Citrus is a group of scents that I just can not get enough of these days. I still make up this Mango Citrus Body Butter recipe and I have a whipped version that I will share with you one day soon. Until then, I was sent a group of cleansing products from Citrus Clear and have been using them for a few weeks now.
A few weeks ago I was contacted by Lady Soma who offered to send me an all-natural, organic, hand and nail treatment for post-gardening skin care. This really got me thinking about my skin and nail care routine as a gardener. (P.S. Do you want to win a gift pack from Lady Soma? Check out how to enter at the end of this post).
People are surprised that despite being a messy gardener who’s not afraid to get covered in soil by the end of a productive day, that my nails are white and well groomed and my cuticles and hands are soft. There are a few key things that I use to keep my hands from looking grungy: [Read more...]
Here is a recipe for peach preserves that gets better with age. While peaches may be in their full glory in the late summer, the warming brandy and cinnamon flavours will take peaches all the way through the holidays. There’s one more secret ingredient that will have this preserve gobbled up faster than a Thanksgiving turkey. Can you guess what it is? Here’s a hint, it’s not the gorgeous labels from MyOwnLabels.com that I will also be reviewing in this post.