"If your hair is done properly and you have on good shoes, you can get away with anything." - Iris Apfel I was fourteen when I was finally allowed to grow my hair past the tops of my shoulder. Prior to that, I had to fight to keep from going to the hairdresser. It meant [...]
I love peppermint anything from tea to candies to peppermint mocha drinks. I also love it in bath products like the Peppermint Fresh Scalp Shampoo from SkinFood that my sister let me use when I stayed with her in Hong Kong.
"Your calm mind is the ultimate weapon against your challenges. So relax." -Bryant McGill It amazes me how despite how much soap I have already made, I still have lots of dried lavender buds left from the single pack I opened when I first tried to make a lavender and rosemary soap. I had this [...]
"Jasmine is just the most delicate and beautiful scent." -Natalie Portman When I was a little girl, my Mom had a jasmine-scented perfume that I loved. I think it was a Jasmin Ulric perfume although I cannot be very sure. I do remember the black and gold box and the most beautiful scent I have [...]
I was looking for activities to do over the weekend when I saw a post about a workshop on making soap. At around Php 5,000 (roughly USD 108), I was hesitant on joining since I also saw that it involved the use of lye. I read somewhere that lye does not have a pleasant smell [...]