Walnut Revival

Beauty, Skin
If your skin is craving some creamy walnut and cacao goodness, look no further! Era Organics is just a small company but they're probably my favorite skin care brand. Their Complete Moisturizer has been a repeat choice in our artillery for a while now. And these days, I've been obsessing over their NEW Revive Microdermabrasion Scrub & Mask! REVIVE looks like a fluffy ganache that smells of honey, nuts, and yogurt altogether.COMPLETE is like whipped ice cream with a chocolatey scent, thanks to cacao butter. Era Organic's REVIVE MICRODERMABRASION is my new favorite. It leaves no residue and is very hydrating, especially when used as a mask! As a scrub, I massage it into my skin for a minute

Baby Toe Bloom

Garden, Fenestraria
Native to subtropical deserts, Fenestraria rhopalophylla is a winter grower that may bloom some time between winter to early spring. Below is a general watering chart: SPRING Soak fully and allow to dry SUMMER Light sprinkling (heat ≠ growth) AUTUMN Soak fully and allow to dry WINTER Light, sporadic watering My little baby toes bloomed earlier this month! I was afraid to miss it since I was out camping, but I came back right in time.March 30 April 01 April 04 April 05 Fenestraria rhopalophylla can sometimes be confused with Frithia pulcha, which is also called baby toes. Another nickname that the latter goes by is fairy elephant's feet! Fairy elephant's feet have visible cells on the side of the

Valentia Royal Rose

Beauty, Skin
With a lofty scent of roses, Valentia offers a beautifully aromatic elixir that is their Royal Rose Hydrating Serum. This serum turns the skin soft as petals but with the fortitude of thorns. Like all Valentia products, it absorbs quick into the skin, leaving nothing but its fresh, wispy fragrance. Key ingredients are: Rosa x damascena Niacinamide (Vit. B) Organic rosehip seed oil Evening primrose oil Bearberry Organic lavenderAltogether... ...this serum provides natural antioxidants and hydrates the skin, giving it a chance to heal, while also delivering elements that smooths out wrinkles and and skin tone. It also lightens! As for lightening the skin, I'm not overly excited for anything that reduces melanin production as I like being in the