Month: August 2020

Oh calendula

Too often we get lost in the world of cosmetics and perfection. Many feel the sting of trying to look a certain way, especially if you have been exposed to way too many Instagram feeds and contouring videos. Guilty as charged. If we can learn the value of our exterior shell then we can achieve a state of internal bliss. The body is a beautiful vessel and it loves to be treated as such. In recent years I have learned the power behind what I decide to put on and into my body. I am no where near total inner/outer peace, but I like to take small steps. For me that was learning to make my own beauty products. I had been learning a lot from Rosemary Gladstar’s books such as Herbs for Natural Beauty. Her knowledge rang deep for me and I knew it was the start of something really special. To detach myself from the things that used to bring me comfort and to know exactly what I was to put in my …