Natural Bath & Beauty

Peppermint Whipped Body Butter

I'm sure the winters here in North Carolina aren't as brutal as say - Canada or Wisconsin (my home state!), but still the colder months have turned my skin into sandpaper!! This peppermint body butte recipe is heavenly and does wonders for my skin in these dry months. Ingredients: 1/2 cup coconut oil 1/2 cup cocoa… Continue reading Peppermint Whipped Body Butter

Natural Bath & Beauty, Natural Home

Home Cures for Rough Hands

The skin on our hands take brunt of every chore—from taking care of the kids to washing dishes to weeding the garden. To make things worse, these tasks mean that you have to wash your hands frequently. All of this daily wear inevitably leads to your hands looking as though they belong to someone older… Continue reading Home Cures for Rough Hands

Natural Bath & Beauty

Homemade Body Butter Base

My skin always seems to be dry - whether it is summer or winter. I could be because I take really hot showers (I know - that is really bad, but they feel so good!) Or it could be because I'm getting (gulp) older.  Whatever the reason, I have found the older I have gotten,… Continue reading Homemade Body Butter Base