All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘handmade holiday gifts’

All Natural Candles From How To Make Soy Beeswax Mason Jar Candles

Soy Beeswax Jar Candles

Warming up with the the fragrance and glow of handmade candles is even more pleasurable when you use healing essential oils and natural wax. These soy and beeswax candles are easy to make as you can see from this step-by-step tutorial. I like to use a blend of both soy wax and beeswax and don’t add additional colour. The more …

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This Evergreen Wreath Is Made Completely From Trees And Shrubs In The Garden

Gardening For Your Front Door: Making Fresh Wreaths

Every year we like to hang a different wreath on our front door during the holidays. We’ve amassed a collection of wreaths to match the holiday season trends of sparkly red berries, Christmas ornaments, peacock feathers, and square-shaped boxwood but my favorites are most certainly natural, fresh wreaths. A fresh wreath makes for an individual work of art that smells …

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Chalkboard Painted Wood Snowflake Ornaments

Chalk Painted Wood Ornaments and Gift Tags

I like to include an handmade ornament as embellishment to holiday gifts. I believe that packaging is important to the overall gift giving experience. Wrapping is where the magic begins. The anticipation of what lies beneath sparkly wrap and ribbon adds to the overall joy of receiving the gift. It increases the fun in giving the gift too for those …

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Gorgeous Handmade Honey Soap Recipe

All-Natural Honey Soap Recipe

Handmade soap made with honey is healing and smells heavenly. Sweet honey is often used on the skin because it pampers sensitive skin while it heals. Plus, it’s beautiful and would make a nice homemade gift idea. Honey Soap’s Action on the Skin This soap is useful for all skin types. It is especially beneficial for children and the elderly. …

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How To Get Your Air Plant To Bloom

Air Plants in Seashells

Air plants look striking all on their own without the need for soil or a container. Planted in a seashell, however, and they have personality!  By planted, I simply mean placing, because that’s all that is required beyond finding an air plant you like and a shell to make its home. Place a seashell and air plant into a terrarium, …

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Pumpkin Palmiers Cookies That Taste Just Like Pumpkin Pie And Take 5 Minutes To Make

Pumpkin Spice Palmiers

Looking for a treat to crunch while you sip an eggnog latte? These pumpkin spice palmiers are like a little pumpkin pie in a cookie. They look beautiful and would make a wonderful holiday gift, if you can keep them around long enough! Personally I love pumpkin pie all year round and can just as easily gobble down these perfect pastries in the …

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