Creating this diy herbal body splash is just one way I like to incorporate the sweet earthy fragrance and mood enhancing properties of botanicals into my every day. With witch hazel as a base, this citrus & floral splash becomes versatile with its many functional uses. I like to “wear” the refreshing, feel-good herbs as an all-over body splash,Continue reading Citrus & Floral Infused Body Splash
I caught a glimpse of summer last week! I peeked into my beehives and strolled the property dreaming about my summer gardens. The weather was warm and the sun was bright – but my feet… not so much! My heels tend to dry out a little and although I usually keep them in check with regular use of aContinue reading 3 DIY Herbal Treatments To Get Your Feet Summer Ready!
No, you will not be spreading sticky whipped corn syrup on your face… I’m talking about marshmallow root (althaea officinalis)! A friendly, versatile, and soothing medicinal herb (btw, it’s a really great companion to keep on hand – especially with kids in the house!). I’ve always been a bit of a minimalist when it comes to skin care, but nowContinue reading Calming & Cooling, A Peppermint Rose Marshmallow Facial
I’ve been making my family’s lotion for a few years now and I think it’s safe to say I’ll never return to store bought versions. I love knowing these homemade products are not only safe but also nourishing to my kids sensitive and growing bodies. Body butter is quite a bit heavier than standard lotions and is great forContinue reading Hibiscus Rose Whipped Body Butter
A wonderful and versatile companion to have, rose can be enjoyed in tea, infused into oil for body care products, or you can eat it in your granola. Either way, roses don’t have to be in a bouquet to add loving comfort to your heart, mind, and soul. Rose petals are loaded with anti-oxidants. They are anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic and can help with digestiveContinue reading Strawberry Rose Granola Gluten & Refined Sugar Free
Some nights it feels as if you need a little magic to get your children into their beds and sleeping peacefully! Some nights it can be a struggle to get them INTO bed, while other nights it’s a struggle to get them to STAY in bed! Well, I’m sorry to tell you, as wonderful as these herbal pillows are, they are not THAT magical!Continue reading Kids No Sew ‘Sweet Dreams’ Herbal Pillow