Musings, Recipes, & Wellness

Whipped Foot Butter DIY Recipe

Whipped Foot Butter DIY Recipe

This foot butter recipe doubles as sore muscle rub.

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Osha Root Honey

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Osha Root Honey

Standing under the quaking leaves of Aspen trees, in a quiet little grove, I say a small prayer of thanks for the Osha I am about to harvest, for the medicine that will heal my friends and family, for a food that the bear and I share a fondness. Its Osha root. That most powerful herb that finds itself in a category of herbs so wild that it refuses to be cultivated in the garden with any great degree of success. Osha asks that you let it be free to grow on its own, in the Aspen groves, laying under...

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The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry’s Obsession with Glitter

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The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry’s Obsession with Glitter

Biodegradable glitter...for people who want to sparkle and stay friends with the mermaids at the same time.

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Autumn Tidings

Autumn Tidings

It is autumn here in the northern lands of Earth. Fall is wrestling with summer so that winter may give birth to spring from which summer may once again rise. Its an eternal dance of give and take. A hypnotic effect falls upon us as the day and night become balanced, prepping our spirits for the dark cold months ahead. Slowly the minutes of summer’s light slip away, stolen by autumn’s duty to deliver winter. But right now in autumn we don’t care. Right now we are caught up in the light of rusty sunsets and forests that glow with...

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Body Scrubs Recipes; Fine, Medium, Coarse

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Body Scrubs Recipes; Fine, Medium, Coarse

Body scrub recipes are all over the place, they may be the most common natural DIY out there and there is a good reason why. Body scrubs are basically the best thing ever, they are simple to make, leave your skin feeling soft, and the recipes are endless. The recipes that follow fall into three basic categories. Fine scrubs, medium scrubs, and coarse scrubs. The skin of the body has different needs depending on its functions and therefore different levels of thickness and sensitivities. The delicate skin of the face does not need the coarse exfoliation of the sugar and...

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