Growing Your Own Tea Garden

Growing Your Own Tea Garden

The Guide to Growing and Harvesting Flavorful Teas in Your Backyard by Jodi Helmer Fox Chapel Publishing Companion House Books You Love To Drink Tea. Why Not Grow Your Own? If you’ve ever considered raising your own tea, this comprehensive guide is the place to start. Growing Your Own Tea Garden is packed with inspiration and [...]

Homemade Pickles * Summer staple

Homemade Pickles * Summer staple

In my Kitchen this Thursday I am sharing some great pickle recipes. Make these now and be ready for Picnic Season this Summer. 8-10 cucumbers/sliced then3 onions3 cloves garlic /thin sliced1 tsp each : dry mustard,turmeric,celery seed2 tsp dill seed1/4 C Salt4 Cups vinegar4 C Sugar Mix well and place in jars. Refrigerate for at [...]

Memorial Day Crafts

Memorial Day Crafts

Memorial Day Celebration : Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering and honoring people who have died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. So today let me share some great craft idea's. Lisa It's also the official start of Summer for many kids: This website has great worksheets [...]

Graduation Party Time

Graduation Party Time

This week has been busy with planning for Graduations in the family. Here's some party idea 's for the Big event : Son's Graduation last year from high school. School colors are purple and white. LAVCA 2018 : Online High School Graduation cards Graduation party idea's : I made this box for the table -decorated [...]

DIY Teacher’s cards and Gifts

DIY Teacher’s cards and Gifts

Last week was teacher's appreciation but in South Louisiana it's also the end of school : Teacher's Cards : These simple cards are made with supplies I had on hand. With school paper and embellishments. Include a gift card to a favorite shop or book store or craft supplies for the classroom. Lisa DIY Gift [...]

Easy DIY Fabric Covered Notebooks

Easy DIY Fabric Covered Notebooks

It's Friday and Today some great gifts for Mom but also great teacher's gifts: Today I am remaking some inexpensive notebooks from the Dollar Store . So gather some supplies and get started.... Lisa Supplies : plain notebooks,planners,calendars ( Dollar Store) Mod Podge and Glue Scissors Material, Fabric and embellishments I bought these notebooks with [...]

DIY Friday * Recycled Crayons

DIY Friday * Recycled Crayons

Recycling Old Crayons Fun : As a Mom and Crafter at the end of the school year we always have leftover Crayons from school. So let's turn them into a fun project -so I can buy New crayons..... Lisa Gather up all of your broken crayons; unwrap them, and cut them into small pieces. Size and [...]