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Putting the Lavender Kyphi to Bed

Rolling board spread with lavender and frankincense 'flour'

Dried kyphi

Rolling board

Lavender buds and frankincense in mortar

Powdered lavender and frankincense

I actually ground the lavender buds and frankincense in a coffee grinder dedicated to resins; this little dark green ball of wax is really lavender oil and frankincense resin melted together, created by the heat of the grinder ~ burned on a charcoal and it smelled like sleepy time heaven

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