Hanging Plant Wedding Favors

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As we round the corner into the peak wedding season, this is the perfect time to share this lovely hanging plant project idea. Here’s the gist of it: you gather up all the pretty and practical supplies necessary for the project and give it to your guest in a charming package; your guest takes it… 

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Four Thieves Vinegar

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In the time of the Black Death in Europe, a band of thieves repeatedly pillaged the homes and graves of the plague’s victims. No one knew how the thieves were able to enter plagued homes and never fall ill. The situation was so desperate that when the thieves were caught, they were granted their freedom… 

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DIY Smudge Stick Wedding Favors

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Smudge sticks are small bundles of herbs that are bound tightly with string and dried. They are later burned and traditionally used as part of a ceremony or ritual, and what better time to use them than your own wedding! Smudge sticks are simple and budget-friendly to make, especially if you use herbs grown in… 

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Edible Gifts: Preserved Lemons

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Up until recently, I knew nothing about preserved lemons beyond seeing them listed as an ingredient in recipes and swiftly substituting for fresh lemons instead. But as my culinary adventures continued, I became more and more curious about them. What did they taste like? How were they actually used? Preserved lemons are primarily used in… 

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Rosemary Lemon Sea Salt

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I love using flavored sea salt when cooking savory dishes. A little pinch of lemon rosemary salt added just before serving can really add an extra punch. I adore this salt on roasted vegetables and meats, but I have even tried it on cookies with surprisingly tasty results! You can spend a small fortune buying… 

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Succulent Terrarium Centerpieces

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It’s been a few years since the succulent terrarium idea hit it big, but it’s got some staying-power. Succulents are inexpensive to buy, easy to care for and they are endlessly interesting to look at. The glass containers required for a cool terrarium can also inexpensive and be easy to find—I’ve found a seemingly unlimited… 

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