Body Care

DIY Fluffy Whipped Body Butter

I love my lotion bars. Not only do they look adorable, I love the convenience of throwing one in a tin to carry around in my purse and there’s a lavish feeling in running a lotion bar over my arms and legs after a shower. However, there are days when I have neither the time… Continue reading DIY Fluffy Whipped Body Butter

Other Hobbies

DIY Essential Oil Diffuser

Do you love essential oils but don’t want to dish out hundreds of dollars for a fancy diffuser? Here’s a quick, easy and cheap DIY for just that situation! This tiny diffuser has a magnetic backing so that I can stick it up on the magnet board at my workstation. Depending on where you want… Continue reading DIY Essential Oil Diffuser

Nail Care · Nails

DIY Cuticle Oil 2

Hello, folks! I finally ran out of my DIY cuticle oil and made a fresh batch using a slightly different recipe. While my nails have benefited greatly from the old recipe, this new one has really brought new life to my nails, which were in sorry condition after all the nail art I have been… Continue reading DIY Cuticle Oil 2

Body Care

DIY Lotion Bars

You were beginning to think I only ever do my nails, weren’t you? I do other things too! 😀 It’s been a busy month — I was fasting for Ramadan, which made my brain a little fuzzy; I was trying desperately to get some dissertation work done while fuzzy-brained, but finally gave up towards the… Continue reading DIY Lotion Bars


DIY Cuticle Oil

Hello, folks! Here’s another body care DIY – cuticle oil! After spending a couple of decades (how old that makes me sound!) shying away from nail colour, I finally embraced nail polish last year… and how! For almost a year now, I have been doing my nails about once a week. Since creative expression is… Continue reading DIY Cuticle Oil