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How-to Refresh and Hydrate Your Skin with Homemade Infused Face Mists

How-to Refresh and Hydrate Your Skin with Homemade Infused Face Mists

Looking fresh faced and glowy in the dead of summer is challenging. With the heat comes the drab makeup and the blah, dehydrated skin. In the sweltering dead of summer heat, nothing feels quite like a refreshing face mist. Spritzing your face with a homemade infused face mist is cooling and refreshing on a hot day, post workout or as […]

How-to Make All Purpose Cleaner

How-to Make All Purpose Cleaner

It’s easy to walk down the aisles at the market and get sucked into the varying claims of cleaning products. Afterall, we want to protect ourselves and our families from all the nasty stuff, the dirt, germs and bacteria. When you see this simple recipe for making your own all purpose cleaner you may think […]

Blueberry Lavender Chia Seed Pudding

Blueberry Lavender Chia Seed Pudding

This is part of my ongoing restricted diet series with Free People.   Most mornings I wake before dawn, roll out of bed, give myself a few minutes of silence or meditation and then I head off to an early morning yoga class. As the sun rises and I head back towards home, I look […]

Honey Lavender Vanilla Bean Simple Syrup and Martini

Honey Lavender Vanilla Bean Simple Syrup and Martini

Homemade simple syrups have become a staple in my kitchen, much like homemade nut milks, nut butters and even sprouts. It’s a simple treat that you can easily make with your favorite fruits, herbs and/or botanicals. Occasionally, I will make them with organic raw sugar, but since I really adore the lovely the depth of flavor […]