5/11/2016 7:00:00 AM
Whether you consider yourself an eco-mom or you’re looking for a smart gift for one, these essentials will keep any green household running smoothly.
11/10/2015 9:00:00 AM
Baking soda and vinegar, simple household ingredients, can be used to effectively clean your bathroom. Try them in these four applications to create a chemical-free space.
3/31/2015 7:00:00 AM
Craft these DIY Asian-inspired guest soaps to reinvigorate road-weary visitors.
2/25/2015 10:01:00 AM
There is something special about finding the perfect soap. Learn more about which soap is ideal for your long-term skin health.
12/18/2013 10:47:00 AM
Learn the facts about antibacterial soap, what the FDA has to say about it and how you can make your own simple soap.
7/15/2013 10:46:00 AM
Undo summer’s damage with S.O.A.P.’s new Brown Sugar Souffle Body Scrub.
7/5/2013 2:32:00 PM
LOVE NATURE NYC’s line of bath, body and home products helps create an experience that nurtures and connects the mind, body and soul.
6/21/2013 9:41:00 AM
Choose among three naturally-scented John Masters Organics bar soaps.
5/17/2012 12:21:13 PM
A Tulikivi soapstone fireplace and cook stove complement the off-grid lifestyle of a Montana man and his Earthship home.
3/7/2012 10:21:09 AM
Learn how a calendula and lavender baby bar soap helped make child care a little easier for this blogger.
1/26/2012 10:57:29 AM
Did you know that lemons can cut grease, brighten laundry and whiten fingernails? Discover these and many more uses for lemons!
10/11/2011 12:14:20 PM
The Barr-Co. collection is made from natural ingredients and is hand crafted in St. Louis, Missouri.
5/23/2011 12:40:19 PM
I recently came across a new website, Fight Germs Now. The site’s primary focus is to alleviate concern about the safety and effectiveness of antibacterial soaps. However, I’d like to scream from the rooftops, “Antibacterial soaps aren’t necessary!”
5/11/2011 4:14:15 PM
Recent studies find that many public bathrooms contain soap dispensers with bacteria-infected soap.
4/22/2011 10:20:30 AM
Learn how to make soap from scratch using eco-friendly materials and herbs.
3/9/2011 9:35:52 AM
Soapwort has an array of health benefits. You can grow this herb in your garden and the leafy branches can be used to wash your hair, give your dog a bath or wash laundry.
2/7/2011 12:54:00 PM
Forgo store-bought goods this year in favor of a homemade gift. These homemade Valentine’s Day gift ideas are sure to meet your time, talents and budget!
12/10/2010 3:23:08 PM
Learn how to catch more fish using star anise essential oil. Blogger Dawn Robnett explains why Illicium verum oil with keep the fish nibbling all day.
9/2/2010 10:27:20 AM
Purple Prairie Botanicals Orange and Tea Tree Facial Toning Bar combines the bacteria-fighting power of tea tree and orange essential oil for a product that promotes healthy, glowing skin.
4/30/2010 9:42:23 AM
I love discovering beauty products that use essential oils in lieu of artificial fragrances, which is what Pattern does with its body washes.
4/15/2010 3:32:28 PM
Up to 75 percent of antibacterial products carry triclosan and triclocarban, hormone-disrupting chemicals that affect brain and nervous system development.
4/5/2010 4:56:32 PM
Natural and effective skin and hair care for our pets can be easy, economical and gentle. Learn which herbs guest blogger, Dawn Robnett, uses to make Castile soap for her pets.
3/1/2010 11:19:14 AM
Our newest guest blogger, Dawn Robnett, is always searching for great herbs to color soap and skin care products. She recently discovered comfrey, which provides a beautiful green color and wonderful skin benefits.
10/9/2009 2:13:12 PM
Soapwort is growing well for Cynthia Meredith, our guest blogger from Texas.
9/10/2009 12:19:15 PM
Mystic Masala offers Ayurveda-based candles, soaps, and body products made from sustainable herbs and fair trade methods in Nepal.
5/20/2009 3:43:56 PM
Gardener’s All Natural Hand Balm with Shea Butter by SunFeather Natural Soap Company ($9) is a delectable combination of olive oil and shea butter scented with lavender, lemon and ginger essential oils.
2/27/2009 10:25:24 AM
Purchase beeswax, soap making and candle making supplies from GloryBee Foods' online store.
2/16/2009 3:33:57 PM
Washing the dishes is a necessary evil, but it doesn’t have to be a burden on your wallet or the planet. Dani dishes about how to green your dishwashing routine.
12/11/2008 9:37:02 AM
I don't know about you guys, but this time of year can be rough. As in your skin. It's cold outside, you are busy getting everything ready for the upcoming holidays, and maybe you haven't gotten in the habit of
10/24/2008 9:52:41 AM
A new "relaxing room" in England reinforces the aromatherapy benefits of lavender. Learn how to incorporate lavender in your everyday life.
8/11/2008 11:54:00 AM
The Soap Kitchen Tea Tree Wake Up is an olive oil-based soap with palm, coconut and tea tree oils that soothe irritated, inflamed skin
6/6/2008 3:45:41 PM
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps' fair trade, hemp almond pure castile soaps are a competitive rival to conventional formulas in both moisturizing capabilities and scent.
5/7/2008 11:20:43 AM
Men love spruce and lavender -- or maybe it's the Soaptopia body balm.