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Luxurious Cocoa Almond Body Frosting 

What is body frosting you ask? It’s a whipped blend of oils and butters that melt into your dry, winter skin to create beautifully soft and hydrated hands, feet, and legs. Sometimes I even put it on my face! Now, I know you’re looking at that picture and thinking “it looks like a Wendy’s frosty… Continue reading Luxurious Cocoa Almond Body Frosting 

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Super Easy Melt and Pour Soap Recipes

So I love making homemade bath and body products (we’ve talked about this before), but I have yet to venture into the somewhat scary land of DIY soap making. For those of you that don’t know about soap making, it’s horrifying for someone like me who has a fear of hot things. The chemical reaction… Continue reading Super Easy Melt and Pour Soap Recipes

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The Best Homemade Laundry Detergent

So I’ve been making my own laundry detergent for over a year now. No, I’m not a hippie I just like really clean clothes and I can’t justify paying extortionate prices for soap. That’s it. It’s just soap.  There are a few reasons why you should make your own laundry detergent: You know what’s in… Continue reading The Best Homemade Laundry Detergent

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What’s for Dinner?

Usually on my weekday off I spend the afternoon cooking, and prepping meals for the next few days, but seeing as how I’ve been under the weather (just a bad cold) since last night, that just didn’t happen today. In fact, it was a bit of a struggle just to figure out what to cook… Continue reading What’s for Dinner?

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Delightfully Fluffy Body Butter 

Coconut oil is the most versatile lipid ever. It’s tasty, whips like butter, is chock full of good cholesterol, and extremely nourishing to your skin. Seriously, if you don’t buy it in bulk you’re missing out.  One of my favorite things to do with coconut oil is to use it as a skin moisturizer because… Continue reading Delightfully Fluffy Body Butter 

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DIY Hand Scrub

If you spend a lot of time in the kitchen and working on messy projects, oftentimes your hands can begin to feel neglected. You may find yourself turning to a store bought, over-priced, ordinary hand scrub to give your hands the pampering they deserve, but seriously, don’t waste your money. Those of you that know… Continue reading DIY Hand Scrub