I know all you modern farm girls  love corn – it is one of the most versatile of the natural grains and can be used from head to toe to keep your skin clean, soft and comfortable. Corn often gets a bad… Read More

I am getting ready today for Oregon Honey Festival this weekend in Ashland, Oregon and just finished making some Lip Balms and thought I would share the recipe.  I am a fairly new beekeeper but I do love my bees and what they have… Read More

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I love July for a variety of reasons: Summer is here, The fourth of July and my lavender is blooming and ready for harvest!  I like to think of myself as a “Lavender Farmer”  I don’t have…

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It is spring and my roses are beginning to bloom !  I just sprinkled them with some epsom salts to give them  a boost of minerals.  It reminded me what a great combination these two really are.…

Mother’s Day is a reason to celebrate — it is that special spring Sunday where we take time to think about our family and our mothers.  I like to celebrate with planting some spring flowers and seeds and also in the bath… Read More

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Happy Spring — I have sunshine here today and warmer temps so it is finally starting to feel like spring around here after a long very wet winter.  I have moss growing places I never thought it…

Thank You!!

I just wanted to send all of you that follow my beauty blog a thank you and let you know that I think “YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL”  something good is going to happen to you today!! xoxo Janice

Hello — Today I am thinking of this site and all of you out there.   I am still learning all about this “Blogging” world and social media — I don’t know how many people read this and that is OK because… Read More

Happy Spring — I have sunshine here today and warmer temps so it is finally starting to feel like spring around here after a long very wet winter.  I have moss growing places I never thought it would grow haha — I… Read More

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Look inside your kitchen cupboard and chances are you will find a box of baking soda.   Baking soda as we know it comes from the mineral “Natron” which contains sodium bicarbonate, i.e. baking soda. It has been…