So, you brush your teeth with dirt? Questions like this are music to a natural gal's ears. Why? We're awesome like that. We know that if you use the right kind of dirt your teeth will be thanking you for it. What's this special dirt you might ask? Bentonite clay. It's pretty … [Read more...] about Easy Bentonite Clay Toothpowder
It's true - I keep a jar of dirty, grey water in my cupboard for all of us to drink. Bentonite clay water, to be exact. And it's always on hand right when I need it. A glug or two in a cup (scientific measurement, obvi) and chug it back. Drinking clay water is our go-to remedy for … [Read more...] about The Very Good Reason I Keep a Jar of Dirty Water in My Cupboard
By Contributing Writer, Erin Long Back in January 2012 I decided it was time to make substantial changes to my lifestyle and take the plunge into natural living. I didn’t eat much processed food so I decided to revamp my personal care supplies first, starting with DIY … [Read more...] about DIY Clay Toothpaste: New and Improved Version!
Now that Christmas and New Years are over, routines are starting to return to normal. The stress, heavy eating and late nights puts a toll on the body’s ability to function properly. With the start of a new year, this is the perfect time to clean house with a detox. Signs that your … [Read more...] about 5 Gentle Herbal Detox Tips for a Fresh Start
I've seen many homemade toothpaste recipes floating around internet-land for a few years now. Most recipes are a baking soda mixture, and while I have serious respect for the power of baking soda (it's an awesome tub cleaner!), the thought of it in my mouth makes me scrunch up my … [Read more...] about Homemade Toothpaste (with Clay and Coconut Oil)