Make Your Own Healthy Popsicles this Summer

Our kids love popsicles, and so do we! What we don't love is the added sugar and artificial flavors and coloring that most store bought popsicles contain. Even before we had kids, Mr. AJ and I started thinking about different ways to recreate some of our favorite childhood treats in a healthy way. Living in …

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Homemade Makeup: D.I.Y. Cacao Powder Foundation

Ever since I was a kid, I've been mesmerized by the idea of creating my own cosmetics and fragrances. I used to collect random flowers and smash them carefully (and sometimes not so carefully), so I could mix and match the scents I created. As I got older, a full schedule and varying responsibilities kept …

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Healthy Home: Homemade Laundry Detergent

A few years back, when we were just starting our path to better health and more natural living, I had a very uncomfortable and itchy allergic reaction to a popular scented fabric softener sheet. It took us a couple of tries to figure out what product was actually causing my reaction, but when we did …

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