I Love To Take Pictures






I Love To Take Pictures I was sitting today thinking about how horrible I am at coming up with ideas on what to blog about.  Most important, I want my blog posts enjoyable for my readers. “I thought” I wanted everything to be informative in some way and  helpful to people. I get so bogged down in […]

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Rose Infused Witch Hazel






Rose Infused Witch Hazel I wanted the smell of roses in the toner I was going to make so I decided that I would infuse the Witch Hazel I bought with some of my Organic Rose Petals.   It is very very simple. Ok, please come back later as I need to finish this post.  

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Rpse Toner with Ingredients

Rose Facial Toner






Rose Facial Toner In my quest to make my own healthy, homemade, skin care, I decided I wanted to make a toner; a Rose Facial Toner.  I tried to make this feel like the Organic Toner I had been using.  I don’t know how close I really came, but so far I am liking the way […]

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Homemade Rose Water

Homemade Rose Water






 Rose Water When I set out to buy the ingredients to make my first batches of skin care and cleaning products I wanted some Rose Water.  I looked around and chose to buy this one. Let me tell you, it smells absolutely wonderful.  Homemade Rose Water Then I decided I might want to use quite […]

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Keep the Wrinkles Away Cream

Keep The Wrinkles Away Cream






  Keep The Wrinkles Away Cream I Love This Moisturizer!!!!! Today I am going to share the moisturizer I have been using for months.  I have now made my third batch and I love it soooo much, I made a triple recipe.   I have been reading and reading for months, trying to learn all I […]

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Face Cleanser






Face Cleanser The Oil Cleansing Way Along my journeys to improve my skincare products and to make my own, I have started using the Oil Cleansing method. In short, oil removes oil. Because I am over 50 I have chose to use no Castor Oil in my cleanser.  I have read others suggest if you […]

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Healthy Fruit Snacks






Healthy Gelatin Fruit Snacks I was looking for a way to get more fruit and healthy gelatin into my daily intake and I decided to try to make my own healthy fruit snacks.  They turned out pretty good.  Mine actually turned out very tart, luckily I like tart.  But next time I will add more […]

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Spicy Aromas






Spicy Aromas   What are your favorite smells of Fall?   What are your favorite smells of Fall?  Crisp clean air, the smell of the woodstove burning and Pumpkin pie cooking. Well, here in Northern California we are having the crisp clean air.  It is still a little too warm in the afternoons to be lighting […]

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Use Oil of Oregano to Beat a Cold






   – Make sure you like Forever Beautiful by Marguerite on Facebook –   Oil of Oregano is a wonderful stimulating and warming Essential Oil Fall is here and I already had a summer cold so I do plan to pick up some Oil of Oregano to add to my herbal arsenal. While doing some […]

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Beef Broth Gelatin






Home made Beef Broth Gelatin – I have not set out to make home made beef broth – gelatin for probably over 20 years.  I have made and saved some for use when I have cooked a roast or something like that.  Anyway….I bought some Powdered Gelatin and in doing my research I was reminded […]

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