Self Sufficient Home

Practical crafts and do-it-yourself ideas for a handmade home, including cleaning products, sewing, natural skincare, and DIY furniture.
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Lotion Bar Sticks for Arthritis and Achy Muscles - This easy DIY recipe features a trio of herbs (cayenne, ginger and arnica flowers) that have been shown to help relieve pain, inflammation and arthritis.
Here is a list of five helpful herbs for pregnancy. These herbs are generally regarded as safe for pregnancy, and can help make your days better! #pregnancy #herbalism
This calming cough syrup made with ginger, honey, garlic and cinnamon will become your go-to natural remedy when treating things like the common cold. #coughsyrup #instantpot #homeremedies #naturalremedies

Health

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Wendy and David Coggins House Tour
Learn how to remove stains from plastic cutting boards with hydrogen peroxide, baking soda, and dishwashing detergent. Two easy, green cleaning tutorials. #greencleaning #naturalcleaning #Nontoxic #green #natural #cleaning #cuttingboard #stainremoval #sta
Frozen foods available at Globus with no packaging waste #zerowaste

Kitchen

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These DIY candles are made with real orange peels, wax and essential oils. A great homemade scented candle project you can use in to decorate your home. #candlemaking #naturecraft #citruscandle
Are you the one in the family who meticulously picks the perfect presents - to match every personality? Yes or no? If the answer is yes, I can unders
20 Easy, Creative & Beautiful Wall Art Projects that you can DIY yourself!

Handmade crafts & decor

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A Little Known Way to Conquer Annoying Soap Scum with a Daily Shower Spray Green Cleaning Recipe! #diycleaner #cleaningrecipe #essentialoilcleaner #zerowaste #cleaningtips #cleaninghacks
Cayenne Pepper -- Ginger -- St. Johns Wort Salve for aches, pains, inflammation, -- Joybilee Farm
Looking to polish up those pearly whites naturally? This DIY all-natural teeth whitening paste is made with just 3 ingredients and works like a charm!

Bathroom & Beauty

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Don’t miss this natural kitchen cleaning checklist with a dozen natural cleaning recipes to ditch and switch your kitchen cleaners. #kitchencleaning #naturalcleaning  #cleaningtips #zerowaste
All Natural Cleaning Roundup–Plus Free Printable labels
Evergreen scented vinegar is an easy pine cleaner, made with just two simple ingredients: vinegar and fresh evergreens.  #Greencleaning #DIY #naturalcleaning #nontoxic #greenclean #vinegar #pine

Cleaning & Household products

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Want a unique and stylish coffee table that nobody else has? Learn how to make your own tree stump coffee table and wow everyone that comes into your home. Its unique, rustic, versatile decor that everyone will envy
Looking for the perfect rustic media center?! This gorgeous DIY Sliding Barn Door TV Console is exactly what you need for your home! #tvstand #barndoor #console #LivingRoomIdeas #HomeDecor
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Home & Furniture DIYs

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Bookcase Styling

Natural Home Design

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100 Wine Corks DIY Cork Supplies by OneCharmingTreasure on Etsy
We're ready for spring—and so are our favorite floral wallpapers. See all the sunshiny designs via the link in our bio! Photo and wallpaper by @bienfaitparis #SOdomino
Learn how to custom design an accent wall using botanical branch stencils with creative, art and painting technique. This stunning DIY accent wall is a great way to decorate your home and give it a fresh, updated look. If you've always wanted an accent wall in your home but hate the thought of wallpaper, then give this DIY wall makeover craft project and tutorial a try instead! #DIY #Wall #AccentWall #WallCandy #decorating #makeover #crafts #art #creative

Natural Home Ideas & DIYs

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Join a local fruit sharing program to decrease food waste and share the bounty. Vist for more information. #fruitsharing #empressofdirt #communityprojects #notfarfromthetree #volunteerideas #urbangardening #fruitpicking #sharethebounty #creativegardeningideas #fruit
30+ Garden Projects using Sticks & Twigs #diygarden #gardeningidea #naturecrafts #upcycled #permaculture
These frugal, old timey, traditional skills will help you save money and become more self sufficient. Learn new skills today #homestead #piwakawakavalley

