homemade beauty

Homemade Honey and Spices Mask

I am about half way through my second pregnancy and I’m noticing that my skin has really been acting up lately. I didn’t have too many issues with my skin during my first pregnancy so it sometimes is a bit challenging to find a good remedy to work with my ever changing skin. I typically cleanse my skin with coconut oil, but I wanted to find a mask to use to really clear out my pores. I tried this spice mask that the girls in the office suggested and I really enjoyed it. Ingredients: 1 Tablespoon Honey 1 Teaspoon Kelapo […]

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Sara Snow’s Homemade Gift Idea: Coconut Oil Lip Balm

For years my family didn’t buy Christmas gifts.  If you were going to give a gift it had to be homemade.  So by November we donned our creative caps and got busy.  We’ve been known (individually…and I can’t credit any one individual with all of these charmers) to churn out gourd lamps, hand-quilted throw blankets, framed photography, and culinary creations like hot sauce and fruit breads from all locally-sourced ingredients. We don’t go quite so overboard these days but I do love to make one signature gift each holiday season and then distribute those around as stocking-stuffers or tokens of […]