DIY Wood-Burned Salad Servers

DIY Wood-Burned Salad Servers

This project comes with a warning. Not that wood burning pen tools are very hot and can burn you (although that is true and worth remembering). Not that your finished project needs special care (it doesn’t). No, the warning is that wood burning is addictive! Once you get the hang of it, you are going… 

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Homemade Camp Cookies #diy #recipe

Homemade Camp Cookies

What was the one thing that my son asked for during his one-month summer outdoor adventure camp? Homemade cookies! Not just ANY cookies, but the ones I bake with love, like a mother does for her child who is backpacking through the wilderness, sleeping under the stars… dreaming of my cookies! How can a Jewish… 

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DIY Homemade Taco Seasoning

DIY Homemade Taco Seasoning

Confession – I am a nutrition fact label junkie. Now that I am a Mom, I am constantly reading food labels when I go grocery shopping and I am “that person” who stands and reads every label before throwing it into my cart. I am always trying to select the least processed foods to feed… 

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Saturday Sips! The GBC

Saturday Sips! The GBC...

Basil and cucumber are in peak season right now, so we wanted to feature a recipe for this week’s Saturday Sips post that would utilize both ingredients to make an easy drink for those of you who are growing gardens this summer. Luckily, we … read more >

DIY Seed Organizer with Personalized Labels from Evermine {www.evermine.com}

DIY Seed Organizer...

I'm one of those gardeners who buys more seeds than I can find space for in my garden, particularly when a pack comes with ten thousand seeds inside! Even if I manage to plant all of the seeds, the leftover package contains a lot of useful … read more >

Signature Script Wedding Stationery from Evermine {www.evermine.com}

Signature Script Wedding...

Introducing Signature Script, Evermine's newest style for wedding stationery, favor tags, beverage coasters and coordinating paper goods. Signature Script combines elegance with classic simplicity for a style that's perfect for modern … read more >

DIY Wedding Hangover Kit

DIY Wedding Hangover Kit...

Celebrating your upcoming wedding day with your best friends and family is an exciting affair. Whether you are all meeting in Las Vegas, having a night on the town, or hosting an elegant cocktail party, giving your guests their own hangover … read more >

DIY Candy Gift Bags for Kids

DIY Candy Gift Bags...

So, making candy gift bags for 100 children is more than a good dose of a sweet tooth. These frosted tin-tie bags add to the fun of the party as they give a soft hint as to the delightful treats that hide inside. Soft shadows of candy … read more >

Handmade Crayon Favors

DIY Crayon Favors...

Making your own crayons is a popular craft and a great activity you can do with your kids. I used a mini cupcake mold to make our crayons, but you could also try using a fun shaped silicon mold as well. My niece and I had a lot of fun … read more >

Homemade Oregano Pesto

Homemade Oregano Pesto...

Last year, I planted some spicy oregano in my garden. I didn’t touch it after planting last season, but this year it grew so huge it was taking over my garden box, so I decided to cut the whole thing down and make a big batch of pesto with … read more >

Homemade Chamomile Salve

Homemade Chamomile Salve...

I recently decided to try my hand at making DIY bath and body recipes. I've never made anything of this nature before, so I admit I was a little nervous about it, but I quickly discovered that it's a lot like cooking. Once you understand … read more >

Soda-Lighted You're My Neighbor!

Simple Gift:...

Block parties are a great way to get to know the people who also call your street home. Where neighbours are friendly, there is an increased sense of community, reduced crime, and pride of ownership (or rentership!). This is why there is a … read more >

Miniature Strawberry Shortcake Favors

Mini Strawberry...

This is the absolute sweetest favor I have ever made! These mini strawberry shortcakes were packaged lovingly for my daughter's Bat Mitzvah. The labels, which matched the decor, made them stand out and added that personal touch. A … read more >