Scented Beeswax Ornaments to Brighten Your Tree

Here’s another throwback from my herbal gift shop days. In addition to the many items we sold as a retailer, we also made some of our own products, such as wreaths, and aromatherapy products. One that I remember making, were these sweet angel beeswax ornaments, with cinnamon essential oil, for a nice scent. Scented Beeswax Ornaments… [Read More]

Handmade Gifts: Homemade Lip Balm

Everyone enjoys lip balm especially in the winter. It’s pretty easy to make and you can get creative with the ingredients, make pretty labels and give them out as gifts. In my case I used some of the calendula oil I made during my infusing herbs segment. I also used peppermint extract instead of essential… [Read More]

Mother’s Day Gift – Gardener’s Bliss Hand Salve

I’m making a nice hand salve for Mother’s Day gifts this year. Almost every year, my sisters and sisters-in-law get together, at my oldest sister’s mother-in-law’s house, to celebrate Mother’s Day. We order P.F. Chang’s, which one of the guys picks up so no one has to cook, and I always buy or make a small… [Read More]