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DIY Beard Oil for Father's Day

June 12, 2017


Make dad a handmade gift this Father’s Day that he will love using!  Is your dad clean-shaven?  No worries; this recipe can also be used to create a DIY cologne!  Jojoba is relaxing and is easily absorbed into the skin. Almond oil will soften dad’s prickliest hairs. The blend of tea tree, cedar wood, and orange is both soothing and invigorating. 

Follow the two easy steps below to make this DIY gift. 





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DIY Bug Repellent

May 16, 2017

Tis the season for spending time outdoors! When gathering with friends and family this Spring and Summer remember to protect yourself from mosquitoes and other insects. Hub City Co-op has all the ingredients you need to prepare your own all natural bug repellent.

DIY Bug Repellent Recipe


4oz Spray Bottle

2oz Witch Hazel

2oz Filtered Water

20-30 total drops of essential oils (you can use a blend of any of the sug…

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Living Low-Waste in Spartanburg

March 29, 2017

Morgan started her low-waste journey about two years ago, when she realized that the abundance of disposable convenience products were becoming a big problem in South Carolina. She made a conscious effort to minimize her possessions and restructure her home, pantry and closet to reflect more of the intentional lifestyle she craved. In June 2016, she started a “Zero-Waste” project, where she kept all of her non-biodegradable landf…

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