How to ward off winter dryness

Portrait of Holly

I’m back friends!  Let me tell you, getting a cold in the middle of winter is no joke. I haven’t been feeling well enough to write until now, but I’m finally back on my feet and able to put my brain to use! So, one of the things I’m constantly combating during the winter is the age old foe so many of us face during the cold months: winter dryness.  Continue reading How to ward off winter dryness

The Best Tea For Sick Days

Sick Day Tea

The rain has really picked up here in the PNW now that that winter has officially begun.  And I don’t have to tell you what damp cold weather means: cold and flu season.

However, cold damp weather is also the perfect reason to curl up with a book (side note, I just finished The Distant Hours by Kate Morton, and THAT is the perfect book for this time of year!) and a cup of tea.   If you love tea as much as I do, I have the most delicious cold remedy tea you will ever taste.  Continue reading The Best Tea For Sick Days

Sweet Pink Face Mask

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Is there anything as relaxing as treating yourself to a spa night? I love to throw together a simple face mask and relax with a cup of tea and a book for a few minutes.  It’s one of those little moments you can take to remind yourself you’re worth a little pampering from time to time.

This is one of my favorite face masks, and I think others with dry skin will love it too!  There’s just three simple ingredients: Continue reading Sweet Pink Face Mask