Sweet Orange and Mango Butter Lip Balm

For some reason my other half and my daughter both use plenty of lip balms, they must both have unusually dry lips! My daughter loses her lip balms constantly, so this is recipe I have made for her that will keep her in lip balm for a while and has the added benefit of not […] … Continue reading Sweet Orange and Mango Butter Lip Balm

Rose Petal and Rosemary Bath Salts….

I always get a little frustrated this time of year, I want Spring to arrive faster than it ever does and I am always anxious to get back out into the garden and to get growing and making again. I have been casting around for what I can use whilst I wait for my herbs, […] … Continue reading Rose Petal and Rosemary Bath Salts….

THE DUST BOWL OF THE 1930

The 1930s were some of the driest years in American history. Eight long years of drought, preceded by inappropriate cultivation technique, and the financial crises of the Great Depression forced many farmers off the land abandoning their fields throughout the Great Plains that run across the heart of mainland United States. via The Dust Bowl of … Continue reading THE DUST BOWL OF THE 1930

DIY Dryer Sheets with Essential Oils

Ditch the chemical filled dryer sheets and make your own. All you need is vinegar, essential oils and some scrap fabric. Instructions included! via DIY Dryer Sheets with Essential Oils — Make Something Mondays!

How to Make Candles [Infographic]

If you’re into home design, you know that DIY projects are a popular choice for creating home decor that’s beautiful and unique. However, while DIY projects are satisfying, it can be hard to find one that’s fun and simple. Here’s an easy-to-follow guide to make candles from scratch, the easy way via How to Make Candles … Continue reading How to Make Candles [Infographic]