Homestead Planning

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How to Make Rose Petal Facial Mist - Lovely Greens
How to Make Rose Petal Facial Mist - a skincare recipe from Lovely Greens #diybeauty #roserecipe #skincarerecipe
I’m here to talk to you about backyard ducks. Why? Because ducks just rock. They might be my favorite fowl (shhh, don’t tell the chickens). Farm Ducks, Duck Garden, Raising Turkeys, Backyard Ducks, Duck Breeds, Duck Farming, Raising Ducks, Runner Ducks, Portable Chicken Coop
5 Reasons You Need Backyard Ducks on Your Homestead
I’m here to talk to you about backyard ducks. Why? Because ducks just rock. They might be my favorite fowl (shhh, don’t tell the chickens).
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Twist Turban Headband Free Sewing Pattern - Orange Bettie
Twist Turban Headband Free Sewing Pattern
Instructions for how to make herb-infused oil using healing plants beneficial for your skin. Includes six different methods that take anywhere from an hour to several weeks to produce—also, tips on using herb-infused oil for skincare and salves #herbs #herbalism #diyskincare Herbal Oil Recipes, Flower Infused Oil, Infused Oil Recipes, Body Oil Recipe, Make Skincare, Herbal Oils, Medicinal Herbs Garden, Infused Oil, How To Make Oil
Six Ways to make Herb Infused Oil for Skincare and Salves - Lovely Greens
Instructions for how to make herb-infused oil using healing plants beneficial for your skin. Includes six different methods that take anywhere from an hour to several weeks to produce—also, tips on using herb-infused oil for skincare and salves #herbs #herbalism #diyskincare
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Using Cochineal to naturally color soap pink
Using Cochineal to naturally color soap pink. It's actually fascinating to watch the color change in making this soap -- it starts off bright red, then turns royal purple, then murky brown, and finally this soft pink #soapmaking #naturallycolorsoap #soap
Homegrown Linen: Transforming Flaxseed into Fibre-The Spinnacle Yarns Homestead Survival, Permaculture, Hen Farm, Flax Weaving, Flax Fiber, Homesteading Skills, Botanical Dyeing, Herbal Apothecary, Prepper Survival
Homegrown Linen: Transforming Flaxseed into Fibre
An incredible resource for flax and linen fans, by a Canadian author! Discover how to sustainably grow linen yarn right at home. Uncover how to cultivate flax, remove the fibers, and prep for spinning.Homegrown Linen is an instructional and practical book about gardening, self-sufficiency, and crafting yarn. Perfect for learners of all levels - from yarn beginners to advanced spinners. Discover:– how to grow flax for fibre– how to adapt growing techniques to your conditions using permaculture te
Use this customizable bath bomb recipe with your choice of flower petals, herbs, colorants, oils, and fragrance. Also includes recipes for oatmeal rose bath bombs and pink grapefruit bath bombs #diybeauty #bathbombs Bath Bomb Recipe, Rose Geranium Essential Oil, Bombe Recipe, Natural Beauty Recipes, Diy Kosmetik, Foods With Calcium, Bath Bomb Recipes, Herbal Bath, Rose Bath
Fully Customizable Bath Bomb Recipe + DIY Instructions • Lovely Greens
Use this customizable bath bomb recipe with your choice of flower petals, herbs, colorants, oils, and fragrance. Also includes recipes for oatmeal rose bath bombs and pink grapefruit bath bombs #diybeauty #bathbombs
Looking for best type of chicken for your backyard flock? Come see this list of the best 18 chicken breeds, including chickens that lay colorful eggs, the most friendly chicken breeds for families and kids, chickens that are exceptionally heat-tolerant or cold-hardy, pretty and unique chicken breeds with fluffy heads and feathered feet, and more. Photos of each breed included, plus baby chick pictures! Type Of Chickens Breeds, Breeds Of Chickens And Eggs, Chicken Types And Eggs, Chickens That Lay Colored Eggs, Chicken Egg Colors And Breeds, Friendly Chicken Breeds, Giant Chicken Breeds, Chicken Types, Chicken Breeds With Pictures
Best Chicken Breeds - With Pictures! Friendly Chicken Breeds, Colorful Eggs, Hardiness and More
Looking for best type of chicken for your backyard flock? Come see this list of the best 18 chicken breeds, including chickens that lay colorful eggs, the most friendly chicken breeds for families and kids, chickens that are exceptionally heat-tolerant or cold-hardy, pretty and unique chicken breeds with fluffy heads and feathered feet, and more. Photos of each breed included, plus baby chick pictures!
As the sun rises in the sky and the warmth of summer envelops us, it is time to embrace the joyous spirit of the season. Old-fashioned hobbies bring delight and relaxation to our lives. Just as winter beckons us to cosy up indoors, summer calls us to step outside and enjoy the simple pleasures that evoke a sense of nostalgia and connection to a slower, more intentional way of life. Summer Hobbies, Summer Hygge, Cottagecore Living, Simple Living Lifestyle, Christian Homemaking, Hygge Life, Homestead Farm
10 Charming Old-Fashioned Hobbies to Try This Summer!
As the sun rises in the sky and the warmth of summer envelops us, it is time to embrace the joyous spirit of the season. Old-fashioned hobbies bring delight and relaxation to our lives. Just as winter beckons us to cosy up indoors, summer calls us to step outside and enjoy the simple pleasures that evoke a sense of nostalgia and connection to a slower, more intentional way of life.
a jar filled with kombucha sitting on top of a cloth covered table
How to Make Kombucha: A Simple Guide
This simple kombucha recipe is designed to make 3 quarts at a time. Make it once a week, if you drink a lot of kombucha, or once a month for an occasional treat.
the ultimate guide to soap molds and how to use them in your craftsy projects
Ultimate Guide to Soap Molds including silicone and custom soap molds
Guide to Soap Molds including materials you should avoid and ideas for wooden, silicone, recycled, and custom soap molds #lovelygreens #soapmaking
how to make herb wax melts with candles
How to Make Wax Melts with Herbs and Natural Ingredients - Garden Therapy
How to Make Wax Melts with Herbs and Natural Ingredients - Garden Therapy