Homemade Snow Globes

November 16, 2013 in DIY Art Projects

Homemade Snow Globes‘Tis the season to make homemade snow globes! With so many homemade Christmas gift ideas out there, I thought I’d shake things up a bit. These are easy homemade Christmas gifts that you can personalize the way you like. When you’re finished, give them away or hold on to your Christmas snow globes for years to come. As with everything on Homemade Goodness, they’re easy and fun to make, as well as affordable. Read the rest of this entry →

Homemade Dog Toothpaste

July 13, 2013 in Homemade Pet Products

homemade dog toothpaste, toothpaste for dogsYour dog may be cute, but his breath stinks! Homemade dog toothpaste is an excellent way to keep your pet’s breath smelling minty fresh. And that’s the doggone truth! In addition, good oral hygiene ensures that your dog’s teeth stay healthy and strong. Read the rest of this entry →

Homemade Baby Wipes Recipe

June 30, 2013 in Homemade Bath & Body Products

homemade baby wipes, baby wipe recipeYour household budget really takes a hit when you have children in your family. And if you have a baby (or babies), the expenses can be astronomical. The shear cost of baby diapers and baby wipes is enough to make a grown man cry like baby. Let’s pacify your worries with this homemade baby wipes recipe. Read the rest of this entry →

How to Remove Paint from Carpets

June 11, 2013 in Homemade Cleaning Products

remove paint from carpetSo . . . my son decided to paint his room the other day. After opening the paint can that contained his chosen color – deep, dark red – he immediately bumped the can, spilling paint all over the carpet. I’d like to say that I handled the situation calmly. But, if you’re a parent, you know better. So, how do you remove paint from carpet? Read the rest of this entry →

How to Make Homemade Hair Gel

June 9, 2013 in Homemade Bath & Body Products

homemade hair gel, homemade styling gelPut some Jell-O® in your hair! Well, not exactly. But if you’re looking for an amazingly inexpensive way to make homemade hair gel, then gelatin is the way to go. Seriously, there is no need to go out and buy hair gels with chemicals in them. At the same time, why spend your money on something that is so easy to make at home? Read the rest of this entry →

Homemade Sea Glass – Easy to Make, Beautiful to Admire

June 1, 2013 in DIY Art Projects

homemade sea glassSome love the sun. Some love the ocean. But others have a passion for sea glass. These rare ocean gems come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. While average beach combers browse the shoreline for shells and sea life, not sea glass lovers. With trained eyes, they forsake the shells to save the sea glass. Read the rest of this entry →

Natural Homemade Deodorant

May 20, 2013 in Homemade Bath & Body Products

natural homemade deodorant, women's deodoorantOnce again, we’ve sniffed out another great home-grown project for you – Natural Homemade Deodorant! Before you turn your nose up and run away, here me out. This is a tried and true homemade deodorant recipe that is very popular in the natural and organic communities. Best of all, it is fragrant and also works as an antiperspirant. Read the rest of this entry →

Homemade Bug Spray Recipe

March 25, 2013 in Homemade Bath & Body Products

Spring is upon us, andhomemade bug spray so are the creepy crawly critters. Forget about sitting on the porch after dinner. Blood-sucking mosquito monsters are bound to ruin a perfectly good evening. You’re better off enjoying time indoors. But wait! You can still enjoy the Great Outdoors. Here’s a natural homemade bug spray that keeps those little nuisances away. Let them get their blood samples elsewhere. Read the rest of this entry →

Home Remedy for a Clogged Toilet

March 23, 2013 in Homemade Cleaning Products

Itclogged toilet, toilet unclogger,  diy drain cleaner‘s a crappy job, but someone’s got to do it. You have a clogged toilet, and you’re plumb out of ideas. Don’t use Drano®. While it does the trick, it’s also highly toxic. Along with the harmful fumes, it washes toxic solutions into the water. And that water doesn’t simply evaporate into the thin air. Read the rest of this entry →

DIY Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes

March 20, 2013 in Homemade Crafts

easter egg dyes, natural easter egg dye recipesI might be mistaken, but I think Peter Cottontail is probably an all-natural kind of bunny. With these DIY Easter egg dye recipes, you’re sure to make him hoppin’ happy! Instead of running out to the store for egg dyes, why not make your own? Stirring up homemade Easter egg dye recipes is an excellent activity for the kids too. Read the rest of this entry →