‘Toner Recipe’ Category


Jasmine, Ylang Ylang, and Patchouli Body Spray

Things I learned today: People are generally good. Not screwing on the gas cap tightly can cause your check engine light to come on. Not a metaphor. I am right where I need to be. I’ve written before about my adventures with my old car. Today three different experiences made me very grateful for the […]


Green Tea Toner with Tea Tree Oil

LA is going through an extreme heat wave. The restaurant I was eating brunch at on Saturday lost power. A plane crashed on the west side of town in a residential street. A rover landed on Mars, did you hear? Friends are pregnant, friends are sick. Fall travel plans are made.  Birthday celebrations are upcoming. […]


Homemade Rose Water Toner

My clothes shopping guidelines* for summer 2012: Only buy it if I either need it or love it. If I spend more than 2 minutes trying to decide it I love it, I don’t love it. Trying on clothes after eating pupusas will make me feel bad. Don’t do it Don’t buy clothes that force […]