Make your own natural candles

One of the things that I really don't like about much of the candles sold in stores today is that most of them contain harmful toxins. These are toxins that are being burned off into the home and the air we breathe in. Not cool, people. Not cool. The other option being that I fork [...]

By |2014-11-18T14:36:56-04:00January 9th, 2014|Home and Garden|10 Comments

Spring Task: De-Gunk the Grill

For some of you, warm weather is just around the corner. For others, you may be a few weeks out, but now is a great time to start preparing for a favorite family pastime- Grilling Out! If you’re like me, you probably put the cover over the grill before last winter hit, and [...]

By |2013-12-02T06:58:09-04:00March 22nd, 2013|Home and Garden|0 Comments

Amazon: Organic Seed Packets only $2.58 each

Amazon has Seeds of Change Organic Cilantro Seeds (1.25 grams, 200 seeds) on sale for 48% off.  These are eligible for Free Super Saver Shipping on qualifying $25 orders. All Seeds of Change Organic Seeds are: 100-Percent certified organic seeds grown in the USA for over 20-year Free of GMO's (genetically modified organisms), chemicals and pesticides Hermetically [...]

Handmade Gifts – DIY Tiered Server

A lovely handmade gift for any friend or family member is a tiered food service stand. It’s simple and lovely and takes no special skills. You only need some supplies that you might already have around your house. Supplies You’ll Need Plates Candlestick Glue Directions Apply a conservative amount of glue to the edge of [...]

By |2013-12-03T06:01:40-04:00December 5th, 2012|Home and Garden|0 Comments

Handmade Gifts Tutorial | Burlap Bubble Wreath

Handmade gifts have so much heart and character.  Surprise your friends and family this Christmas with a burlap bubble wreath.  It’s very inexpensive and takes no special skills.  I think this would be the perfect gift for a family member in a nursing facility who doesn’t have very much space for other decorations.  Also, a [...]

By |2013-12-03T06:18:36-04:00November 28th, 2012|Home and Garden|0 Comments