Essential oils are more than just natural fragrances. Did you know essential oils may be used for emotional support, to ease physical ailments, and provide delicious flavor to an array of recipes? Today, my blogging buddy Naty and I are joining forces to provide you with a few simple recipes for body, mind, and… Continue reading Essential Feature: Peppermint
I grew up an artistic introvert in an avid sports town. People would go ballistic on game days. Sometimes this meant I'd witness our local team's more intense fans driving past our house, shirtless with their car windows down in 20 degree weather, their upper bodies covered only by paint reflecting their team's colors. They'd… Continue reading This One’s For the Girls…Who Hate Football!
If you have super sensitive skin, do it yourself (DIY) products can be a life saver. I started out making soaps, and I now have an array of products I like to make at home. Today's project was hand and body wash. For this project you will need the following: * 8oz. foam pump bottle… Continue reading DIY Bath and Beauty: Hand and Body Wash
Our names are often the first thing we share with others. We all have various images that come to mind at the mention of certain names. These images may be of a person we know with that name, or a picture our mind generates seemingly at random. I have always been interested in the naming… Continue reading A Rose By Any Other Name
Dry skin? Dull skin? Breakouts? Whatever the issue there's often an antidote in the kitchen. Experience has taught me that better skin comes from the inside out; dietary changes have helped my skin drastically over the years (stay tuned for a post on this). However, it's also important to care for our skin topically. This… Continue reading Peaches and Cream: Three Masks for a Magnificent Complexion
Dinner and a movie may be a go to for friends and couples, but let's be honest, it gets old quickly. I could think of many activities I'd rather enjoy than sitting in a noisy restaurant or stuffy movie theatre. The following list offers a variety of low key activities for couples, friends, or solo… Continue reading What to Do: Good Clean Fun for Friends and Sweethearts.