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Home made face scrub... in a jar

Scrub (or gommage) consists in removing the most superficial layer of your skin, the dead cells and dirt that accumulates over time. This process facilitates the oxygenation of the tissues and the renewal of the skin.  226 more words

Cosmetic Making

Week In Review: September 26th - September 30th, 2016

Good morning and welcome back to Week in Review! Take a quick look at what we’ve shared this week…

Week In Review: September 26th – September 30th, 2016… 67 more words

Food Blog

Gingernut Biscuits - Part 1 - Powdered Ginger


A fave biscuit is the no fuss ginger biscuit. Looking at the recipe we will try to sub fresh ground ginger for powdered and then remake with the same amount in fresh ginger so see how much of a difference this makes. 223 more words


Join me for the #OctoberUnprocessed Challenge! Starting tomorrow and for the entire month of October, I’ll be choosing to eat minimally processed, whole foods . And I will be posting at DocLaurel (Facebook) and @Laurel_Standley (Twitter) on ways that eating a less processed diet can reduce your exposure to toxic chemicals. 80 more words

Carne Pizzaiola

Carne Pizzaiola is a Neopolitan dish that is very hearty! Meat is cooked with peppers, onions and tomatoes until it is tenderized. Braising the meat creates a delicious broth that goes perfectly with pasta. 260 more words

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Foray into Chinatown

Wanted to pick up a lei for a retiring co-worker the other day. Headed to Chinatown.

Since I was there, picked up some peanuts for another co-worker, newlywed, kitchen newbie. 73 more words