Everything balm for everybody


Micro-Farm News, Natural Skin Care

Been working on new labels and new photos for our farm-made skin balms. Hope I’m heading in the right direction with “everything” balms. Just seems like if you have to buy one product for your face, another for your cuticles, another for your feet (etc,), the only one getting real benefit is the manufacturer. I […]

September 20, 2018

Summer Goodness Skin Balm


Micro-Farm News, Natural Skin Care

Announcing a new skin balm, made with all the goodness of Summer! I’m calling it “Flower & Root”. Roses and Carrots, plus Calendula, Elderflower, and Marshmallow in a blend of Watermelon seed oil, Virgin Coconut oil, and Mango butter. Scented with Geranium, Frankincense, Lime, Lavender, and Amyris essential oils. Been working on this blend for […]

July 4, 2018

It’s getting embarrassing…


Micro-Farm News, Natural Skin Care

Several people have asked me recently, “Are you still making your herbal products?”. It’s kindof getting embarrassing because I am making things all the time but no one seems to know… My fault, of course! I’m not good with keeping up my newsletter and blog posts. It’s a busy time for us on the farm […]

May 11, 2018

How to use Sage Balm


D.I.Y., Herbs & Ingredients, Natural Skin Care

Herbal balms are a simple, natural way to care for your skin. Similar to herbal salves which are made with oil and wax, balms also contain vegetable butter, making them extra rich and moisturizing.¬†Balms can be used for both healing and beauty. I use them all the time for everything from daily moisturizer to gardening […]

December 17, 2017