Tag: lavender

Homemade Cocoa Lip balm

Homemade Cocoa Lip balm

I had done my first batch of lip balms last December and they were a great success with family and friends. I had used one part bees wax with four parts grapeseed oil and added lavender essential oil. This time I decided to go a step further and made these lovely balms using finer ingredients.     

Making Bath Sea Salts

Making Bath Sea Salts

This is my very first post about natural home made remedies. I owe most of my knowledge to Ms Joyce Muscat whom I met whilst attending her course on ‘Herbalism for Self Healing’ at MCAST Institute of Agribusiness in Malta. The course was about surrounding ourselves with natural alternatives for most day to day needs. 

Healthy Cola Drink

Healthy Cola Drink

Do you know what is one of the secret ingredient in the famous cola drink? It is lavender. I never imagined that such an unhealthy drink would contain lavender or any of the other fantastic spices. The idea for making this drink came after watching