Two of my favorite brands of make-up are running great deals for Black Friday!
If you’re in the market for new, “clean” make-up, or if you’ve been wanting to try either of these brands, now is a great time to do so!
Have you tried elderberry syrup? It’s a natural way to boost the immune system, especially during the cold and flu season.
Here at the Yankee Homestead, we’re almost completely free of all prescription drugs, as well as over-the-counter remedies.
Here’s one of my favorites for treating and preventing colds and the flu, as well as for treating sore throats:
Are your hands dry and cracked? Do you struggle with itchy rashes? Could your feet use some serious softening? What about your elbows?
This hard lotion is amazing! I’ve been making it for several years now. We use it mostly on our hands and lips, but you can use it anywhere you’ve got skin.
I highly recommend these hard lotion bars for anyone struggling with dry or irritated skin. You can make it yourself or buy it online. Read on for more details…
I have a history of skin issues, including severely dry hands in the winter, acne issues and itchy rashes and hives on various parts of my body. Thankfully, due to the MANY changes we’ve made here at the Yankee Homestead, these conditions have vastly improved.
These are the brands of lotion I used before, thinking they were safe. Because, after all, many were DERMATOLOGIST RECOMMENDED. And if a dermatologist recommends it, it MUST be safe, right? 😉
Anytime is a good time for tea, but fall weather always makes me want to savor a nice cup of tea.
Not to mention that the changing weather can tend to usher in a host of unwanted conditions such as congestion, colds, sore throats and the like.
Let me share one of the tricks I like to keep up my sleeve in the fight to keep my Yankee Homestead family free from common cold-weather complaints…
Traditional Medicinals Teas!
Have you tried them?
By now, you’re probably not surprised to learn that we don’t use antibacterial soaps at our Yankee Homestead.
I’d like to
insist suggest that you shouldn’t use them, either. Here’s why:
I recently spent nearly a decade in the Land of Big Hair (aka Texas). Which helps to explain why I’m starting with a list of my favorite hair products. After all, to quote our good friend Mike, you wear your hair every day.
Here they are, my current favorites:Read More
Before I begin sharing all my favorite natural products, I wanted to tell you about this helpful resource…
Have you heard of Skin Deep?
It’s an online cosmetic data base that provides product safety ratings. I’ve found it enormously helpful in my efforts to overhaul my family’s hygiene, beauty and cleaning products.Read More