Tag Archives: Home Made

Easy Bath soak for aching limbs…

I have a cold and it is making me feel rubbish! So last night I had to have a quick rummage around the house for ingredients I could use for a bath that what help soothe my aching limbs and ease my cold symptoms. This actually ended up being a lovely collection of ingredients so…

Organic Whipped Body Butter

This is a really simple way to make a 100% organic and natural body butter that is kind enough to use on sensitive skin and that will sooth and moisturise the driest of skins. You also only need to most basic of kitchen equipment. Ingredients; 50g-100g Organic Raw Cocoa Butter 50g-100g Organic Raw Shea Butter…

Home made organic bath melts……

These little bath melts are simple to make and are a great way to use dried herbs and flower petals from your garden. You will need…. 100g pure organic cocoa butter 100g pure organic Shea butter Dried petals/herbs of your choosing (suggestions below) A few drops of essential oils (optional) Ice cube trays with enough…

Garden Spells……

This is an extract from a book I read last year, it was quite a sentimental book, not something I would usually read but I did enjoy it and adored the tiny section at the back that gave just a few sentences on which flowers and petals to use in cooking at a dinner party…

Clay and Honey Hand Mask

Perfect for all hands battered by gardening, decorating or that just need some gentle, loving, care……. 2 teaspoons of honey – get local honey if you can and support your local farmers! 1 tablespoon of natural yoghurt (plain – you don’t want to smell like a fruit shop) 1 1/2 tablespoons white clay White Clay…

Wild Roses

June is the month of roses and we have at least 13 species of wild rose in Britain including the Dog Rose, Field Rose, Downy Rose and the beautifully named Sweetbriar Rose. Amazingly all roses are edible and no part of them is poisonous. The cultivated roses grown in gardens, once grew in the Caspian…