Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Sugar can be very good for your skin....and a great Mothers Day Gift

Those expensive sugar scrubs you see in department stores and spas… are a simple beauty recipe with countless variations, and they can be incredibly moisturizing and exfoliating to the skin.They can be used on face, body, and (especially) feet, for silky skin.

Sugar Scrub Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup sugar (white or brown sugar- preferably organic)
  • 1/2 cup oil (olive oil and coconut oil work great)
  • Optional: essential oils of your preference (for smell) 

Sugar Scrub Instructions 

Mix all ingredients and store in an air tight jar. 

Use 1 tablespoon as needed in the shower. Scrub skin with the mixture and rinse will. it will leave your skin feeling like silk.


Some different Scrub ideas:


  • Pumpkin Pie Scrub
  • 1 cup of brown sugar, 1/2 cup coconut oil, 1/2 tsp vitamin E oil and 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spices (or just 1/2 tsp cinnamon)
  • Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub:
  •  1 cup brown sugar, 1/2 cup almond oil, 1/2 tsp Vitamin E oil and 1 tsp real vanilla extract
  • Lemon Hand Scrub (for after washing dishes):
  •  1 cup white sugar, 1/2 cup olive oil, 1/2 tsp vitamin E oil, 15-20 drops (or more) of lemon or orange essential oil
  • Vanilla Lavender Relaxing Facial Scrub
  • 1 cup white sugar, 1/2 cup almond oil, 1/2 tsp Vitamin E oil, 1/2 tsp real vanilla extract and 15 drops lavender essential oil
  • With Mothers Day coming this would make a wonderful homemade gift for her

Monday, April 11, 2016

Mothers Day is Coming....

Now is the time to start shopping for that perfect something for one of the most important people in your life...your mom....Ive found some great ideas  to help make your shopping alot easier......dont forget to check out the rest of the items each of these stores offer...you might be surprised what you will find .

CHRISTINE FEEHAN 13 Book Lot- $19.95

Great idea for the mom who loves to read!






Birth Day Digital Download or Print for Baby (price varies)

Perfect gift idea for a New Mom