Marshall’s Hidden Treasures

It’s always hit or miss at Marshall’s & Home Goods. But when you find a hidden treasure, it’s well worth the effort like the Milkhouse Candle pictured above. Imagine the sweet and fulfilling scent of oatmeal, milk, and honey floating through the room on a weekend morning. I also picked up a Lemongrass  Tea candle. Marshall’s…

IPSY August 2018

  This month’s IPSY bag is a mandarin color which is perfect for the summer.   For ten bucks a month, you get five samples plus the bag. I received a kale mask and a blueberry mask. These are great to use before bed or to unwind after a hard day at work.   I  received…

Jade Face Roller & Gua Sha Scraper

Recently, jade face rollers have become a trending skincare tool.  We’re suddenly seeing them everywhere, despite the fact they’ve been used in the Chinese culture for centuries. The roller is composed of metal and jade. Jade is known as a healing gemstone that helps to cleanse the body and spirit. Here’s how you use it. Put…

Goddess Provisions Box

  This is the Goddess Provisions Box. The focus is on spirituality, relaxation, and aromatherapy. The boxes feature natural, cruelty-free and vegan products. You can either get a monthly subscription or chose the box you want to purchase. I selected the Get Rooted Box which contains full-sized products that help you feel grounded. Citrine is one of my…

ZaaBox: A Luxury Spa Box

Everybody deserves a nice treat or gift, and the ZaaBox is it. It’s more expensive than the average $10 monthly subscription box at $34.95 a month plus $5 shipping. The products are from African-American sourced businesses, and they’re all-natural luxury spa items. The products come in a gorgeous gold package which made me feel special. When…

Lucky Vitamin Purchases: Bone Broth and More

Every four to six weeks, I place an order on Lucky Vitamin. My order is always at least $49 so I can get free shipping. Lucky Vitamin has discounted prices on natural foods, drinks, body, hair, and other products. I ordered a sampler box of Numi organic tea. This is one of my favorite brands of…

Great Northern Beans & Smoked Turkey Leg

Lazy but craving a satisfying meal. Let the slow cooker do it for you. Here’s a quick recipe for a tasty meal. Ingredients: 1 bag of organic Great Northern Beans 1  smoked Turkey leg Fresh ground black pepper Seasoning salt 1 small onion 4 cloves of garlic (chopped) 1 to 2 teaspoons of liquid smoke…

Essential Oils: Edens Garden Spring Buys!

Edens Garden is where I purchase most of my essential oils. They have great prices and exceptional quality products. I really like the fact that you can create your own sets. This is the latest set I created which contains six 10 ml bottles and costs $31.95. Here are the oils I selected: Tea Tree…

Black Cumin Seed & Black Soap: They Work Miracles!

For years, I suffered from dry and itchy skin. Several years ago, I started using all-natural soaps, oils, and hair and body products. I no longer have sensitive skin issues. Two things that helped me are black soap and black cumin seed. Black seed oil aka black cumin seed is good for ailments such as autoimmune diseases,…

Essential Oils: Aromatherapy & Healing

Several months ago, I started using essential oils topically and in room diffusers. I have Rheumatoid Arthritis and the winter weather brought on painful flare-ups that were unbearable. I also fell ill with the flu several times this winter. I’ve already told you about using hemp products for arthritis. Check that post out here: Hemp Seed…