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Peppermint_Foot_Soak_Labels.jpg. Lemon Sugar Scrub I Heart Nap Time. Happy spring, fellow I Heart Nap Time lovers!

Lemon Sugar Scrub I Heart Nap Time

Talitha from Love, Pomegranate House here! I’m thrilled to be back with you this month sharing another amazing and simple DIY gift idea! I know that mother’s day is still a little ways away but it never hurts to think about these things early. Am I right!? This wonderful Lemon Sugar Scrub is great not just for the mothers in your life, but also works great as a gift for your kiddo’s teacher or even as a little pampering gift to yourself. By the time spring rolls around, my hands and feet are always incredibly dry from the cold winter months. Supplies: 2 1/2 cups granulated sugar; divided1/4 cup coconut oil (almond oil will also work)1 lemon or lemon natural oils Put sugar in a large bowl.

Using a zester or small grater, zest the rind of 1 lemon. If sugar scrub is still too “wet”, add up to 1/2 cup more sugar until desired consistency is reached. Then grab a little jar of some sort. Pour your new, fancy lemon sugar scrub into the jar. Peppermint Pampering Gifts In Jars For Homemade Christmas Gifts. Gifts in a jar are perfect for giving homemade Christmas gifts.

Peppermint Pampering Gifts In Jars For Homemade Christmas Gifts

This Peppermint Pampering Jar is filled with items like body butter, foot soak and sugar scrub. The Holiday Mason Jar Extravaganza has finally arrived! Today is day one with half of the bloggers sharing their crafts. The second half of the bloggers will share tomorrow and on Friday you can share your holiday mason jars in our link party! I’ve shared many gifts in a jar for various holidays and seasons. Giving homemade Christmas gifts is so affordable! If you want to make your own spa products, the recipes are below. I started with lots of these small containers from the Family Dollar and spray painted the lids red. To make the peppermint body butter, I used I used one Net Wt 7.5 oz jar of Vaseline Cocoa Butter petroleum jelly, three 8 fl. oz bottles of Bath and Body Works Twisted Peppermint body lotion (bought them on sale) and two Net Wt. 4 oz jars of Studio 35 Vitamin E cream cream. Ingredients. Peppermint Pampering Gifts In Jars For Homemade Christmas Gifts.

{Spa Party} Peppermint Tea Foot Soak & Foot Scrub Recipes. So yesterday, I promised I was going to be sharing some spa recipes this week leading up to my spa party.

{Spa Party} Peppermint Tea Foot Soak & Foot Scrub Recipes

I actually think I should officially call this week: Spa Week! I am trying to make many of the products we will be using at the party. Not only will this save me money but it is fun to do. Plus, you can use the recipes I will be sharing to relax during the holidays and make extras to give as homemade Christmas gifts! One of the ingredients I am using to make some of the products is Arm & Hammer Baking Soda.

I will be using Arm & Hammer Baking Soda for my holiday baking and cleaning to get ready for guests so I was excited to receive this box and shaker of baking soda from Arm & Hammer. Pamper Yourself After all your hard work cleaning for your holiday parties, it’s time to treat yourself to a relaxing bath to unwind. Give Yourself a Natural Glow: Facial Scrub and Body Exfoliant For smooth, radiant skin, give yourself a gentle facial and body scrub with ARM & HAMMER™ Baking Soda. Cookies for Santa I Heart Nap Time. Sugar Scrubs Recipes.

*December 13, 2012 Update: I have had many of you wanting the labels to download…Great News!

Sugar Scrubs Recipes

They are now available and you can get them by clicking on this link: Peppermint Candy Cane Sugar Scrub Labels You will notice that you have to Like my Face Book page to get it. This is now where I will be placing all my free downloads so that they are free and accessible to my fans. I LOVE to share with my fans but am getting tired of some people sharing my stuff all over the internet or on their own sites, without linking back or mentioning the true source of my content. As always I really appreciate the loyalty of my fans! Guess what? Sugar Scrubs are a great way to add some moisture and soften up winter-dry skin. I simply took two cups of white granulated Sugar and mixed in a 1/4 cup to 1/3 cup Almond Oil (Coconut Oil will work too).

Once you have it all mixed together you will want to divide the scrub into two equal parts and in separate containers.