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In this category, do-it-yourself home, you will find tutorials which will help you make do-it-yourself home products:

  • ideas, tips, and tutorials on everything that can help you have a chemical-free home.
  • why should you use non-toxic cleaning and laundry products
  • which non-toxic products we use to clean our home
  • how to make cleaning products yourself and as a result of this article, you will know how to:
  • laundry detergent tutorial and dishwasher powder tutorial
  • what eco-ingredients you need to have at home in order to make your own non-toxic products
  • how and why you should shop locally and in-season
  • why quality matters over quantity and price
  • other do-it-yourself tips and tutorials

How To Make Zero-Waste Beeswax Wrap

As promised in this article where I shared my favorite alternatives to cling wrap, here is a simple tutorial on making zero-waste beeswax wrap.

You may be surprised to find out that making zero-waste beeswax wrap is easier and cheaper than you think.


  • Piece of old linen or cotton fabric.
  • Beeswax granulate – I got mine from It is from La droguerie écologique for about CHF45.
  • Baking paper.
  • Scissors. …

EASTER ARTS and CRAFTS: egg coloring, decorating the home nice and easy

As Easter is around the corner and in this video, I share some easter arts and crafts that you can do with your children. We tried to color eggs naturally (by using onion skins and red beets) and decorated our house in a budget-friendly, simple but very pretty manner.

How are you going to celebrate Easter this year when you are in quarantine due to Coronavirus? We are going to stay at home, cook, bake and talk to the grandparents and the rest of the family on WhatsApp. How …

What to Do While Quarantined With Kids

If you are a working parent, you’re most likely wondering how to manage homeschool your children and work at the same time. Not to mention that since everyone is confined to their homes, you’ll have to also take care of the chores and cook. So in this video, I want to share my tips on what to do while quarantined with kids.

This is a serious and emotional time for many families who lost loved ones due to the coronavirus outbreak. It is a challenging time for many businesses that had to close due to the …

Have You Carved Your Pumpkin?

Have you a carved a jack-o-lantern pumpkin for Halloween? If you think that it’s too difficult, this article is for you. Personally, I think that you can carve pumpkin anytime, not only for Halloween. It truly looks beautiful when you light it at night and leave it on your porch or balcony.

This year I carved several pumpkins and have to say that it’s much easier than you may think. You can see our artworks in my video about mindful tips for peaceful Halloween. I found many tutorials on YouTube and …

Minimalist Fall – Our Favorite DIY Activities

What to do in the fall when it is cold and raining? Well, you can stay at home and work on some DIY projects. I like DIY activities because it’s not about what you can buy but what you can create with the essential things that you find at home or in nature.

A do-it-yourself project promotes your creativity, is budget-friendly, and trains your focus and attention. I think that it’s one of the best ways to practice mindfulness without spending money. 

Here are some of our favorite, budget-friendly DIY projects that Chloe-Sofia and …