Celebrate Earth Hour & Day with Flowers & Clay

Celebrate Earth Hour & Day with Flowers & Clay

by Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner It’s Earth Hour tonight, on Saturday March 27th, 2010 from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is asking everyone on the planet to turn their lights off for one whole hour to take a stand against climate change. Are you looking for a green activity …

World Water Week — Wednesday’s Wake-Up

World Water Week — Wednesday’s Wake-Up

by Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner Did you know that in 1993, the United Nations General Assembly declared March 22 as the World Day for Water? I didn’t. I just found out from Dr. Phil that March 21st to 27th, 2010 is World Water Week and the funny thing is, I was already going to write …

Happy St. Patrick’s Day the Homespunspa Way

Happy St. Patrick’s Day the Homespunspa Way

by Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner As it tis St. Patrick’s Day today, I thought it would be fun to talk about beer as a home spa ingredient. Before you go out on the town tonight to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, why not get into the spirit with some home brewed spa treatments. If only they …

9 Ways to Spring Forward with Chamomile this weekend

9 Ways to Spring Forward with Chamomile this weekend

by Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner It’s time to spring forward again. At 2:00 am on the second Sunday in March, we set our clocks ahead one whole hour to go to Daylight Saving Time and therefore magically lose an hour of the day over the course of the night. I never really understood the concept …

Spring Cleaning the Ol’ Home Spa Homestead

Spring Cleaning the Ol’ Home Spa Homestead

by Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner As you may already know, my Homespunspa Ewesletter blog is all about living a home spa lifestyle. To me, “home Spa” is an umbrella term that covers everything from making homemade spa treatments for sleep and beauty to topics like wellness, nutrition, fitness, stress management and green living to name …

Make a Sand and Candle Centerpiece For Your Home Spa

Make a Sand and Candle Centerpiece For Your Home Spa

by Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner My mom recently returned from a trip to Dubai, the land of luxury and opulence. I asked her to bring me back some sand as a souvenir because I’m not likely to go there any time soon. Well, she came through with flying colours and brought back two different kinds …