“Island Latte” All Natural Coffee Sugar Scrub

Homemade natural sugar scrub made with organic coconut oil, sugar, and coffee grounds ^-^ Commercial face scrubs and cleansers contain harmful chemicals, leaving your skin feeling dry and flaky. All the “possible” ingredients it takes to make a “high end” facial scrub/cleanser masked in a long ingredient list stuck onto, more likely than not, a…

Why go natural?

Imagine, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is the size of India, Europe, and Mexico combined. Luta was not even large enough to be on geographical maps when I was a child and our neighboring island of Guam was just a dot on the globe. To think that about 90% of the trash floating in our…

“Bee Kind” All Natural Lip Balm

Homemade natural lip balm made with natural beeswax, coconut oil, honey, and sweet orange essential oil ^-^ Commercial lip sticks and chap sticks can contain harmful chemicals, not to mention many beauty products are tested on animals as well. Take a chance and make a change by creating a beautiful, natural way of living by…

The island of Rota (Luta)

I grew up on the island of Luta, as we call it in CHamoru. Luta (or also known as Rota) is a small island in the Pacific Ocean, belonging to a chain of islands called the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. I moved to Luta when I was 7 years old. It is a…