USDA-organic personal care line now styled after Dr. Bronner’s iconic castile soap label.
Get our expert advice on homemade options for laundry soap.
Cap off your Hemp History Week celebrations by making hemp soap. Hemp oil contains essential fatty acids and poly-unsaturated fatty acids known for their excellent emollient and lubricating properties.
MAX's aerodynamic makeover is underway with a new fender design.
The ‘Kiwi House’ is organized around the primal element of fire.
An organic cotton and wool body pillow goes a long way to help relieve pregnancy back pain.
Learn how to make soap with Robin Bedford of Possum Hollow Farm Soap.
Skip the packaging and synthetic chemicals and learn how to make your own, cold-processed shampoo bars.
Learn why making soap doesn't have to be as intimidating as it may sound. Katherine from Bramble Berry chats with an Herb Companion editor.
This potential body style looks hard to beat, in more ways than just physically. What do you think?
Sequestered indoors, Jack goes to work on streamlining MAX's body.
Tulikivi provides a “green” cost-effective heating solution because it uses less wood to heat the same space than with a traditional wood burner.
Here are three easy Easter basket items for you to make. Children can act as helpers, or you can surprise them. Make rainbow crayons, mini soaps and bath bombs.
Easy handmade soap recipe using tallow and lard.
MAX is well on its way to 100 mpg, if the lessons from these 100+ mpg motorcyles are any indication.
A little pampering can go a long way in making you feel rested, cared for and treated — and it doesn’t have to be expensive or involve complex chemistry. Check out this recipe for homemade bubble bath, and share your tips for creating a do-it-yourself home spa experience.
Making your own homemade toothpaste from coconut oil is easy, fun and can be healthier and less expensive than store-bought versions.
Here are three great reasons that hemp cultivation should be legal in the United States: food, health and shelter.
Making a batch of homemade soap for family use can be done quickly and simply.
Here are instructions for making a quick and easy batch of stained glass soap. Once you get the basics down you can make all sorts of unusual and beautiful embedded soap to give as gifts or enjoy for yourself.
BioSafe Systems, LLC is the manufacturer of sustainable and environmentally responsible disease control solutions.
Our little farm received the USDA Value Added Producer Grant and we are embarking on an exciting future. Be with us from start to finish.
To make liquid hand soap all you need is a bar of soap and a cheese grater. What could be easier?
Goat School needs a class room, visit our Kickstarter project and enjoy our video of Goat School!
Let’s break down the soap-making process and start scrubbin’ with homemade bars!
What’s with glycerin? It’s a soap-making byproduct with antibacterial properties, but it’s often made with animal fat derivatives, which isn’t really our thing. So, we figured out how to make our own veggie version with coconut oil, opening up a whole world of kitchen pantry beauty concoctions.
This fall's Fuel for the Body T.O.U.R. ("Total Organic Understanding Ride") will educate the public on the benefits of living a green lifestyle that includes eating organic food and supporting local, organic farmers.
According to the Natural Products Association, the NPA Natural Standard is based on natural ingredients, safety, responsibility and sustainability.
Have you ever considered using lard to make soap? It is easy to locate, inexpensive, and has a long history as a soap-making staple. This recipe adds a few extras to improve the conditioning qualities of traditional lard soap.
This DIY washing powder is simple to make, costs just pennies and smells heavenly.
Get a glimpse of some of the unique exhibitors at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR.
Part I of a two-part tutorial on how to make soap for the absolute beginner. Readers will assemble materials and prepare the mold this week in anticipation of combining the ingredients to make a batch of cold-process soap.
Part II of a tutorial on how to make cold-process soap. The directions are intended for the absolute beginner and use easy-to-locate materials.
Simran Sethi discusses what it takes for a home to be truly clean by avoiding harsh chemicals and using natural cleaning products.
Learn about advertising-induced fear of an innocuous, food-grade substance, vinegar. Plus, get interesting information about vinegar being used for bioremediation of extremely dangerous chemicals.