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We have been working on some products for daddy... as a surprise... and for other dad's and husband's out there as well, because who said dad's can't or shouldn't smell good and take care of their skin? Our body butters smell and feel amazing, but besides the super supportive and carefree goofball dad's like Dwanye [...]
I'm making body butter.... it's easy but so time consuming! Unlike soap where you mix, pour and let set, you have to constantly mix to create a whipped texture... I have a large automatic kitchen aide mixer, but I still have to watch it, stop, scrape the sides, and repeat several times until it's that [...]
So I have decided to try my luck with homemade soap. I made a few bars and gave them to my family and friends to try out... and they loved them!!! I was doing some reading on the different types of homemade soap - and there were 2 main ways to make it: with Lye [...]
So my little background... I am originally from the Northern part of the USA, now a southern transplant! In addition to my love of all things fall, there is something nostalgic about cold winter air... Lately we have had below freezing temperatures at night. Everyone a work is showing up in winter jackets, we are [...]
Soooo.... teaching my daughter how to read has been a whirlwind! She is doing great, but still struggles. She has reached that age where she has to question everything. She recently learned in school the silent "e" at the end of words, so when we are reading she points out that an "e" is silent. [...]
For our last Eid, one of my co-workers and his wife bought my kids gifts - and I purchased small little gifts for his wife and 6 month old angel as well. One of the items they got us was a book I have been wanting to get for my kids. I was not born [...]