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The Naturally Scented Home

The Naturally Scented Home

As I lie in bed this morning listening to the birds outside and taking my time to wake up, I breathed in the faint scent of roses from a candle on my bedside table. I hadn't lit it in weeks, but I could smell a hint of fragrance from the wax. I like that my bedroom...

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Fun Brunch Ideas You Can Make at Home

Fun Brunch Ideas You Can Make at Home

One of the things I miss most during these pandemic lockdowns is socializing over food. While I miss restaurants and having supper out, I think I miss diners and cafes most of all. I thought it would be fun to give you some fun brunch ideas you can make at home. When...

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Handmade Gifts Are the Best – A Guide for the Holidays

Handmade Gifts Are the Best – A Guide for the Holidays

At this late stage in the game, if you haven’t found the perfect gift, you may be out of time for shipping. No worries. You can make gifts at home and give them a personal touch. I’m a firm believer that handmade gifts are the best. This holiday season either support...

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Rosé Wine Granita – Adult Slushy for a Hot Day

Rosé Wine Granita – Adult Slushy for a Hot Day

Looking for an adult beverage to enjoy on a hot summer day? Try Rosé Wine Granita, a frozen blush slushy. It is alcoholic, so be sure your guests are of age to drink. I followed a recipe by a website called Feast and West, although I cut the amounts in half. You can...

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The Naturally Scented Home

The Naturally Scented Home

As I lie in bed this morning listening to the birds outside and taking my time to wake up, I breathed in the faint scent of roses from a candle on my bedside table. I hadn't lit it in weeks, but I could smell a hint of fragrance from the wax. I like that my bedroom...

read more
Fun Brunch Ideas You Can Make at Home

Fun Brunch Ideas You Can Make at Home

One of the things I miss most during these pandemic lockdowns is socializing over food. While I miss restaurants and having supper out, I think I miss diners and cafes most of all. I thought it would be fun to give you some fun brunch ideas you can make at home. When...

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How To Make Salt Scrub for Your Feet and Body

How To Make Salt Scrub for Your Feet and Body

After winter my skin is feeling dry and in need of some loving. My feet especially are not ready to be seen in all the cute sandals I plan to wear this summer. Sea salt to the rescue! Here is how to make salt scrub for your feet and body. Salt scrub is fabulous for...

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How To Make a Watercolor Mandala for Spring

How To Make a Watercolor Mandala for Spring

A great way to relax and get your creative juices flowing is to try painting. I'm not a talented artist, but I love to paint for fun. I created this watercolor mandala project for Spring because it is so simple and fun, yet you can derive great meaning from it as...

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5 DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

5 DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

With the pandemic still raging, and the mail delivery system backed up, it might be a good idea to stay home this Valentine's Day and make your own gifts. You don't want to be caught waiting on the mail truck for your V-Day present to arrive on the big day. Here are...

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Handmade Gift Tags (Free Download)

Handmade Gift Tags (Free Download)

I have to admit I'm not a fancy gift wrapper. I know some people who go all out, and their packages are like works of art. I try to keep my gifts neat and easy to open. I do love pretty wrapping paper though. This year I bought shiny foil paper in solid colors, and...

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Hot Cocoa With Homemade Marshmallows

Hot Cocoa With Homemade Marshmallows

Is there anything lovelier than a luxurious hot cocoa with homemade marshmallows on a cold and blustery day. They are not just for kids. They are perfect for the young at heart as well. Most recipes I found online are for vanilla marshmallows, but you can substitute...

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Chocolate Covered Treats

Chocolate Covered Treats

My family and I always make chocolate covered treats around Christmas and Easter time. Last year, my sister and I made chocolate covered graham crackers. If you haven't tried them, you really should. They are so good, especially enrobed in dark chocolate. This year I...

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