spabettie salt scrub for a cause

by Kristina Sloggett

in homemade salt scrub

This coming Monday, July 25th, the blog world is having a very important event. Our friend and fellow blogger, Susan, was recently diagnosed with Hodgkins lymphoma, and Janetha is coordinating an auction and bake sale that takes place Monday from 8:am to 11:pm (EST).

This is what I love most about this community that I am so grateful and excited to be a part of – there are so many bloggers and companies coming together for Susan, and there are almost 200ย items up for bid. Janetha is hosting The Great Fundraising Act and it’s going to be big!

I am donating a largeย (38oz / 1.12L)ย jar of my spabettie salt scrub (passion fruit):

In addition to the scrub, these products are included as well:

bliss lemon + sage body butter 2.5 oz tube

smashbox eye shadow in smashing deadline

the Balm plump your pucker lip gloss in Water My Melon & Ruby My Grapefruit shades

benefit face color and lipstick – i lotused you looking (face), picked up in paradise (lip)

The spabettie package will also include an assortment of deluxe skincare, spa and beauty samples. lots of fun stuff!

For more information about the auction, see Janetha’s post here. I’ll have a reminder and link when the auction goes live – there will be so many great things to bid on!

Thanks for reading!

{ 27 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Holly @ The Runny Egg July 18, 2011 at 7:23 pm

Thanks for spreading the word Kristina — I can’t wait for the auction!


2 spabettie July 18, 2011 at 7:36 pm

I can’t wait either, Holly! this community is something else, right?? :)


3 Jessica @ Dairy Free Betty July 18, 2011 at 7:24 pm

Awesome!! I love that stuff you sent me, it’s SOOOOOOOO tasty!! (Tasty on my body that is!!)

I’m doing peanut butter balls and a bunch of dairy free chocolates!


4 spabettie July 18, 2011 at 7:35 pm

thank you, Jessica – SO glad you like it!! (this new batch is similar!). Mmm, peanut butter balls – THANK YOU SO MUCH for participating!


5 Sarena (The Non-Dairy Queen) July 18, 2011 at 8:06 pm

Such a great cause! The products all sound great. The blogging community is really such a great one!


6 spabettie July 18, 2011 at 8:09 pm

everyone who I have made this scrub for gives it positive reviews, so I hope it does well in the auction! ๐Ÿ˜€ I LOVE this community!


7 Amanda July 18, 2011 at 10:25 pm

L00ks like an incredible package! I’ll be sure to bid on it! :)


8 spabettie July 18, 2011 at 10:27 pm

YAAAY, thank you, Amanda! <3 it's going to have a lot of fun stuff in there!


9 Megan (the long-winded one) July 19, 2011 at 3:38 am

I’m turning 31 on Monday and now know how I’ll be celebrating!


10 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 6:20 am

yay, Megan! happy birthday – what a great way to celebrate!


11 lindsay July 19, 2011 at 3:46 am

what a cool item. I can’t wait to auction all these great things. So many talented bloggers and so many giving hearts!


12 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 6:20 am

I love this community! I love YOU !


13 hihorosie July 19, 2011 at 9:14 am

What a fun package for a GREAT cause! How wonderful that so many are participating and support one another. I’m more than willing to post a banner or something on my blog to help spread the word. :)


14 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 9:40 am

oh, that would be awesome! if you go to Janetha’s site you can grab a link here –> The Great Fundraising Act THANK YOU for your support!


15 Kris | July 19, 2011 at 9:59 am

You are beautiful inside and out!! I love this support and the auction items look awesome, you have FAB things there!!!

I <3 you!


16 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 10:34 am

thank you, Kris! I so SO love this community. we Get Things DONE. ๐Ÿ˜€


17 (what runs) Lori July 19, 2011 at 10:04 am

The blog community (the food and health blogs, in particular) are incredible. I feel like I have some incredible friends out there- this just sums up the dedication and love that all of us share. :) This will be big…


18 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 10:33 am

I know – it will be HUGE! getting teary reading your comment and just thinking about it all – SO powerful !!


19 Yum Yucky July 19, 2011 at 10:22 am

Gah! I am so out of the loop! Going to check out the fundraiser link right now! thanks so much, Spaghetti! <–hehe… I meant to typo that. ๐Ÿ˜‰


20 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 10:31 am

yes, if you are wanting to do something and hurry (by tonight) you still can! :) it goes live Monday! have a great day, love, SPAGHETTI !


21 Heather @ Get Healthy with Heather July 19, 2011 at 10:52 am

What a fun basket you put together for the auction! I love scrubbing salts.


22 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 9:02 pm

salts are my favorite! ๐Ÿ˜€


23 Kath (My Funny Little Life) July 19, 2011 at 5:28 pm

I don’t Susan and her blog (yet – I’ll go over for a visit tomorrow), but I’ve heard of this sad story on Lindsay’s blog already. I so much wish I could do more! Take part in your auction, or whatever. :(


24 spabettie July 19, 2011 at 9:00 pm

Susan is among the first bloggers I met when starting my own – she is a very cool girl and has handled all of this with such grace and eloquence. She is strong and can get through this, and has the support of so many! Truly awesome. :)


25 Luke July 20, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Is she involved with Team in Training? They are the fundraising arm of the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. They raise money for blood cancers every year.


26 Sam November 12, 2011 at 8:33 pm

do you have a recipe for this? I want to make my own scrub please!


27 Traci November 28, 2011 at 3:09 pm

so nice of you to donate for a cause; do you sell these?


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