Cranberry Butter

I wanted to do something different for Christmas gifts this year so I decided to make different cranberry butter ideas for friends.. This recipe called for 2 bags cranberries I put 2 cinnamon sticks 3 sprigs of rosemary. A little bit a clove a drizzle fresh honey and a handful of strawberries. I’ll let this…

Beeswax LipBalm

I have been on a roll today with the homemade beauty items! My lips are always chapped so I decided to make some lip balm. I found an easy recipe for it on the internet (HERE)…Very simple ingredients and I happen to have beeswax that I purchased a long time ago for another project…Here is…

Long past week

This past week has been a very long one for me. Trying to get my house ready for company has completely drained me :P…Why you might ask, well I had to repaint the spare bedroom…2 times!!!! ugh…It was an olive green color and it just looked horrible… So I decided to repaint it white. I…

DIY Aprons for the Garden

Surfing around Facebook tonight, I had seen a post that a friend posted about a DIY apron that can be used for gardening. I let it go for a few hours then decided to watch the video. WHAT A COOL IDEA!!!! Whomever came up with this idea is a genus!!!! (see video here) So I…

Crafting

I have all these wonderful thoughts of amazing crafts that I want to do…they always look great in my head but when I start them I’m like “what was I thinking?” I have a project that I wanted to do since I have TONS of spices..they dont all fit in the cabinet and even when…

Homemade Body Butter/Lotion

I had found a recipe a few years ago for homemade body butter/lotion. I ABSOLUTELY love it!!! Just a few ingredients and it lasts a very long time. The old saying…”A little goes a long way”….This is so true with this stuff…What you need is 1 C Shea Butter, 1/2 C Almond Oil, 1/2 C…

Crafty Kitchen

My kitchen was looking a little blah lately..I’ve always loved lace or shear curtains but had taken them down months ago…tonight I decided to try something different… Kinda boring so I made a tie back for it… then added the flower…its hard to get a good picture with the lights on so I turned them…