I love using my imagination to transform my humble bathroom into the perfect spa getaway. The right music and right scents go a long way to creating a spa like ambience. I’ll even go so far as to dim the lights to complete the transformation. Today I wanted to create an easy body scrub that [...]

Crocus Body Polish – A Spa Story

Finished Tutti Fruitti Smoothie Lip Balm I love fruit smoothies. They are so easy to do and with the help of my blender, fast too. So when I was chatting with a friend and her daughter in a book store and she mentioned blending orange and pineapple together, I immediately thought of my trusty blender. What [...]

Tutti Fruitti Smoothie Lip Balm

Tropical Dreams Body Lotion
Tropical Dreams Body Lotion Having spent some time in Florida for the HSCG Conference, I now have tropical getaways on my mind. I keep thinking about all of the amazing wildlife we got to see and wishing there had been time to visit a beach. Alas it was not to be on this particular trip and [...]

Tropical Dreams Body Lotion

Salted Lemonade Lip Scrub 4
Salted Lemonade Lip Scrub Alright. So there are days I like to consider myself fairly adventurous when it comes to food. So when I saw a recipe online for a Salted Lemonade, I was both horrified and curious. Salt? With lemonade? Say it isn’t so! Well, I just had to try it. The first time I [...]

Salted Lemonade Lip Scrub

Lime Ricky Lip Balm 1
Lime Ricky Lip Balm So today I did something brilliant and I must tell you all about it. Today I decided to make Taylor’s Lime Ricky Lip Balm from yesterday’s post. I tried a sample of this and I absolutely loved the flavor so I had to make some for myself. Well I ran into a [...]

Lip Balm Jubilee!

Lime Ricky Lip Balm
Lime Ricky Lip Balm Summer is almost here and that means I have iced drinks on my mind. Iced Tea, tall glasses of lemonade and frosty glasses of root beer. However, one of my favorite cold summer drinks is a Lime Rickey. If you are not familiar with a Lime Rickey, check out Andee’s post where [...]

Lime Rickey Lip Balm

Yippee skippee! It’s June 1st and I’m excited to share the products for our June Doggy Dozen Program. Gardening has been on my mind for the last few months, so I’ve picked another round of twelve items that will make great lip balms, lotions, scrubs and masks. I’m excited to make products with ingredients that help [...]

Doggy Dozen Products for June 2016

Finished Hand Scrub
Finished Hand Scrub Today’s recipe is a Cool as a Cucumber Gardener’s Hand Scrub! As the weather starts warming up I find myself out in the garden every weekend. Pulling weeds and planting flowers and vegetables. By the end of the day my hands are so dirty, sometimes soap and water is just not enough to [...]

Cool as a Cucumber Gardener’s Hand Scrub

Finished Cool as a Cucumber Lotion 2
Finished Cool as a Cucumber Lotion Summer time is just around the corner, and let me tell ya, I AM SO EXCITED! I love the warm weather and good times that the summer brings. So with that I came up with a nice, cool, summer time lotion. This Cool as a Cucumber Lotion is very moisturizing [...]

Cool as a Cucumber Lotion

Finished Massage Bar
Finished Massage Bar During the HSCG Conference in Tampa, Florida; Andee and I gave out goodie bags of massage bars and blueberry flavored lip balms. They were both a hit! If you want to make the lip balm for yourself, check out Katy’s fabulous post! Not only is it super easy to make, but it is [...]

Lemon Herb Massage Bar

Finished Blueberry Lip Scrub We are going to start out the day by making a Fresh Blueberry Lip Scrub. After making that delicious Fresh Blueberry Lip Balm I want to try the Blueberry Flavor Oil in a lip scrub. I think that often people underestimate a lip scrub. They are awesome! I always use a lip [...]

Fresh Blueberry Lip Scrub

Finished Poodle Poof Hair Detangler
Finished Poodle Poof Hair Detangler   Today I am sharing a recipe for a hair detangler. Now you are probably wondering why the heck are we calling this Poodle Poof?! Call it what you want, but because this was originally made for a family with 5 golden doodle dogs, around here we call it Poodle Poof. Don’t [...]

Poodle Poof Hair Detangler