I hope they know…

flower-life-and-deathOver the last few weeks I have made it mandatory to meditate daily. Finding your Zen isn’t easy. It’s not always about finding answers. I think a lot about my daughters and their personalities. I think a lot about the decisions they will come to make and how those decisions will affect their lives….and mine–ha.
Lately, I have been thinking about not thinking at all. I find it difficult to clear my thoughts and let my mind just be…do you find it difficult?

This morning I had an epiphany, more-so, remembered something I read about someone’s final words (all while driving my little 15 minute to work). We work so hard to achieve monetary wealth; this physical life with physical problems.
Why are we born naked, in such a primitive, dirty way? Why then, are we meant to suck our mother’s breast for food, made to get warm with skin to skin contact and suck poison with our mouths when the bee stings?

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Homemade Rose Oil

Homemade Rose Oil!

Herb infused oils are a great way (for your wallet), to add that extra punch you need in your scrubs, balms, and lotions. They add a lovely natural scent, plus you get the properties of the herbs AND the oils…yaaay us, right!?

Now, there isn’t an exact science to making your own herb infused oils. There is a lot of play here, so adjust as you see fit.
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Rose & Lemon Balm Scrub


Exfoliation & Moisturizing…@home! This scrub was made with the beauty diy’er who loves recipes with more than one purpose. There are many variations; I recommend following this recipe first and tweaking when you’re ready to make another jar-approx.. 4 oz.
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Magikal Flowers

Magikal Flowers have so many wonderful properties, both physical and metaphysical. Keep reading!


Rose Buds

Roses are used in beauty products such as serums, hydrosols, aromatherapy, and of course, teas. Rose Essential Oil have natural antifungal, antibacterial, and antiviral properties. However…the oil is extremely expensive. It takes A LOT of roses to produce a few drops of oil, so here are a few tricks to achieve some of the same benefits using whole dried rose buds. Continue reading “Magikal Flowers”