Beauty Recipes

Favorite Handmade Christmas Presents

Favorite Handmade Christmas Presents December 19, 2013

Body Butter When I was a little girl, handmade Christmas presents were not at the top of my list. In fact, as the good consumers my family was, most everything under the tree was store bought. I didn’t appreciate the love that went into something handmade. One exception was »

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Contest Winner and a Clay Cacao Face Mask!

Contest Winner and a Clay Cacao Face Mask! December 2, 2013

  Announcing the winner of the Just the Goods giveaway, congratulations, Judy! We have sent you an email to confirm.  *** Milena, the creator of “Just the Goods” skin care has been gracious enough to send this face mask recipe for you to enjoy. I have tried it »

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Avocado Coconut Oil Hair Mask

Avocado Coconut Oil Hair Mask August 9, 2013

My darling daughter was recently in town for a visit. I can’t tell you how much fun it was to introduce her to my new home, the San Francisco Bay area. We had an amazing time and once again, I was reminded what a remarkable young woman she »

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Homemade Body Butter Recipe

Homemade Body Butter Recipe January 17, 2012

  *Because of the popularity of this recipe on pinterest, I am getting many, many questions that are more suited for an expert. This is a raw food site, this was my first attempt at body butter, it worked better than I could have hoped for and if »

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Raw Food for Your Face

Raw Food for Your Face March 4, 2011

  I love winter, which is a good thing, living in Minnesota. I love the snow and the cold. When the temperature starts to drop, I am like a kid in a candy shop. It means sweaters, fires and snow! I find the winter light breath taking and »

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Raw Food and Natural Beauty

Raw Food and Natural Beauty November 6, 2010

When we are eating raw food, we start paying a lot of attention to what goes into our bodies. I thought it was time for a little reminder to think about what we are putting on our bodies, too. Our bodies are absorbing chemicals from our beauty products »

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Stress Relief for the Winter Blues

Stress Relief for the Winter Blues February 10, 2010

Mmmmm…for your tummy? No, for your tired aching body! Last night I hit the wall. Hours upon hours on the computer, the stress of the cold, plus all the things that life throws at us made me throw in the towel. I needed something quick to bring me »

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Healthy Inside and Out

Healthy Inside and Out October 31, 2009

One of the best things that starts happening when we add more raw foods to our diet is our body starts to clean out. No longer bombarded by the added chemicals in processed food, or the altered chemicals in cooked food, we start to feel cleaner, lighter and »

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