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DIY lavender boo-boo buddies

Fill an empty sachet bag with

Equal parts dried lavender buds and white rice or flax seed or you can just use white rice with a few drops of lavender oil for the filling

You can throw in the freezer or warm in the microwave using 30 second intervals

These Satin sachets come in a variety of colors and sizes.

If you don’t have a Sachet you can use a Square handkerchief or bandanna

Join corners and secure with rubber band
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Lavender Face Wash – DIY


¾ cup of distilled water or chamomile tea

1/4 cup liquid Castile soap

3 to 4 drops lavender essential oil

You can also add

1/2 teaspoon almond oil or jojoba oil

3 to 4 drops vitamin E oil


Use a foaming soap bottle

Add Castile soap and oils first – then fill with water and/or tea to the top. Shake Well before use – One to Two Pumps per wash

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Dream Team

AKA the Dynamic Duo -Magnesium and Lavender

Create Sprays and Body Butter that will send you off to dream land

Magnesium Oil – can be purchased – or you can create your own with boiling distilled water and Epsom Salts.

  • Lavender Magnesium Spray
  • Half a Cup Magnesium Oil
  • Twenty drops of Lavender Oil
  • Combine in a Spray Bottle
  • Apply to Soles of Feet when getting into bed
  • Lavender Magnesium Body Butter
  • Melt and Mix a Quarter Cup of Coconut Oil and Half a Cup of She Butter – in the microwave – using thirty second intervals in a glass measuring cup
  • Add a quarter cup of magnesium oil and thirty drops of lavender oil.
  • Use an immersion blender to blend and whip.
  • Store in a jar in a cool place.
  • DIY Magnesium Oil
  • Half Cup of Magnesium Chloride Flakes or Epsom Salts
  • Dissolve with Half a Cup of Distilled Boiling Water
  • For a short cut, you can use Lavender Epsom Salts –
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Herbs de Provence – DIY

Use only dried ingredients – leaves and seeds

Crumble whole leaves and mix all the herbs together. You can use a mortar & pestle. We prefer a grinder mill. – see below- Add a pinch at a time. Nice seasoning for poultry, seafood, and sauces.

We are big fans of Finamill

You can also make wrap a small bundle in cheesecloth to create a bouquet garni for soups and stews. Be sure and squeeze when you remove

Disposable Tea bag Filters are also an easy substitute for traditional cheese cloth

Bon Apetit!