Coffee body scrub
Make your own coffee body scrub with finely ground coffee, brown sugar, fine Himalayan sea salt and kaolin clay. It feels super amazing on your skin. This recipe also has a teaspoon of jojoba oil mixed in too. Ingredients: 1/2 cup fine ground coffee 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup fine Himalayan sea salt 3 tablespoons kaolin clay 2 teaspoon jojoba oil Mix together with a spoon. I find it easier to mix the jojoba oil in with the salt separately, so it incorporates better.
Freezing Food in Cubes
Fruit and vegetable produce plus other sauces and food items fill our freezer in cube form. It's a money-saving idea, but it's also a way to reduce our waste from food. Buying, foraging or food swapping in-season produce and freezing it helps to reduce food waste and helps to keep the cost of food down. It's also a time saver. It means that I have things that I can whip out of the freezer to use in dishes, drinks or in baking at short notice. From grated zucchini, blended fei
DIY Oil Cleanser
Did you know you can clean your face with oil? Does it sound weird? One of the most basic principals in chemistry is that 'like dissolves like', which means oil dissolves oil. By using an oil cleanser, you can clean your face gently and effectively while still nourishing your skin. This recipe uses Jojoba which closely resembles human sebum, which makes it great for sensitive skin. I use tea tree oil as is a natural antiseptic, and is fantastic for clearing up acne. Oil c