All posts tagged: natural

How to make Vegan Hair Gel ~DIY

Hi Everyone, Happy Friday!!! its time for another DIY! I have been loving this one ๐Ÿ™‚ I actually saw someone make this last weekend and I was shocked at how well it worked! so had to try it for myself ๐Ÿ˜€ I promise it won’t make your hair all dry and crunchy ๐Ÿ˜‰ This Gel will keep in the fridge for about a week and you should make it fresh weekly.. don’t worry though its not hard at all… and I am giving you the microwave fast version here ๐Ÿ˜‰ You will need: 2 cups of water 1/4 cup of brown flaxseeds Microwave safe bowl strainer container ( I just use an empty container I got from the dollar store ) How to: Put your flaxseeds and water into your microwave safe bowl. Place the bowl into the Microwave for 5 minutes ( 100power) make sure that the lid is covered as it might overflow in your microwave. Strain the flaxseeds from the gel. ( don’t burn yourself ๐Ÿ˜ฎ pour the gel in the small…

3 Quick & Easy DIY tricks for your face!

Hi Everyone! It’s DIY Friday again… today i wanted to share with you very easy DIY tricks that i have picked up over the years… these are all natural and vegan .. and you mostly just need one ingredient! oh yah… I just brought Austin powers back ๐Ÿ˜‰ These DIYS are awesome to do with your GFs orย with your significant other … oh come one don’t pretend your Man friends don’t like it, they love this stuff ๐Ÿ™‚ I am totally doing these DIYs tonight and watching an Austin powers marathon ๐Ÿ™‚ here we go: 1. Getting Rid of Dark Circles all you need for this DIY are MINT LEAVES I have a mint garden… so this is on the regular for me ๐Ÿ˜€ get a spoon and a bowl together and crush around 5-10 mint leaves and place them under your eyes for about 10-15 minutes and then rinse off! I do this about 1-2 times a week or whenever I don’t get enough sleep! it helps my under circles big time ๐Ÿ™‚ 2.…

Did We Make a Mistake Going Natural?

Originally posted on The Farm on the Hill:
Modeling my new bee suit. Last week my very own bee suit came. ?Originally, the bees were supposed to be more of my husband’s thing. ?I had planned on making yummy treats with the honey and candles and things with the wax, but that was going to be the extent of my involvement. ?Well, if you’ve been following the blog, you know that I have become very enamored with our bees. ?And with the realization that we need to have an “us” thing, my husband bought me a bee suit as a late anniversary gift. ?(You know you’re starting to get older when you ask for practical gifts!) ? Since I received?my bee suit, we decided to do a hive inspection last week as well. ?When we opened up the hive, my heart sank. ?A month or so ago, we added frames to the fourth box on the hive and took out the feeder. ?My husband talked about getting another empty box to put on top so…

DIY: Strawberry Mint Facial Exfoliant/Mask

Hi Everyone! DYI Friday is here! I guess I have been posting DIYs on Fridays, so lets just make it a thing ๐Ÿ˜‰ seriously though… I have been experimenting with different exfoliants and masks for the past few weeks and finally found one that I absolutely love ๐Ÿ™‚ love to make myself that is without the chemicals and all that jazz! Yes… I am busting out the Mask gifs… haha I absolutely love the smell and feel of this DYI exfoliant Mask on my face and my skin is softer, brighter and fresh after applying! not to mention relaxing!!! ooh that mint smell ๐Ÿ˜€ Here we go You will need:ย  4 strawberries 5 Mint leaves 1/2 Lemon (juice) 1 TBS Olive oil 1/2 Tsp Salt *Why Strawberries? they are loaded with Vitamine C,, alpha hydroxyl acids, salicylic acid, aspartic acid, ellagic acid, folate and fiber, Strawberries can save your skin from acne, blackheads, white heads, oily skin, dry skin and many more!ย  *Why Mint? They help with treating inflamation and acne because of their high…