Homemade Bailey’s Liqueur

It’s 9AM and I may or may not have had a shot of Jameson Whiskey. You’ve got to taste what you make before you give it as a gift- fact. This is a make-while-you’re-frying-eggs and-serve-with-coffee-at-breakfast kind of homemade beverage. Super quick. Super simple. I don’t know what it is about winter, but everything seems better… Read More

Skin Soothing Whipped Body Butter

I found my new go-to skin treatment recipe. So simple. So luxurious. I’m glad I made a large first batch, or I don’t know if all of this body butter would have ended up as gifts. Super basic premise. Equal parts cocoa butter and coconut oil. Then go crazy with oil and scent combinations. Whip… Read More

DIY Beeswax Food Wrap

Well, it’s two weeks before Thanksgiving but I’m ready to get some Christmas presents started! I go and visit my family over Thanksgiving so instead of mailing their gifts I like to bring them up the month before hand. Yesterday I worked on whipped lavender body cream, honey mint lip balm, grounding body oil, and… Read More

Fear the Yoga and Do It Anyway: Eka Pada Koundinyasana Tutorial

It’s the weekend before Halloween, and we’re seeking out things that scare us. Like, arm balances, back bends, and intense hip openers. In my yoga world, these poses are what can traditionally cause a room full of flowing, breathing, practitioners to pause their momentum, maybe look at each other in the room or stare themselves… Read More