"Where we love is home...home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."
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"When your child walks into a room, does your face light up?" asks Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison.I discovered this question tonight and it gave me pause for thought. Does my face light up? Or am I always more concerned about the book I am reading, or the problems with the cats, or is the computer more important at that exact moment when my son walks into a room? Sadly more often than not, I seem to be too preoccupied.
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"Love is sharing your popcorn." Charles Schultz
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|Coffee grounds and coconut oil body scrub|
I prefer to make my own body scrubs. This way I know exactly what ingredients are in each of the make it yourself body scrubs. The recipe for this body scrub uses coconut oil, sugar, and coffee grounds. Just 3 ingredients to healthy, soft skin.
Benefits of drinking coffee
Coffee not only great for starting your mornings, coffee has benefits for beauty as well. Coffee is loaded with antioxidants which alleviate the look of premature aging. In addition, studies have shown the intake of coffee and decreased risk of skin cancer.
Benefits of coffee in skin care
Coconut Oil and Coffee Body Scrub Recipe
1/2 cup of finely ground coffee grounds
1/4 cup of granulated sugar
1/2 cup coconut oil
For additional information on the benefits of coconut oil, please check this related blog post on CookingDetective.com
Now to you-
Have you tried coffee in your skin care?
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|White chocolate goodness. Great for watching the snow melt.|
|Healthy Ingredients. Yes, almonds are healthy.|