If you have an ever-expanding collection of homegrown herbs, ‘101 Easy Homemade Products for your Skin, Health & Home’ will walk you through simple instructions for turning fresh herbs into personal care products that nurture your health and wellbeing.
Homemade items make gift giving a meaningful act. In this post, I’ll review how to make five easy infusions that are shelf stable, so they’re ready to go any time of year for those unexpected moments when a handmade gift is just the thing you need.
Add some DIY flair to your kitchen by making your own seasonings with homegrown herbs and spices. There are even health benefits to doing so. Here are some ideas for stocking your spice rack with homemade seasonings and spice blends.
Making new candles from worn-out candles is an easy upcycle activity that can save you money, get you prepared for an unexpected power outage. They even make great gifts! Here’s how I make new candles from old ones.
One of the most enjoyable things about growing your own food is sharing it with others. Last year I made strawberry jam and red currant preserves. I was so excited to give them as gifts. But what if the gift recipients don’t appreciate them? Making Homegrown & Homemade Strawberry Jam It was a bumper crop…
Currant bushes are a great addition to the edible landscape. See how we grow them in our front yard landscape, and find out how to use currants in the kitchen.