Resource Center — Summer

The Secret of… Kiehl’s Cross-Terrain

  Don’t let the fact that some stores are displaying their back-to-school supplies fool you because summer is still in full force! Hopefully you are soaking up all that the season has to offer: baseball games, music in the park, and other outdoor events. Once again, Kiehl’s has the solution to your active outdoor lifestyle… Read more >

The Secret of… Argan Oil

When the Garden Gal first heard that the latest beauty trend is to put oil ON your face, it came as quite a shock. The thought of willingly putting oil on your face? EEK! For those of us raised on Ten-O-Six, this brings back memories of hiding out in the roller rink restroom, not rocking… Read more >

The Secret of… Natural Insect Repellant

Camping season is here! There is nothing better than getting away from it all: just you, a tent, a campfire, fresh air…. and BUGS! We are all familiar with the numerous commercial brands of insect repellants chock full of chemicals that are hazardous to humans as well as the environment. So, how can you keep… Read more >

The Secret of… The Perfect Bold Lip

Like everyone else in the Midwest, this Garden Gal is feeling stuck in a rut after our never-ending winter. So, how to break out without spending a fortune? By wearing a new bold lip color, of course! The Garden Gal is fortunate to have all of the fun new shades of lip colors at her fingertips… Read more >

The Secret of… Natural Deodorants

Memorial Day is just around the corner and that means summer is officially here! Summertime brings trips to the beach, barbecues, outdoor sports, and… sweating! What is a person to do in order to protect herself/himself from perspiration and odor in a natural and safe way? Don’t worry, the Garden Gal is here to break… Read more >