5 Ways to Save Money and Live Simply by Reusing Glass Containers

5 Ways to Save Money and Live Simply by Reusing Glass Containers

I’m on a mission to reduce plastic use in my home, reuse as much as possible, and create an organized, simple system for storage! The biggest way I do this is by reusing glass containers for many purposes. I love glass containers. They are sturdy, last for decades, clean easily, don’t leach toxic chemicals, and […]

9 Items Every Crunchy Girl Needs in Her Natural Living Travel Kit

9 Items Every Crunchy Girl Needs in Her Natural Living Travel Kit

If you’ve been following me in Instagram (which you should, because I’m pretty exciting–@crunchymamascience), you’ll know that I am currently on an anniversary vacation with my hubby! We are gallivanting around Denver and then we are off to Salt Lake City; we’re without our baby though, and I’m super sad about that. I know she […]

Why Essential Oils Work: Bisalobol in German Chamomile

Why Essential Oils Work: Bisalobol in German Chamomile

My daughter has been plagued by a common skin condition since she was 5 months old. In a desperate attempt to find some relief for her while also avoiding over the counter steroid creams, I began to do my research on natural anti-inflammatories. Steroid creams are synthetic anti-inflammatory drugsĀ that reduce inflammation on the skin when […]

My Simple, All-Natural, DIY Skincare Routine for Ladies Who Don’t Have Time

My Simple, All-Natural, DIY Skincare Routine for Ladies Who Don’t Have Time

To be honest with you, I’ve never been one to spend 30 minutes doing a nightly skincare routine. In college, I was lucky if I even washed my face. ( I know…) Truthfully, I have been blessed with pretty chill skin! However, it has always been sensitive, and I used to buy the expensive “sensitive […]