DIY shiny hair masque (+cinnamon yogurt quickbread)

DIY shiny hair masque (+cinnamon yogurt quickbread)

It’s been a long time since I posted a Skin Edition recipe! Winter is fully upon us here in the northeast, and so is the less-loved phenomenon of brittle, dry hair.  My hair seems to be more sensitive…there’s a lot of it, but it’s very fine and...

RecipeRedux: Rosehip & ginger chia tea

As part of this month’s RecipeRedux, we’re posting healthier drinks…lots of great ones were posted yesterday, and today’s batch is on its way up! I wanted to do something different, and I recently came into the possession of some rose hips...

Costa Rica Coffee Farm (+spiced coffee body scrub)

The best part of my trip to Costa Rica was our tour of Don Juan coffee farm.  It was completely interactive and took us through every stage of coffee cultivation, and included tastes and recipes (spicy hot mocha anyone?).  They also grew chocolate and sugar cane.  Who...

Silky legs in a bottle + orange & oat scones

I pinned this recipe for a homemade body scrub ages ago, and finally got around to trying it!  My legs are definitely exfoliated and soft, so try this one!!  It is as simple and easy as it seems, and even after two applications as she advises, there’s still a...