35 Skin-Nourishing Recipes for Making Milk-Enriched Soaps, from Goat to Almond by Anne-Marie Faiola Storey Publishing Handmade soap is made extra-special with the addition of milk! Soaps enriched with milk are creamier than those made with water, and milk’s natural oils provide skin-renewing moisture and nourishment. In Milk Soaps, expert soapmaker Anne-Marie Faiola demystifies the process with [...]

National Cherry Cobbler Day

National Cherry Cobbler Day

Easy Cherry Cobbler 1/2 stick butter1 C AP flour1 C Sugar1 tsp baking powder1 C Milk1 can Cherry Pie filling Preheat oven to 275 degrees F (135 degrees C). Place butter or margarine in a 9x13 inch baking dish and set on oven rack to melt.In a medium bowl, mix together flour, sugar, and baking [...]

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 [...]

Book Review * The British Brides Collection

Book Review * The British Brides Collection

Perfect book for Mom for Mother;s Day : https://www.amazon.com/British-Brides-Collection-Romances-Dickens-ebook/dp/B07HYLJZ4P/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=The+British+Brides+Collection&qid=1557499866&s=gateway&sr=8-3 Romance from the Spectacular British IslesSpanning over 500 years of history in the British Isles, nine inspiring romance stories take readers through English gardens, around London ballrooms, and within Scottish castles. Follow along as each of the brides-to-be encounter high drama and epic romance on the [...]

Book Review : Preserving the Harvest

Book Review : Preserving the Harvest

Preserving the Harvest : you can too after reading this book - https://www.amazon.com/Farm-Girls-Guide-Preserving-Harvest-ebook/dp/B07NP62QVH/ref=sr_1_fkmrnull_1?keywords=The+Farm+Girl%27s+Guide+to+Preserving+the+Harvest&qid=1557498997&s=gateway&sr=8-1-fkmrnull Preserving food can be one of the most intimidating aspects of homesteading and cooking. Luckily, no one makes it as easy and as much fun as farm-girl-in-the-making Ann Acetta-Scott. For a beginner new to the world of preserving, the ideal tool is [...]

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 [...]

Summer Vacation Crop Party

Summer Vacation Crop Party

Friday and I am planning a party for Tom morrow ! My Crop Theme : Summer Vacation Take out your Summer pictures, papers and more and let's play ! Scrapbook Crop Games : The Price is Right of Scrapbooking - have a tray of items, people guess what the total cost of the items would [...]