Month: September 2011

The Lipstick League – week of 8.29.11

Question of the Week: – What’s your never-leave-home-without-it beauty product? Answer:I seem to have a minimum of at least five lipglosses on me at all times. Which explains why my purse is always so heavy! we heart this – Our Kitchen Cosmetician takes a look at Coconut Oil; what it’s good for, what it’s GREAT …

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Etsy 4 for Friday – A Trip to the Farmers Market

I’m a huge fan of farmers markets. Where else can you take a mundane errand like grocery shopping and turn it into a scenic, heavenly scented and tasty event that’s the highlight of my week? Of course, there’s also all sorts of good side effects caused by taking a weekly stroll through your community market. …

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Archipelago Botanicals: AB Home Soy Candle review

photos: we heart this I love candles. I especially love them when they’re soy-based and have a lead-free wick because they burn clean and I don’t worry about breathing in things that just can’t be good for me. I’ll also only really buy them if they look good as well as smell good because my …

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The Kitchen Cosmetician: Coconut oil

For me, the smell of coconut reminds me of my favorite tropical getaway, Hawaii. Sadly, I am not in Hawaii. I am however back in the kitchen experimenting with a new ingredient, normally found in the kitchen, that can also be used for beauty purposes just about anywhere on your face and body – coconut …

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