daycare this week! Activities resumed with the rest starting in the next couple of weeks. This means they are tired, grumpy, overwhelmed and just generally more selectable to picking up those dreaded bugs!! So I’m leaning on my oils – here is my daily routine: Morning Diffuser: Every morning I haveContinue reading “Kids Daily Oily Routine”