Welcome to SeaweedArt and My Sea-Inspired Coastal Life
I’m an artisan, chef and “sea foodie.” An ocean lover at heart, my passion is to bring the beauty of the sea into the home with my coastal style, DIY crafts, beach-themed décor and healthy cuisine.
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The Many Essential Uses of Essential Oils
Essential oils have been around since the days of Cleopatra and have recently resurged in popularity and for good reason. They have many healing, therapeutic and cost saving applications– medicinal, household cleaning products, aromatherapy and personal beauty care.
Bamboo Candles, Soy Wax & Essential Oils
We have a very tropical backyard that is bordered with lots of bamboo. Lots. Since it is so plentiful and grows so quickly, I'm always looking for clever and creative things to create and do with it. A while ago my husband Bill made me bamboo planters by cutting the...
Sea Glass Shell Soap & Lotion Dispensers
I’ve been decorating glassware with pressed flowers and marine botanicals for years and I wanted to try something new when was inspired when I discovered this really cool “sea glass” craft spray paint from Krylon.
8 Reasons Why Traveling Is Good For Your Health
Today's post is courtesy of guest author Karen Reed of Positive HealthWellness. Traveling is one of the best things that you can do for your health. It helps your physical and mental health, with many travelers saying that it’s also excellent for the soul. Sure, there...
Sea-Inspired Tin Container Candles
Before I toss anything into the recycle bin, I first try to find another use for it. I call it creative repurposing of materials. Anything old can be new again with a little imagination. I got inspired last week when I was about to toss out some tin cans when I it occurred to me that they would make great containers candles.
Calming Cucumber Breakfast Smoothie
I start every day with my morning ritual of stretching (sometimes I even make it to yoga) followed by a refreshing and nutritious protein smoothie. I like to get creative and have fun concocting different blends of nut milks, fruits and veggies. Today's version is...
Haute Enchilada Cafe, Gallery & Social Club
From palate to palette, one of my favorite restaurants is The Haute Enchilada in Moss Landing, not only because it serves the finest menu of authentic Mexican food on the Central Coast, it also boasts an exquisite collection of local art, luscious gardens and uniquely original indoor and al fresco atmosphere. It is indeed a feast for all of your senses.
Saturday Morning Soak
After a long work week, nothing is more soothing and restorative to me than a relaxing bath with LOTS of bubbles. I first like to soak for a while in calmness and serenity in the warm water filled with Rescue and Renew Detox Soak, a unique blend of sea salts, marine...
Nourishing Benefits of Coconut Oil
I was super excited when I opened the box of raw coconut oil samples from Skinny & Co because I'm a fan of anything coconut and a true believer in it's health and therapeutic benefits. Before I even tried the products I was pleased by the...
Skinny & Co Raw Coconut Oil
Super excited to try these 100% raw, extra virgin coconut oil products from Skinny & Co. Let's see what's in the box. Stay tuned for my review. https://youtu.be/m38iK-atKfA