I'm Marcy Lautanen-Raleigh growing herbs is a passion I've had for more than 20 years now. The Backyard Patch is my own herb business started in 1995. I specialize in fresh, amazing, organic blended herbs. Those for cooking, tea and bath -- and they are all home-grown and hand-blended. In the last 20 years I have gained a knowledge of herbs and their flavors that I share here.
blend is good in the bath or shower.
Make the recipe and place in a pump bottle in the shower or use in a
filled tub. You will need about ½ cup
per bath, but a pump or two in a bath puff will give you a luxurious shower.
cup sweet almond oil (light olive or sesame oil may be substituted)
1/2 cup honey
1/2 cup liquid soap
1 Tbls. vanilla extract
the oil into a medium bowl, then carefully stir in remaining ingredients until
fully blended. Pour into a clean plastic bottle with a tight-fitting lid. Shake
gently before using. Enough for four large luxurious baths.
about ½ cup into the tub under running water – then step in and descend into a
warm, silky escape.
In the shower - Place
a squirt or two into a damp bath puff and rub it into a lather then use to
scrub the body.