Wellness Wednesday : DIY Hand cream

Wellness Wednesday :  DIY Hand cream

Winter Hand cream 3 ounces coconut oil1.75 ounces mango butter ( Shea Butter) 1 ounce olive oil0. 125 ounces  Beeswax Melt the oil, butter, and beeswax in a double boiler set over low heat.  Remove from the heat and add the fragrance oil and essential oil, if using.  Stir well until fully combined.Set on the counter to cool at room temperature until [...]

Wellness Wednesday : Mud Mask

Wellness Wednesday : Mud Mask

Today is National Mud Pie Day - so I decided to make some simple DIY Mud Mask Clay Mask : How 5 Different Types of Clay Benefit Your Skin Bentonite Clay. This is a very popular clay for skin benefits—you probably have spotted this in many of your acne-addressing products. ...Fuller's Earth Clay. ...Kaolin Clay. [...]

Wellness Wed : Summer Body Scrubs

Wellness Wed : Summer Body Scrubs

I am celebrating Summer ending with some fun scrubs : Pineapple Face Scrub : 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh pineapple1 tablespoon coconut oil1 teaspoon honey1 /4 cup fine cane sugar Mix all of the ingredients together in a small bowl.Massage into damp skin and let sit for five minutes. Rinse well with warm then cool [...]

Wellness Wed : DIY Bug Bite help

Wellness  Wed : DIY Bug Bite help

Welcome to my DIY recipes and ideas for bug bites. Something that I use everyday Now... Tea Tree Oil Tea tree oil is also antibacterial, which can help prevent infection of the bug bite (which can happen if you scratch it so much, that you create an open wound!).  Honey If you don’t mind a [...]

Lisa Food Blog: Baked Egg Plant Parmesan

Welcome Food Lovers : Today recipe is a No Fry Egg plant Parmesan. Always a big hit with the family when the Eggplants start coming in from the garden. Try it and let me know if you like this version. Need help picking out eggplants ? Read my Kitchen tips section for more information: Lisa [...]

Lemon Garlic Tilapia

Today on the Food Blog : Healthy recipe for Lemon Garlic Tilapias : 4 each tilapia fillets3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice1 tablespoon butter, melted1 clove garlic, finely chopped1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes1 dash pepper to taste Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Spray a baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.Step 2Rinse tilapia [...]

Lisa Food Blog

Welcome to my Wednesday food blog post. Today's recipe is Sweet Potato bread. Why sweet potato? Well the first of the month the FDA mobile food pantry makes a stop here in town with grocery items . And I try to share on the towns Facebook page recipes to use for whats on the truck [...]

Wellness Wednesday

National Mud Pack Day : today's homemade recipe You Will Need 2 teaspoons French green clay (you can also use bentonite or white kaolin clay)1 teaspoon coffee grounds1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar (dilute it with a teaspoon of rose water)2-3 drops tea tree oil What You Have To Do Mix the clay and coffee grounds [...]

Dad on the Grill * BBQ Ribs

Dad on the Grill  * BBQ Ribs

This Wednesday on my blog my Hubby is on the grill: Yes -I know that mean for Father's Day but everyone loves them and I will be making the sides .. So enjoy Lisa Rib Choice: Baby back ribs are the most common and easiest to find. They are smaller, meatier and leaner than other types. [...]

Wacky Wednesday !

Wacky Wednesday !

Happy Wacky Wednesday ! Today it's all about the unusual holidays of the day : Common Sense Day ! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mcStHPI22Jc Carnation Day : Dianthus caryophyllus, commonly known as the carnation or clove pink, is a species of Dianthus. It is probably native to the Mediterranean region but its exact range is unknown due to extensive cultivation for the last 2,000 year [...]