Search the Internet, and you will likely find hundreds of recipes for “DIY Sunscreen.” Why? Consumers are tired of the standard, chemical-filled sunscreens that have flooded the marketplace. The Environmental Working Group has outlined “The Trouble with Sunscreen Chemicals,” and it is very apparent that toxicity is the underlying theme. Since we already knew that Coconut Oil has a (natural) SPF of about 8, it only makes sense that we could combine other ingredients for a stronger (sans-chemicals) SPF sunscreen.
Skipping pre-packaged foods and making your own version at home is an important step to cutting out harmful additives, preservatives and GMOs. Because we’re big believers in homemade, we’ve taught you how to make your own almond or hemp milk, garlic or onion powder and hummus. Now, we’ll show you how to make homemade, organic […]
Sometimes, we get so wrapped up in the complexity of things that we forget about the simple pleasures in life. Reclaiming moments of simplicity can give us great ease and help us to find gratitude in the little things. Ready to take a break from the complicated? Try this incredibly simple recipe to make your […]
In our series focused on building your superfood pantry with spices, we’ve delved into the unique qualities of cumin, cinnamon and turmeric. Now, it’s paprika’s turn! Paprika is a mainstay in most spice cabinets, but is rarely used as more than a dash of color on top of a dish like deviled eggs. Sadly, paprika […]