Saturday Crafts

This Saturday I am all about Bead crafts. So be inspired by my projects and make some awesome holiday gifts: Beads is always exciting for DIY enthusiasts, but there are only so many bracelet and necklace designs you can make before you need a break. Take a break with some fun key chains. Large Beads [...]

Gifts from Home

Today I am using my kitchen for something crafty. I am making homemade soap for gift giving for the Holiday. This is an easy version using a Soap base and a microwave -so enjoy ... Lisa 5.5 oz pour and melt  Soap base ( oatmeal or goat milk) 1/8 tsp  group cinnamon 2 tbs  quick oats 10–12 drops  [...]

DIY Pumpkin spice scrub

My take of Wellness Wed is making homemade lotion,soap and candles . As well as sharing some long time home remedies ..... Now I am not a doctor or health care provider so if you have any questions or allergies check with a professional..... Lisa 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup oil  coconut oil 1/2 [...]

Gifts of the Heart

Gifts of the Heart

Happy Valentine ! On my Craft table I have a few quick gifts to share with you : Heart Hand Lotion Recipe : The bees wax will keep them solid until they melt from the heat of your hands. Lisa 1/3 Cup Coconut oil 1/3 Cup Cocoa butter or Shea Butter (flexible, use a combo of whatever [...]

Cookie Exchange * Bar Cookies

Cookie Exchange * Bar Cookies

Today's Cookie Exchange is all about Bar cookies. Perfect for my hubby's Christmas party and Lunch at town hall where I have to feed a crowd...... Lisa Bar Cookie Basics Line a 9-by-13-inch baking dish with foil, leaving a 2-inch overhang on two sides; coat the foil with cooking spray. Preheat the oven to 350 [...]

Chocolate covered Pecans

Chocolate covered Pecans

It's Chocolate covered Anything Day! These Pecans make a great Christmas gifts too- 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips3 tablespoons heavy cream2 cups pecan halves Combine the chocolate chips and cream in a medium metal bowl, and set on top of a pan of simmering water. Stir occasionally until melted and smooth. Remove from heat. Stir [...]

Cookie Exchange time

Cookie Exchange time

It's Cookies in a Jar recipe time : Oatmeal Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups cookies- 1 ¼ cups rolled oats¾ cup all-purpose flour½ cup packed brown sugar¼ cup granulated sugar½ teaspoon baking powder⅛ teaspoon baking soda½ cup coarsely chopped dry roasted peanuts1 cup miniature chocolate-covered peanut butter cups, halved Step 1 In a 1-quart jar layer oats, [...]

Give Thanks paper album

Give Thanks paper album

Wow! Today is Saturday and last day of November- Today join me in putting together a small paper album of Thanks from Creative Memories>>> I found this small kit on Ebay and I had to have it. It's filled with great paper and stickers to make as a small gift for my Mom of favorite [...]