Mama's Twig & Blossoms Blog

Best Lemon Curd EVER!

It's Good Friday, which means (among many other beautiful things) that my kiddos have the day off from school. It's a special day, to be sure. Though for my kids, at the young age ...

It's Midnight and I'm Making Shaving Cream

We're pretty green. You know that, right? I mean, in oh so many areas we try to be as chemical free as possible. We make all our own cleaners, we buy organic whenever we can, our m...

Best Ever Wood Polish DIY

I love old things. Let me say that again. I LOVE old things!! My happy place is almost any European flea market. I love finding interesting pieces of furniture and imagining their ...

Aromatherapy Play Dough DIY

Oh, the joys of play dough! Really, it's such a fun sensory activity, but the fun begins way before we start playing because, in our house, we make our play dough. It's super simpl...

Basic Homemade Cleaners DIY

I let my kids clean the bathroom. When I say "let," of course, you know that I mean it's a chore. But the point is that my kids CAN clean the bathroom, because it's not unsafe for ...

Owie Spray DIY

There is a very particular scream that comes from a child having been hurt on the playground. I say the playground, but of course, it could be anywhere. I remember an incident with...

Essential Oil Bath Salt DIY

OK friends, it may seem like I'm taking the easy road by giving you a recipe for bath salts, and truth be told, I am. But I'm moving, and truly, this is what I can manage at the mo...