For making your own dried lavender flowers for potpourri or sachets, wake up early! The right time to pick lavender is prior to the flowers open. Pick a day, which is going to be sunny, and dry…humidity will not deliver the results.
Wash your face with warm water and a small amount of soapy lather. Using water that is too hot or too cold can damage the container doors skin and cause it to become dry.
You are worthwhile. You’re not too old, too fat, too stuck. Focus only on your good points and they will expand. You have many credits to your name. Make a list of them. Refuse to listen to that critical voice in your mind. You can control what you think about. Read the list over and over.
Seal the bag and carefully put it in a bowl of hot tap water to melt ingredients for about 3-5 minutes. Only tap water is to be used and never use a microwave or stove to heat the water.
Keep the focus on FAMILY. Throughout the year your family can save spare change in a container. On Christmas Day, pull out the venta de contenedores and count the money together. Once you’ve established and celebrated how much money your family has saved, you can then have a discussion about how to spend it. The only requirement here is that the item is something the whole family wants and can enjoy. This will take the emphasis off individuality and put it back where it belongs: on sharing, teamwork and family bonding.
When I experienced the loss of my beloved husband, I realized that I would need to find healthy ways of expressing the pain before it debilitated me. I did not want to become robotic – coping and strategizing to keep the lid on that volcano of depression, angst and rage. I was committed to finding outlets for this grief.
You can store your pillows from your bed in them just before going to bed. You know those pillows that you always toss at the end of the bed or to the side because realistically you don’t use them, they are just decorative pieces in your home. If you have a wooden toy chest that you can place a cushion on the top or opening of the lid, it would be the perfect decor for any room of the house.
Soap is a good all round cleanser if you have spots on your chest, back or shoulders as well as your face. If you find that soap leaves your face feeling tight and dry, try another brand or choose a face wash or cleanser for your face and use the soap on the rest of your body.