6 Uses For Dried Rose Petals

6 Uses For Dried Rose Petals

One of the best things about transitioning from winter to spring is seeing roses in bloom. From their stunning colors to their delightful scents, roses bring smiles to even the surliest characters. If you’re blessed with a rose garden or a very thoughtful...
How to make lavender oil

How to make lavender oil

First off, let me clarify that Lavender Oil is not the same as Lavender Essential Oil. Lavender Essential Oil is done through distilling of lavender flowers and it requires special equipment in order to do it right. This blog is about infusing a carrier oil with...
Chamomile and Aloe After-Sun Cream

Chamomile and Aloe After-Sun Cream

by Guest Blogger Heather, A.K.A. The Homesteading Hippy The sun is out! You want to make the most of it by being at the beach, or the park, or in the garden. Having enough sun is vital for Vitamin D production in your body. Sunshine is a good thing. Too much of a good...
Best Ways to use Dry Flowers in your DIY Products

Best Ways to use Dry Flowers in your DIY Products

Our dry flowers are extra fragrant, with no added chemicals. This all natural ingredient comes in four selections right now on Better Shea Butter. Roses, Chamomile, Lavender, and Calendula. These are our favorite ones, and they’re full of skin care benefits....