Posts in Blue Oak Farm
What is Hand Salve?

If you have been around these parts for a while (thank you!!) you have seen my growing excitement for all natural products. Essential oils, coconut oil and shea butter, oh my! 

My latest excitement? Salves.

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DIY Brown Sugar Lemon and Coconut Oil Facial Scrub

I don't know about you, but I am always on a look out for a great facial cleanser. At the end of a long day my face just feels ugh, dirty. When I was younger, I never really though about taking care of my skin. I washed my face with hand soap and that was about it. As the years pass and I am wanting to wear less and less make up but feel like I need it more and more, I am realizing that a good exfoliating facial cleanser is the answer!

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Health Benefits of Lavender

Did you know that lavender essential oil is the most used essential oil used today? The use of lavender essential oil has been around for centuries.  It has been used to aid in the defense of digestive system diseases as well as for cosmetic reasons. The Romans used lavender oil for bathing, cooking and purifying the air. And in the Bible, lavender oil was among the aromatics used for anointing and healing.

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5 Things You Can Do to Become a Risk Taker in Business

Risk Taker: Someone who does something that involves danger or risk in order to achieve a goal.

Would you define yourself as a risk taker? I sure wouldn’t! I play it very safe in life and in business. But that doesn’t mean I think about everything all the way through before I do it either.

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