Handwritten Family Recipe Tea Towel Gift

My mother was trained as a pediatric nurse, but after she married my father and start having children, she become a stay at home mom. It’s been 20 years since she passed, at the early age of 64, and I still miss her. Recently I pulled out her recipe for Christmas cookies, handwritten on a… [Read More]

Handmade Gifts: How to Make Soap Balls

I have a pretty bar of wrapped scented soap in my powder room, which was a gift from my sister. It’s probably eight years old, but I love the fact that it still makes the room smell nice. This inspired me to make something scented for the blog, and I decided to make soap balls with… [Read More]

10 Easy Wreaths You Can Make in under an Hour

Hanging a wreath on your front door is such a nice statement for greeting your guests. I’ve made and bought many over the years. Today I’m sharing 10 easy wreaths that you can make in less than an hour. Make one for yourself, someone you love, or be inspired to create something new. 10 Easy Wreaths

How to Make a Seashell & Sea Glass Wind Chime

Today I am sharing a seashell & sea glass wind chime tutorial. Have you read any Nicholas Sparks books? Or, have you seen any of his movies? Surely you have at least heard of “The Notebook.” Well, I like them very much and in a world of negativity and sadness, there’s nothing like a Nicholas… [Read More]

Pressed Flower Mason Jar Candles

This is the year of the cicadas where I live, and I don’t know if it’s just me, but it sure seems a little extra buggy outside. I decided to make some pressed flower mason jar candles to deter these pesky insects. Especially after reading an article from the CDC ranking lemon eucalyptus essential oil right up… [Read More]

5 Multi-talented and Useful Herbs to Grow

Today I’m sharing 5 multi-talented, useful herbs, that are a must for any garden. If you are new to gardening, one of the best types of plants to grow are herbs. This top five is not only pretty to look at, they are all perennials, which means they will come back year after year. You… [Read More]

Adult Coloring Pages on Muslin Bags

Have you jumped on the adult coloring bandwagon yet? This is a great relaxing activity that sparks your creativity and makes you feel like a kid again. So, while I was getting ready to go away with my girlfriends for the weekend, this particular project came to mind. I wanted something for us to do, that didn’t require… [Read More]